Gavin Rowe is originally from Richards Bay, Kwa-Zulu-Natal. Gavin started his Tattoo career, as an apprentice for 3 year under Sean Venter, Tattoo Artists and Owner of Zulu Tattoo Studio.

Gavin traveled extensively throughout Europe for 11 years and has had the privilege of working as a guest artist in various well known Tattoo Studios.

Gavin has had the opportunity to learn and work with numerous Award winning Artists naming but a few: Sean Venter – South Africa / Mully Hilton – South Africa / Justin Russle – New Zealand / Arnas & Rokas – Always Hungary – Litthoweinia / Milosh – Prague.Danny Bulman – Ireland / Serjio & Miguel – Italy / Karren Russel – Ireland / Angus Wall – Ireland / Ross All Star – Ireland / Bernie Luther – Belgium.

Gavin finally has returned to his original shop that he opened, after leaving Electric Iron and the artist has now finally become the owner.  What an inspiration!

Phone: 073 876 5851
Email: info@teardroptattoo.co.za