The Art of Healing People

 

Tattoo artists have a hefty responsibility to humanity.

 

When a customer walks through your doors they are...

Top Five Reasons You Love Pinterest Tattoos

Admit it. You have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest. On one hand you have more business than you ever expected, and you'...

How to Make Customers Comfortable in Uncomfortable Situations

Anyone who’s tattooed or been tattooed knows the experience is painful. To what degree depends on both personal pain tolerance...

The Smell of Sweet Deposit Money

Many tattoo artists and shops require appointment deposits because their time is valuable. If you’ve ever no-showed at your...

Grace is Contagious

 

As the tattooing industry continues to change, your artistry will attract a whole new genre and generation of...

How Tattoo Artists Can Create a Demand for Work

 

How to Create a Demand for Your Work

Nothing worthwhile comes easy in life. We’ve all heard  it,...

CALL TO ARTISTS: Become a Custom Tattoo Designer

Have you ever wanted to draw tattoo designs for a living? Well here's your chance! We are looking for talented illustrators and...

Mystic Piercing and Tattoo in Crofton, MD Pilots Tattourist Reality Show

Jimi Harris, Tattoo Artist and owner of Crofton, MD...

Body Designs Tattoo Shop in Deer Park, NY Interview

 

Offering custom tattoo designs in the heart of Deer Park, New York, Body Designs is a little gem of a tattoo shop....

Flower Tattoos

As spring makes its welcome arrival, you may choose to celebrate the change of seasons with a flower tattoo.

 

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Tattoo Artist Profiles

Tattoo artist profiles are a fundamental place to start if you want to find a talented and skilled artist in your locale, or...

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How to Gain Your Client's Trust

How to Gain Your Client’s Trust

One of the most difficult aspects of sales jobs and services jobs,...

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Here’s the Tattoo Shop, Where’s the People?

Admit it, you love seeing your Facebook fan page grow, and it’s a welcoming surprise to read comments from followers or friends...

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Ty Pallotta of Premium Blend Tattoo

Located in the up and coming DoMa section of Manahawkin, New Jersey, Premium Blend was opened in 2004 by owner Ty Pallotta, 37,...

NY Nic Tiger

NY Nic of Body Language Tattoo, Astoria, NY

Born and raised in New York, Nicole Palapoli aka NY Nic, 33, has been an artist since she could hold a pencil. From early on,...

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Tattoo.com Video Round Up 12/23 - 01/06

A day late and a dollar short, but we’ve compiled a brand new tattoo video round up to ring in the new year. We hope you all had...

Patsy Grieco Freehand

Patsy Grieco of Fast Lane Tattoo

Located right outside of Albany, New York in Castleton, is Fast Lane Tattoo. With three full time artists, two apprentices, a...

NY NIC Tiger Tattoo

Body Language Tattoo NYC

Body Language Tattoo was the brainchild of two hungry and eager minds that wanted a change in their lives. After leaving her job...

Moni Marino Painting

Tattoo.com Video Round Up Week 11/25-12/2

Settling back into your everyday schedule might seem like a daunting task after Thanksgiving weekend, especially when your...

Rachel G Chest Tattoo

Rachel Gonzalez of Exotic Eye Tattoo

Exotic Eye Tattoo has been open for a year and a half in the beautiful state of Hawaii. A single artist operation, Rachel...

Chich Rosary

Inside Look at 8 Zero 1 Ink Gallery [Video]

8 Zero Ink Gallery opened shop in Midvale almost three years ago, after owner/artist Isaac Luck got fed up of working under...

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Tattoo.com Video Round Up 11/18-11/25

Take a load off and gear up for the holiday season with our weekly video round up. This week, our video round up brings you Mike...

Jeff Gogue Neck Tattoo

Tattoo.com Video Round Up 11/11-11/18

As promised, here is Tattoo.com’s second installment of the weekly video round up with tattoo videos from all over. This week,...

Chris Cashmore Sleeve

Tattoo 3sixty with Chris Cashmore [Video]

Chris Cashmore hails from Canberra, Australia and has been operating out of his own shop, Tattoo Power, since 1997. Starting out...

Jasmine Flower

Jasmine McLean of S and S Tattooing

Opened by artist/owner, Shawn Lee, S and S Tattooing has been up and running since 2009. With two experienced artists that , S...

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Tattoo.com Video Round Up 11/04-11/11

Welcome to Tattoo.com’s weekly video round up. Every week or so, we will scour the expansive plains of the internet and beyond...

Mel D Black and Grey

Mel D of Inkjunkys Tattoo

Inkjunkys Tattoo was founded in 2000 in Arkansas, but Owner/Artist Mel D changed locations to Tulsa, OK soon after. With two...

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What to Take Away from "Tattoo Rescue"

Tattoo reality based TV shows have become a huge part of the tattoo industry, particularly its movement into the mainstream....

Mike DeVries Portraits

Inside Look at MD Tattoo Studio [Video]

MD Tattoo Studio is one of the country’s most prestigious and professional tattoo shops. It’s no surprise that artists like Josh...

Tyler Whitlock Rose

Inside Look at Simi Valley Tattoo [Video]

Owner/Artist Mike Pesterre saw an opportunity and seized it; after apprenticing at Simi Valley Tattoo under previous ownership,...

Todo Fear and Loathing Tattoo

Behind The Machine: Todo B feat. 2 Chainz [Video]

Todo B is an award winning realistic tattoo artist out of ABT Tattoo in McDonough, Georgia. His tattoo beginnings started out in...

Ryan Weaver Gun Holster

Inside Look at Kingdom Tattoo [Video]

Decatur, Georgia’s own Kingdom Tattoo isn't your everyday shop. While some tattoo shops might come across as intimidating,...

Robert Kinman Tattoo

Robert Kinman of Southern Steel Tattoos

Robert Kinman 44 Southern Steel Tattoos is obviously doing something right; with two locations in Virginia and Kentucky, Owner/...

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Jake Baker of Inkjunkys Tattoo

Inkjunkys Tattoo was founded in 2000 in Arkansas but moved to Tulsa, OK two years ago. Still young, Inkjunkys plans on expanding...

Chris Huff

Inside Look at Now or Never Tattoo [Video]

After working at another Georgia tattoo shop for 11 years, Chris Huff had a vision to open up his own custom tattoo studio with...

Todo Iron Maiden

Inside Look at ABT Tattoo [Video]

ABT Tattoo has been up and running since 2005 and has established a reputable tattoo studio with world class talent to boot....