Tattoos are making a comeback in many parts of the world. It is especially true in North America, Japan, and Europe.
No longer are tattoos only reserved for sailors, criminals and prostitutes. It has entered the mainstream.
This new surge has attracted many new and brilliant artists. Some of them are entering the tattoo industry with a background in technical arts and fine arts.
There has also been significant advantage in tattoo ink and tattoo equipment. This has led to great improvements in the quality of tattoos been produced.
It has taken a hold in pop culture. In fact it has even inspired several television reality series based on getting tattooed.
Tattooing has been around for countless years. It has been practiced in some form or the other all over the world. They have been used for decorative and spiritual purposes. Tattoos have been used in rites of passage, to mark status, and even to mark slaves.
Whether good or bad, everyone has an opinion on getting a tattoo. Some people like to admire and touch, but are afraid of getting a tattoo infection. Others will use their body as a canvas to express themselves through their body art. Some will look with scorn, and pass judgment.
Tattoos have a long history. They will continue to endure well into the future.
I have quite a few tattoos. I know what it means to search for that perfect tattoo. I also understand what it is like to be tattooed in today’s culture.
Here we celebrate those who are true fans of the wonderful art of tattooing. We seek to educate those who have misconceptions about tattoos and getting tattooed.
If you are considering getting a new tattoo we will guide you through the process. Offer tips and suggestions for choosing that perfect tattoo design.
If like me, you are hoping to fill all available space on your body, we salute you. We will be glad to post your pictures and share your stories.
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