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Archive for March 15, 2011

Dan Smith: “With the Light of Truth” (Video)

(Dan Smith can be found at High Voltage Tattoo and Dan Smith Tattoos.) (more…)

Dawn Cooke: Lady Tattooers

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Today Nick (our shop guy) asked me why there weren’t that many good women tattoo artists. He felt there should be more I suppose. I said two reasons, first most women aren’t tough enough to work ten times harder than their male peers and take tons of shit along the way. Second they aren’t taken seriously enough in the first place to even be offered the opportunity. Then if they are offered the opportunity based on their skill or looks which ever go back to reason one. (more…)