Tattoo de Iloco’s Janer Santos Redux

News Flash: Ilocos Norte’s premier tattooist, Janer Santos, bagged Best in Color and 5 other major awards at the just concluded Feel D’ Ink Tattoo and Band Fest in Poro Point, San Fernando, La Union. Congratulations, my wonderful friend!! You make us proud.

bio-organic, a stunning work of Art by Janer Santos

"bio-organic", a stunning work of art by Janer Santos

tattoo de iloco

To Janer, here’s something I found interesting…

“Your necklace may break, the fau tree may burst, but my tattooing is indestructible.  It is an everlasting gem that you will take into your grave.”

~Verse from a traditional tattoo artist’s song, as quoted on, “Skin Stories: The Art and Culture of Polynesian Tattoo,” 2003

Janer's World

Janer's World

Janer's Art

Janer's Art

Janer's Awards

Janer's Awards

More on Janer’s winning entries on my next post. (Click to read previous post on Janer).

4 thoughts on “Tattoo de Iloco’s Janer Santos Redux

    • no big deal nu genuine talent ti pagsasaritaan;) ilalaing mo idiay forthcoming competitions mo ha. i-update nak tu. wish you luck.

    • It is located just behind the Zenco Footstep store, fronting the Laoag Central School along Rizal St. Thanks. The shop is not mine… heheh… it’s owned by talented Janer Santos. Thanks.

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