This movie is a documentary about Tattoo-Andy (Andy Larsson), who started tattooing only ten years old, inspired by his father and some sailor friends of his, who all had tattoos.

His story begins in Halmstad and continues in Nyhavn, Copenhagen, Denmark, where he at first is working with the legendary tattoo artist Tato-Jack and later on with Tattoo-Ole. Andy returns to Sweden, to Gothenburg, and in 1992 he begins a new era in Halmstad which ties it all together.

Tommy Lindgren, in the process of having his second ship tattooed by Andy, 44 years after he got his first one.