Tattoo Fixers Artist Jay Hutton Quits E4 Show

Tattoo artist, Jay Hutton has announced he's leaving the show, with tonight's episode being his last.

The 27-year-old from Abergele shot to fame on the E4 programme which first aired in 2015.

Credit: Channel 4
Credit: Channel 4

Today, he broke the news to fans on his Facebook page writing: "Hi guys, just want to say a massive thank you to you all for your continued and loyal support throughout my time on Tattoo Fixers. I have decided it's time for a change and wanted to let you know that tonight's final episode of the season will also be my last on the show. I'd like to thank Channel 4 and Studio Lambert for the opportunity. I've had a great time and will be leaving with some amazing memories having made friends for life. I wish the show all the best for the future and will continue to support my fellow cast members. Thank you again. Big love, Jay x"

Credit: Facebook
Credit: Facebook

Jay first came to the attention of programme makers after building up a list of high-profile clientele at his Adrenaline Tattoo Studio in Ellesmere Port, which he opened at the age of 21.

His work also went viral on Twitter after an impressive back piece featuring Floyd Mayweather was shared online by the world champion himself.

Jay was one of the original trio on the show who turned regrettable tattoos into masterpieces at a pop-up parlour in Hackney.

The show initially started out as a pilot series but due to its popularity it ended up smashing audience rating records.

Jay also featured on several TV programmes including panel show, Virtually Famous with Jimmy Carr.

He also went on to be a judge on E4's Tattoo Artist of the Year which searched the country for to find the best tattooist.

Words by Haleema Khokhar.

Featured Image Credit: E4

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