Guen Douglas: Flash or Not to Flash?

By Guen Douglas The other day I posted a question on facebook asking about flash art. I've wanted to start compiling a glossary of tattoo terms for clients, but after Googling "flash art" and reading the Wikis and info on the subject I thought to ask my peers what they thought.

Guen Douglas: How To Avoid Tattoo Plagiarism

By Guen Douglas It's been so long since I've last written. so much has been going on in my life; a move from Amsterdam's Salon Serpent to Brighton's Magnum Opus and a couple of conventions back to back after the move (Brighton and Milan) have kept me busy. But I'm back with

Phil Kyle: From Brighton to Milan and Back… Part II

By Phil Kyle So a few days later it's off to Milan tattoo convention... The 17th edition, already! This is another one of my favorite convention because you get to see everyone and yet again... another great time. This convention is always packed with kick-ass artists, the attendance is unreal and it's placed

Crystal Morey Chats with the Versatile Guen Douglas

By Crystal Morey Guen Douglas has been turning heads and helping others turn heads with her eclectic tattoo work for over six years and on several different continents. Her name, as well as her work, keeps popping up all over the tattoo network and justifiably so... In a very short time

Guen Douglas: The Process of Getting a Custom Tattoo

By Guen Douglas A fantastic time at the Montreal tattoo convention and a week and a half guest spot Ottawa's 5-Cents tattoo have inspired me to write about this months topic: Custom Tattoos: The Process... I had a no-show during my guest spot at 5-Cents. This client had been asking to get tattooed

Guen Douglas: What Do You Want to Talk About?

By Guen Douglas Your "not a manifesto" post lit a little fire under me. Ha-ha All this hoopla about TLC's new show has really had me thinking about a project I've wanted to start for a long time, and with everyone all fired-up, I'm hoping some of you may want to help