Pet Tattoos and Piercings: Trend or Animal Cruelty?

Have you ever seen or even heard of this unusual trend? Some pet owners get their animals tattoos or piercings. While they might...

Gang Member Blinded and Musician Hospitalized By Botched Eyeball Tattoos

Eyeball tattooing is becoming more popular among body mod enthusiasts. This trend is catching on because of the way it can make...

Grizzlies Neck Tattoo

Memphis Grizzlies Honor James Johnson with Neck Tattoo

Tattoos and sports have forged a unique and tightly intertwined relationship in recent times. Just as the industry gains...

Happy Holidays from Tattoo.com!

December is one of the most anticipated months of the year. With Christmas and the New Year around...

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...

Vanity Fair Graphic

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...

Google Throat Tattoo

Motorola Patents Electronic Neck Tattoo for Smartphones

With the recent advent of Google Glass and rapid advancement of technology that incorporates ‘human’ elements, it’s become clear...

Tattoing

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...

Trigger

Inked Addicts One Year Anniversary Party [Video]

Inked Addicts’ one year anniversary featured 2 days of non stop tattooing, starting with a full house on Friday the 13th of...

Kobe Bryant's Tattoos

Lebron James' and Kobe Bryant's Tattoos get Licensed

More developments in the state of copyrighting tattoo designs in the world of professional sports; this time, Lebron James’ and...

Army Tattoo

U.S Army Establishes New Tattoo Policy

It’s been a long time coming, but it looks the United States Army will be changing its tattoo policy as part of a larger effort...

Tattoo Ink

European Inks Possibly Toxic, Link to Cancer

New reports from Desmond Tobin, director at the Bradford University Center for Skin Sciences suggests that carcinogenic...

Skin Hooked Tattoo

Skin Hooked Tattoo Offers Tattoo Software

Finding the perfect tattoo design or concept is hard enough. It’s a serious commitment and a lifelong decision, unless you want...

Charlie Cartwright at GTC

Charlie Cartwright to Tattoo for One Day Only 09/27/2013

On Friday, September 27th, Charlie Cartwright will be coming out of retirement to tattoo for one day only at the legendary Good...

APT Trade Show

John Montgomery to be Honored at APT Trade Show

On September 24-26, 2013, The Alliance of Professional Tattooists will hold their fourth annual Tattoo Trade Show at the Golden...

Electronic Tattoo

New "Electronic Tattoo" Tracks the Heat in Your Veins

Not quite on the same level as Anthony Antonellis “digital” RFID tattoo experiment, there’s a new experimental “electronic...

Miss America Tattoo

Theresa Vail: First Tattooed Miss America Contestant

Traditionally, the Miss America Pageant is known to showcase beautiful women that represent grace, talent, intelligence, class...

Tattoo in Progress

D.C Proposes 24 Hour Wait for Tattoos

Tattoo & piercing shops in Washington D.C are unregulated, but this could easily change in the near future. This past Friday...

Mike Tyson Ed Helms

Can Tattoos Be Copyrighted? [Update]

I previously wrote on the growing concern in the tattoo industry over copyrighting and licensing custom tattoos on professional...

Mike DeVries Skate Deck

We Care Arts Tattoo Skateboard Auction

On Friday, September 13, 2013, We Care Arts will hold a silent Skateboard Art Auction to benefit their unique programs and...

Anthony Antonelli

Digital Tattoos: The Future of Art Exhibit Curation?

Straight out of an episode of FOX’s “24”, when Jack Bauer pulled a microchip with top secret information out of a dead body,...

Tattoos for the Cure Flyer

Tattoos for the Cure

In 2008, Terry Dipple, owner of Ink’d Chronicles Tattoo Studio in Pomona, CA, saw his fiance, Michelle, diagnosed with breast...

SafetyTat

Allergy Tattoos: Helping or Hurting?

The recent death of a 13 year old California girl with a peanut allergy sparked a wave of fear among parents sending children...

Scarification

Arkansas Attempts Body Mod Ban

The world of body modification is not limited to tattoos; people pierce, implant, enhance and do loads of other things to...

Nike Tatau Body Suit

Nike Pulls Tattoo Inspired Sportwear

After over 750 people in Australia and New Zealand signed a petition deeming the product as offensive and culturally...

United Ink

Upcoming Tattoo Convention: United Ink Flight 913

This September 6th-8th, Tattoo Lou’s will host United Ink Flight 913 as a part of the New York Tattoo Education and Arts...

Colin Kaepernick Back Tattoo

Can Tattoos Be Copyrighted?

Who owns your tattoos? On the surface, it seems like a silly questions; there are too many tattoo artists and too many tattooed...

Do Us Part

"Do Us Part" by Johnny Quintana

“Do Us Part” is the illustrative sequel to Johnny Quintana’s first book “Till Death”. While the first installment was centered...

Oliver Peck Tattooing

SullenTV: Artist Spotlight with Oliver Peck

Oliver Peck, a Texas native, was featured as the special guest at the ninth stop of the Rockstar Inked Up World Tour in El Paso...

 Eric Dean Spruth Tattooing

Sacred Transformations: Tattoos and Lifestyle Changes

Sacred Transformations is a Chicago based Non-Profit Organization that provides free tattoos to help people who have been burned...

Josh Duffy Stomach Tattoo

The Collector's Timeline [Video]

Tattoo.com caught up with Josh Fink, an avid tattoo collector from Las Vegas, Nevada, in Seal Beach, CA right before he made his...

Jaime "Mouse" Lopez Pencil Sketch

Jaime "Mouse" Lopez: "A Vision from the Inside" Book

“A Vision From the Inside” is a brand new book issued by C/S Publishing designed by Frank Campos, chronicling the life and times...

Amy Nicolleto

Amy Nicoletto at Inked Addicts in Lake Forest, CA

The most recent name to grace Inked Addicts was Amy Nicoletto, who took her talents to Inked Addicts and satisfied some of her...

Bearcat Tattoo Galery

Bearcat Tattoo Gallery One Year Anniversary [Video]

For a long time, Sierra Colt had an idea brewing in his mind; he wanted to start his own custom tattoo shop in San Diego,...

Big Meas Unbreakable

SullenTV: Artist Spotlight with Big Meas

Justin Wilson, aka Big Meas, was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. Throughout his childhood, he developed a love for graffiti and...