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I Am a Tattoo Artist

MY WORLD IS BEAUTIFUL 104 People

    My Dream Job

    my dream is to one day become a tattoo artist. ive wanted todo this for years and finally decided to stick with it. i love art and i love drawing and painting. ive used it as my way of excape ive drawn up several tattoos for ppl and am getting an american flag i drew up for...
    SuttonsGirl SuttonsGirl 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15, 2010

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    How Much Can I Sacrifice?

    Is it possible to be a full time tattoo artist/significant other/friend/present family member all at one time? Maybe there will be once the akward teen years of my tattooing maturity pass... I hope so, but if thats just how it is; as a tattoo artist: it is impossible not...
    parasitehostess parasitehostess 22-25, F 3 Responses May 4, 2010

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    Love Body Art!

    The idea of having my art seen on people for the rest of their lives is the most amazing feeling! I even have my own tattoo kit! and I am always looking for new victims...i mean customers :P
    MissKira MissKira 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 1, 2013

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    Coloring A Tattoo

    what voltage recommended for coloring a tattoo ..im using a 7 flat shader..any one pls help me??
    freefallgardens freefallgardens 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 13, 2012

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    First Tattoo Design

    i have designed a tattoo to get on my 18th and i have a design that i have drawn but it feels like something is missing and i was wondering if anyone could help, if you feel you can let me know and ill email you the picture. thanks for any help :)
    ktrenholm ktrenholm 16-17 Sep 25, 2012

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    Any Color Packing Tips?

    I am new to tattooing I've been doiing it for 6 months and have been taught through an apprentiship at a legit shop. I left this legit shop for a month and came back a couple of weeks ago.  before my little break, my mentors who were teaching me had left/ retired...
    parasitehostess parasitehostess 22-25, F 8 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    I had both backs of my thighs done tonight with

    big fancy script under my bum reading, "A Pirate's Life for Me". It looks so good!! Perfect size and location to mimic the look of stockings. Whew it had some intense moments!! Feeling a little like a real bad razor burn now, and I know healing is going to be rough having a...
    princessbumbleB princessbumbleB 26-30, F Mar 27

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    Greetings

    I've recently begun my journey into tattooing. I'm an apprentice in a shop and am looking forward to meeting and making new connections in the field. The world of tattooing is breathtaking in my eyes and I look forward to starting. I'm not too knowledgeable in many things, so I...
    Pann88 Pann88 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 31, 2013

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    WOW !

    I am a tattoo artist and very few people know it , I am good at what I do and most of my free time is spent in this , today by chance I got my sketchbook with me to school and some of my friends saw it and they were like WOW ! " you are amazing , its so...
    lisarisamonalimkins lisarisamonalimkins 16-17 18 Responses Jul 16, 2009

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    My First Tattoo Kit..

    Yoooooo, i got my first tattoo kit..the professional ones.. it jus got delivered today.. i can't wait to start inking.. i can't believe it 8 years back i used to ink with needles.. now with this i can save lotta time.. :o) am so excited i had to share it here.. i hope i do...
    BrozYBro BrozYBro 26-30, M 4 Responses Feb 17, 2011

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    My New Love!

    I just got a New machine in, The Watson by Pulse. I just want to say how much I freaken love it!! So far it seems very sound with a very nice balance of weight to it. I'm really looking forward using it through this busy tax season! It really makes me one happy girl!!!
    princessbumbleB princessbumbleB 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    Please Tell Me Its Not Like This At Every Tattoo Shop...

    I'm told that this same particular brand of a*sholary will be at any shop I go to. I hope this isn't true. If it is, however, I need to figure out how to handle it because I am not going to ******* give up. This art form is too  prescious to me, I don't know what I...
    parasitehostess parasitehostess 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 24, 2010

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    Ok so I've been tattooing

    for quite a while now..how likely will I be able to get an apprenticeship so I can get licensed or what steps should I take since I didn't receive formal training? I was trained under one of my homies but I've lost contact with him a while back. I want to be more professional...
    InkMommy InkMommy 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I Love What I Do ..Ink Luv

    im a tattoo artist and also an army wife.. whao.. ive been tattooing for 8 years , i also love drawing .. right now we move alot so it would be cool to meet new artist and start some new work :)
    shayinkluvmarie shayinkluvmarie 22-25, F Jul 29, 2013

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    My Ex Got My Name Covered By Another Tatto

    So my ex got my name tatted and got it covered what does it mean if he got it covered does he not love me no more or just can't stand looking at my name since where not together ???
    laurax324 laurax324 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2013

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    Building My Career Back Up

    So what made you a successful tattoo artist? ty ;P
    BlueCastleJ BlueCastleJ 22-25, M 5 Responses Jul 7, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    It is my dream job, I don't think I'll ever do it though. My drawings aren't good enough yet, plus I'd have to move to a bigger city to get more money. But I love tattoos, and body...
    trippyprincess trippyprincess 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I've been wanting to get sleeve tattoos so bad but I have to plan it well. Also, I have to look for a tattoo artist I personally like. I'm picky about my art and I don't plan to go...
    ponycupcake ponycupcake 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I have 4. I have a rose that covers my left foot. (large and unfinished) I have a heart shaped locket and key on the left side of my chest and collar bone (large and unfinished) I...
    alexdahlia alexdahlia 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    Tattoos make a person 10 times more attractive on guys and girls. I love sleeves and i hope to have at least one someday. And i want to be a tattoo artist
    dorkyalien dorkyalien 16-17, F Jun 25

