Thousands of pounds raised for tattoo artist whose wife died in Tonga tsunami

'Friend inkers and the large tattoo family' are coming together to help Tonga survivor.

1/27/2022 12:20:00 PM

Tattoo and piercing artists have come together to support the husband of British woman who was killed in the devastating tsunami that hit Tonga ❤

'Friend inkers and the large tattoo family' are coming together to help Tonga survivor.

woman, while he clung to a tree.According to friend and former colleague Tota Volpe-Landi, their house and James’ tattoo parlour were also destroyed on January 15.Ms Volpe-Landi ran the Happy Sailor tattoo and piercing shop in Shoreditch, east, with James, who she described as a ‘cool guy’ and ‘fun to be around’.

Just days after the disaster, she launched acalling on ‘friend inkers and the large tattoo family’ to help raise £5,000 for her friend and ex colleague.She said: ‘We are just trying to help out someone that lost his business, his house.‘Most of the people that I recognise from the donations and everything are either tattooists or customers that got tattooed by James for a long time.

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