Meet our resident artist Jess Platt

In the vibrant and eclectic neighborhood of Deptford, London, a tattoo artist named Jess Platt has been leaving her mark, both figuratively and literally, at Three Kings Tattoo. Originally hailing from Bexleyheath, Jess has made Deptford her artistic home, channeling her passion for American Traditional tattooing into stunning pieces of body art. Let's delve into the fascinating world of Jess Platt and explore the unique blend of tradition, pop culture, and personal quirks that define her as an artist.

Lady head tattoo by Jess Platt

Jess's journey into the world of tattooing began with a profound love for American Traditional flash painting. This classic and timeless style, characterized by bold outlines, vibrant colors, and iconic imagery, captured her imagination and set her on a path to becoming a tattoo artist. As she honed her skills, she found herself at Three Kings Tattoo, where she has been crafting beautiful pieces for the past couple of years.

Known for her prowess in American Traditional tattooing, Jess Platt brings a classic yet contemporary edge to her work. Her creations are a harmonious fusion of traditional techniques and her own artistic flair, resulting in tattoos that tell stories, evoke emotions, and stand the test of time. Whether it's a fierce panther, a vintage rose, or a lady head, each piece is a testament to her dedication to the craft.

Swallow tattoo by Jess Platt

When Jess isn't busy turning skin into a canvas, you might find her indulging in guilty pleasures like the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" and "Salt Lake City." It's these moments of downtime that fuel her creativity and provide a refreshing break from the intensity of her work. Unwinding with her Nintendo Switch and Xbox, Jess embraces the world of gaming as yet another form of artistic expression.

Surprisingly, not many are aware of Jess's childhood obsession with "The Simpsons." Growing up, the iconic yellow family with their humorous escapades left an indelible mark on her, inspiring her in ways that continue to influence her art today. This childhood passion serves as a reminder that even the seemingly mundane aspects of life can be a wellspring of creativity.

Looking ahead, Jess Platt has her sights set on the world. Eager to embark on new adventures and explore different tattooing scenes, she dreams of undertaking guest spots around the globe. Her desire to learn from diverse cultures and connect with fellow tattoo enthusiasts fuels her ambition to leave her mark on an international scale.

For those who want to adorn their skin with Jess Platt's unique artistry, booking a session with her in London is just a click away. Visit Three Kings Tattoo contact page to let Jess Platt's art become a part of your own unique story. Click here to view more of Jess's work.

Jess Platt Flash sheet

Some of Jess's recent flash