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    I have three tattoos and I am currently talking to my tattoo artist, designing a fourth one. I can't wait for this one because it has so much meaning behind it.
    krazykay20 krazykay20 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love them with a passion 😍 my idol is kay von D πŸ˜©πŸ˜πŸ’ soon ama be a tattoo artist nd gonna be all tatted up πŸ˜ˆπŸ‘
    ashley486 ashley486 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I really want a tattoo I am planning to get one on my shoulder first and if I like it possibly work down and form a bit of a sleeve. Though depends what I want to do so I might...
    damnitsover damnitsover 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    I literally am an artist. Gonna try and move to tattooing
    ArtFlux ArtFlux 13-15, M Jul 13

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    I have 3 tattoos and they each have a special meaning to me. I would love to get more but in the professional world, it is typically looked upon as taboo. However, I have been...
    nicolek16 nicolek16 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I like Tattoos, its exotic to me..but not like harry style's or bieber's,its like you just got out of jail..enough some tattoos with meaning.. Unfortunately I don't have one, I can...
    9thguy 9thguy 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    RUSSIAN PRISON TATTOOS This informations is from a book, which mentions the meanings of them in the 1980's. There were 35 million serving time in Russian jails then and the ink...
    cpthaddock cpthaddock 51-55, M Jul 4

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    This is how I got my tattoo removed. Well you see, I inquired about the laser thing but it's sooooo expensive and I'm a student so I can't really afford something that costs so...
    mrmshkh mrmshkh 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    My first tattoo follows my collar bone and says NEVER AGAIN. When I turned 23 I got 23 stars on my foot with letters in them representing important people in my life. My third...
    justagirl4u justagirl4u 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I love observing random people's tattoos but always wonder why they chose a certain one. I never really wanted one for years, didn't like any 'symbol' or picture so much as to have...
    joydream joydream 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    My brother got a tattoo kit for his birthday. My mom was weak for a second, and I jumped at the chance. So, my brother gave me a tattoo in my backyard :) Now I have a tattoo and...
    mairesequin mairesequin 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I always wanted a tattoo and never knew what to have and because it is there for ever, it had to mean something special. Well A year and a half ago my dad died. He had cancer but...
    lemolemo lemolemo 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    uggg talk about sexy !!! the more tattoos the better !! I want soo bad to get one, an I love men with tattoos its a turn on and when they are sentimental its sweet. im ok with...
    Yungbug Yungbug 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    people: Cool tattoo! what does it mean? me: just enjoy the art, buddy and step back. people: who did it for you me: a zookeeper -_-" people: why you acting like a brute? me: cause...
    rukesh3 rukesh3 18-21, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    HELP!! I have four tattoos and I hate two of them. I got them all in the span of two years, after I went through something traumatic. I was doing a bunch of crazy things. The one...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I love guys with tattoos idk why but it's just so attractive and sexy. A guy that's tall good or ok body tattoos and curly hair big thumbs up to me lol😍😍😍😍
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F Jun 29

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    Tattoos are so insanely attractive, and piercings. If he's got tattoos, both his ears pierced or a lip ring I'm dead 😍😡
    SecondStars SecondStars 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    My tattoos are my journey in life, you can read my body as a book, every time I've hit rock bottom the needle has put me back on the path I was on. They are an extension of myself...
    angelwithdirtywings angelwithdirtywings 26-30, F Jun 30

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    I think this tattoo is so beautiful and so meaningful. This is the kind of tattoo I want. I don't want just some meaningless ink imbedded in my skin. I want something that can...
    RebeccaLouise224 RebeccaLouise224 16-17, F 19 Responses Jul 1

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    well, i love tattoo. i think it's beautiful, a scar that's so beautiful. i'm thinking to get an astronaut tattoo bcs i think it gets me and it has a special meaning for me. but i'm...
    dasosleefi dasosleefi 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 1

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    I love my tattoos & love tattoos in general. Love how our bodies are canvas boards for art.
    thatkidsmitty thatkidsmitty 18-21, M Jul 1

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    He has little tattoos all over and I love to play with them. They all have a story, a reason. He is sweet and reserved but the tattoos remind me he wasn't always this way. I kind...
    Diabo1ique Diabo1ique 70+ Jul 1

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    Just some artistic quotes i liked, hope you enjoy them x β€œArt will remain the most astonishing activity of mankind born out of struggle between wisdom and madness, between dream...
    LucemSpiritus LucemSpiritus 18-21, M Jul 3

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    I love my tattoos got two on my chest,I am going to tattoo my arms and neck with in a year or two
    ColeJacobs ColeJacobs 22-25, M Jul 5

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    Is it legal to get a tattoo under the age of 18? Im in Australia btw and i really want to get a tattoo it looks mad
    ThunderKuntz ThunderKuntz 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    I have several tattoos all have a story behind them. Each tattoo symbolises an important time in my life which I don't want to forget-- life lessons perhaps? :-)
    snugglepie snugglepie 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    Have 3 tattoos and no regrets. Love the entire process. Determining the concept or image that I want and seeing it finished on my body. I love the feel of the tattoo needle as...
    ptaylor4022 ptaylor4022 41-45, M 1 Response Jul 11

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    I have several now myself, but finding a decent tattooist is the key.I like to watch those American tattoo TV shows. You can get ideas from them. 
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 12

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    My next tattoo is in memory of my brother, he was only 23 and got hit on his moped by a turkey truck in Lauren's. This was only a little over a month ago. The crazy thing about his...
    daddysprincess2026 daddysprincess2026 18-21, F Jul 15