A Forbidden Craft, Studies By Crez



A new volume from the series The Golden Flash Collection dedicated to Crez’s artwork: over 200 colored illustrations to celebrate the art of Japanese tattoo, reinterpreted by Crez, the internationally renowned Italian tattoo artist.

An exquisite miscellany of subjects, themes and characters created especially for this volume which present the many facets of Japan: from nature to samurai, animals to mythological creatures, including all the mysterious and intriguing characters from an ancient folk tradition: daruma, suikoden, samurai, geishas, dragons and muche more.

Including with the book, there is a print of Kintaro designed by Crez.



  • 200 pages
  • The Golden Flash Collection
  • Published and produced by Tattoo Life (Mediafriends Srl)
  • Year: 2018
  • Size: 25cm x 25cm