April 4, 2015
Perhaps you’ve scrolled through varied tattoo magazines and have seen the magnificent talent that exists in the tattoo industry. Today, many artists post their tattoo design portfolios on all types of social media, from More
August 22, 2014
I’m not one to evoke fear in people, but there are a few tattoo nightmare situations you should be cautious of if you are in the process of selecting a tattoo artist or a permanent design.   The following tattoo More
August 6, 2014
Cover up tattoos are a popular alternative  to laser tattoo removal and might be the perfect solution for a tattoo design you either regret, or have grown tired of. If you are thinking about a cover up tattoo the More
July 25, 2014
Traveling to a tattoo convention is a perfect way to get inked by some of your favorite artists that may be featured right here on Tattoo.com. Tattoo conventions are packed with some of the world’s most talented artists More
June 24, 2014
  The best part about tattoos is that they are permanent. Unlike most purchases you will make in your lifetime, when you get tattooed you're wearing a tangible piece of art.   With that said, the cost of a tattoo over More
May 30, 2014
Even the most careful of tattoo collectors may need a tattoo cover up at least once in their life. Sometimes we get our tattoos young and don't research the tattoo artists thoroughly enough. We may end up with a tattoo More
May 9, 2014
If you want a custom tattoo design, you’re going to need to seek inspiration that you can later feed your tattoo artist for ideas and design planning. Inspiration may come in the middle of the night, or it may take days More
May 7, 2014
Surprisingly (or maybe not surprisingly) there are people who look for free tattoo designs. While it may be monetarily free to do an internet search and select an existing tattoo design, that is not a truly unique More
April 26, 2014
Do you have a tattoo that you regret?   With tattoo removal and cover-ups on the industry rise, it only makes sense to consider how to prevent these mistakes before you make them permanent choices in your self- More
April 24, 2014
Tattoo meanings are unique to each and every person who decides to get a tattoo (or two, or three, or fifty!). The meaning of one tattoo could vary greatly from the meaning of another tattoo a person decides to get at a More
April 22, 2014
How do you come up with a brand new tattoo idea? Do you flip through pages and pages of tattoo magazines for inspiration?   Do you read fashion or beauty magazines to grasp your basic sense of style? Or do you just know More
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February 19, 2014
(While YOU Were Sleeping...)   Relationships take work on both sides. Whether with family, friends, romantic or professional, if you’re not willing to invest time in building relationships with potential or existing More
February 13, 2014
Do you believe in love at first sight? Sure it can happen. While generally considered a rare event as it does not happen to everyone, it still happens.  Some people are lucky enough to have experienced the butterflies, More
Tattoo Rescue Logo
November 5, 2013
Tattoo reality based TV shows have become a huge part of the tattoo industry, particularly its movement into the mainstream. Without a doubt, tattoos on TV have done wonders to bring body art culture into the homes of More
Tattoo Ink
September 24, 2013
New reports from Desmond Tobin, director at the Bradford University Center for Skin Sciences suggests that carcinogenic compounds found in the common tattoo inks used in Europe can be linked to the development of cancer More
Ricky Smith Ram
August 19, 2013
Ricky Smith, 23, is one of the collection of young and talented tattoo artists at one of Nashville, Tennessee’s newest tattoo shops, Gold Club Electric Tattoo. Taking pride in diversity and a completely open line of More
Jo Lynn Cepeda Portrait and Butterflies
August 16, 2013
Jo Lynn Cepeda, 28, is the sole artist and owner of White Rabbit Tattoo Parlour in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Open since April 2012, Cepeda runs an exclusively custom shop, excelling in 3D realism and color tattoos, made to More
Las Vegas Sign
August 14, 2013
Las Vegas is a sacred haven of nightlife and entertainment for the masses. I may be marginalizing the cities historic importance when I say that Las Vegas’ economy is almost exclusively dependent on tourism, but there’s More
Jess Yen Half Sleeve
August 14, 2013
To the average person, the vegan lifestyle and tattoos seem to have little in common. Many people in the tattoo industry are unaware that the numerous supplies tattoo artists use are loaded with animal byproducts. It More
London Reese Blood Halo
August 13, 2013
  Brittan “London” Reese, 27, has become a household name in the tattoo community in the last few years. From 2009 to 2012, Reese worked alongside Mike Devries. After being crowned victor of the first season of Oxygen’ More
PJ Anderson Violin and Microphone
August 13, 2013
  P.J Anderson, 24, is one of the three young and talented artists out of Gold Club Electric Tattoo in Nashville, Tennessee. The shop, also only weeks old, is quickly spreading through word of mouth in the storied More
Katana Tattoo Logo
August 13, 2013
Katana Tattoo has been running out of Green Bay, WI for about nine months now, providing large custom tattoo work to the faithful of the midwest. Paul Dhuey, the sole owner/artist/operator at Katana has spent almost 20 More
Game of Thrones White Walker Tattoo
August 12, 2013
Running the risk of stating the obvious, the motives behind getting a tattoo vary from person to person. Many consider tattoos to be sacred in their meaning and delivery, often marking a significant event, More
Derrick Hooper Pointilism
August 8, 2013
Gold Club Electric Tattoo is pretty new to the Nashville, Tennessee tattoo scene, but they are quickly making a name for themselves and building a loyal clientele. Having just opened a few weeks ago, the tattoo artists More
 Eric Dean Spruth Tattooing
August 7, 2013
Watch and learn about the inspiring organization, Sacred Transformations:   Angela's Sacred Transformation from Thom on Vimeo.     Sacred Transformations is a Chicago based Non-Profit Organization that provides free More