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Archive for September 16, 2011

Adam Shrewsbury Tattoo Artist Magazine Article Preview for Issue #27

Robert Ryan: So what are some things that could distract a tattooer in the application of a tattoo? And drain power from the image?

Adam Shrewsbury: Again, there are several different things. It could be the environment being real hectic, or the music could be really terrible, or maybe the customer has come with a friend who is putting off terrible vibes, or maybe the customers themselves are putting you off… I guess, probably, the biggest thing for me is when the customers themselves don’t trust you. You know? And they question every action, and every time you’re about to put red in, they’re like, “Uhhhhhh, let’s stop. Let’s not do that.” And they question you with every step. So really, I guess I feel that if a tattoo doesn’t show its strengths, it’s because the relationship between the tattooer and the customer has sort of floundered a bit…

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*News* Tattoo Archive Website Redesigned

Courtsey of C.W. Eldridge: To all our faithful friends, we are very excited to let you know about our redesigned website at www.tattooarchive.com.

We know you’ll enjoy our new look, which features larger images and an easier to navigate Online Store. Did we mention larger images?

The Tattoo Archive still has the high quality tattoo history and collectibles that you have come to expect from us, as well as a chance to get involved with the Paul Rogers Tattoo Research Center and information about our online newsletter…

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