By Debra Yarian
My recent, internationally distributed book (ha-ha), So You Want To Be A Tattoo Artist? -Helpful hints on getting started in an exciting career as a tattoo artist, with little or no training or skill, caused quite a furor in the tattoo world. Both seasoned and novice tattooers alike, voiced
By Deb Yarian
Early in my tattoo career, I was blessed by the friendship and mentorship of Eric Inksmith and the late legendary Paul Rogers.
At a time when secrets of the trade were highly guarded, their willingness to share their knowledge with others was a rare commodity. It was that, their
By Nicki Kasper
I’ve met a lot of people over the last five years in this industry… I’ve made a lot of surface level friends and I’ve been blessed with quite a few real genuine friendships with people who truly care for me, and want to know who I am and
This is non-tattoo related, but it is too cool not to post and share....
What happens when a bowling ball and a feather are dropped together under the conditions of outer space?
Published on Oct 24, 2014
Programme website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0276q28 Brian Cox visits NASA’s Space Power Facility in Ohio to see what happens when
Pooch: I’m sitting here with my buddy Dennis Pase at his home in Louisville, Kentucky, going to do a little interview here, alright let’s start from the beginning, tell me a little about your history and where did you grow up?
Dennis Pase: I grew up in Lake Worth and Boynton Beach, Florida,
Congratulations to the five winners of the TAM FACEBOOK HALLOWEEN TATTOO CONTEST!
If you can email us immediately with your name, city, tattoo artist who did your tattoo, plus a paragraph of why you got this tattoo and what it means to you, we'll send you a download for your prizes
When did you know you wanted to get into tattooing?
My grandfather had a panther on his arm that he named marmaduke that he got in the Korean War. When I was 4 years old I would color on it with crayola markers. I think my mom knew at that point,
by HANNA TRUDO
Dmitry Morozov's tattoo isn't just about looks, it's about sound. The Moscow-based artist has a hefty 8- by 3-inch barcode stretching down his left forearm, and when he scans it with the right gadget: music.
Morozov grew up studying guitar and is a self-taught engineer. “I wanted to combine two passions—electronic
A new tool for life after a mastectomy. Breast cancer survivors are often told they have two options following a mastectomy: reconstruction or not. Most of the time, neither option can conceal the scars that often mark the experience. That’s why we at P.ink created the Inkspiration app by P.ink —
Ivar Myhrvold is a tattoo enthusiast and a frequent reader of the TAM blog. Last friday he got the rare opportunity to shoot some video while Marius Meyer put the finishing touches on his friend Wilhelm's full back piece. Check out this awesome piece come to completion!
by Colin Higgins
"I prefer drawing to talking. Drawing is faster, and leaves less room for lies" - Le Corbusier
Ever since I can remember I loved to draw. As a kid I drew continuously on anything I could get my hands on. From my love to draw came my love of
Practice makes perfect! Knowing what to practice always helps. Hopefully this will be a good place to start when it comes to filigree. Having an understanding of the basic elements and a solid working process, we hope, will give you a new perspective on art. Keep on keepin on!-UB
Orge Kalodimas' love and devotion on geometric tattoo led him to his recent book publication "Solstice Mandala". Orge spoke to HeartbeatInk Tattoo Magazine about his transition from realistic to geometric tattoo, the reason why he "avoids" colour, how he met with Sake, his influences, his preference in European tattoo and
Tattoo Artist Video Interview
Studio City Tattoo
11032 Ventura Blvd.
Studio City, CA
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The Duke City Tattoo Fiesta at Isleta Casino 2014. The Guild of Ethical Tattooists inspecting the Tattoo Fiesta.