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I Am a Tattoo Artist

MY WORLD IS BEAUTIFUL 111 People

    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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    I have been drawing designs

    for tattoos and I would eventually hope for someone to get something I designed on their body.
    cra2yk1d cra2yk1d 13-15, F Nov 8, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    My wife and I own a shop in our city.

    Tattoos are very common in our city. I've owned the shop for 7 years. Other shops have tried to start up, but they closed because mine got the best business. I love my job. I've never worked a day in my life !
    workhardworkhard workhardworkhard 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 19, 2014

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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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    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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    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, 2014

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    i have been tattooing

    for 7 years in Puyallup Washington
    garrett1990 garrett1990 22-25, M Jan 24

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    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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    Painter: I have been

    for over 13 years. It is one of the most rewarding "jobs" I have ever had.
    PaintedPoemCpl PaintedPoemCpl 36-40 Aug 30, 2014

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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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    Related Experiences

    Planning out my next tattoo with my favorite tattoo artist. This will be the last tattoo to complete my half sleeve. I'm excited. He's a great German Tattooer, gonna miss him when...
    Aubexile Aubexile 22-25, F 2 Responses 50 mins ago

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    As an artist i can really appreciate the talent of some tattoo artists. I would love to be a canvas for a tattoo artist! Unfortunately i am a keloid healer. That means my skin...
    Etheros Etheros 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    My mother and I got semi matching tattoos before my husband and I moved to Hawaii. Different verses, in the other's handwriting, and my tattoo artist did they up a little different...
    mrs007 mrs007 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    I have a Dali tattoo that I got when I was 18. Its a disoriented skull. This guy that did it. Dustin Horan. Still amazing. I tell family and friends to go to him. I went to him...
    ashleythis ashleythis 31-35, F Feb 12

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    I have a few things I would love to get but have yet to find a tattoo artist. Am I being too picky or just need to keep looking?
    poojibp poojibp 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 15

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    I don't hate tattoos. I enjoy looking at them as my husband is an artist and he has tattoos himself. In fact, it is funny because now I can actually pick out bad tattoos Vs. good...
    sugarhigh713 sugarhigh713 36-40, F Feb 11

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    I'm not an incredible artist but all my tattoos are my own... Either completely original or another artists drawing inspired by my original design and idea. I love my tattoos...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 9

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    Tattoos has been a human body art. Means Beauty or for the Indians how many You have Killed. Many love tattoos still and many have put on there girlfriends name anything in there...
    dreamychan dreamychan 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I can get tattoos that have no meaning. Some people find this crazy, I find that I LOVE art in general and would never be opposed to being a canvas to any artist who'd like to...
    MindOfOsiris MindOfOsiris 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 4

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    best artist Vincent castiglia NYC. omega tattoo
    raybeez718 raybeez718 31-35, M Feb 12

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    So yesterday I got my tenth tattoo.....the artist is incredible....ge is a veteran in the industry and I was honored to have him do my sleeve.....6hours is a long time but tge pain...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 19

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    I feel like SOME people get tattoos because it is the cool, hip thing to do. I am just not impressed unless it has some deeper meaning to it. I am not accusing people of only...
    pualilia pualilia 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 14

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    I've been on and off about getting a tattoo over the last year, debating if I'd end up regretting it. I think I've official made my choice that I want one meaningful tattoo, but...
    babyye87 babyye87 16-17, F Feb 9

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    I've been on and off about getting a tattoo over the last year, debating if I'd end up regretting it. I think I've official made my choice that I want one meaningful tattoo, but...
    babyye87 babyye87 16-17, F Feb 9

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    I'm in love with tattooed girls for as long as I remember. They are so beautiful and sexy. I would love to meet a girl who wants to get covered in tattoos and pay to get her...
    diamondsueder diamondsueder 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    I got my first tattoo at 35 years old as a gift from my now ex husband. I love tattoos and piercings, unfortunately in my work life the piercings are forbidden. The good thing is...
    PRCgirl73 PRCgirl73 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    I don't love every tattoo, but I love one with a good meaning behind it. I've always admired people who can pull off a really great tattoo and I would like to get a tattoo of my...
    aot96 aot96 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 16

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    I currently have 4 tattoos. I am constantly thinking about getting more. I'm in the process of figuring out tattoo No. 5
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I have 6 tattoos, 4 professionally done and 2 stick and pokes. Saving up money to get me shoulder tattoo (:
    Gracie94 Gracie94 18-21, F Jan 30

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    I'm not old enough to get tattoos yet but as soon as I am i really want tattoos and I kinda want a batman one because im obsessed with batman
    idonthaveswagcauseimnotgay idonthaveswagcauseimnotgay 13-15, F Jan 30

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    Okay so today I was walking around minding my own business and a complete stranger took me on about my tattoos.......asking me why would u do that to your body.......even preaching...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    Yes..I have tattoos..two of them. I got my first tattoo at the tender age of 49..lol.. Not a kid thing for me. They are meaningful to me for so many reasons. I want two more...
    VanTraveller VanTraveller 51-55, F 11 Responses Feb 1

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    I have a couple tattoos and I really want to get another what do you think? I like all my tattoos to have meaning, and to me an arrow symbolizes that sometimes life pulls you back...
    Katt6360 Katt6360 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 2

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    I want another tattoo, I love tattoos omfg
    imthatboii imthatboii 16-17, M Feb 4

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    so I walked in and scheduled a date for a tattoo I want. I explained to them what I wanted and my appointment is in a week, does anyone know if it would be okay go tell them I...
    noriebby noriebby 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Am I the only one who doesn't connect my tattoos with some profound life experience?? Not saying that's a bad thing, whatever inspires you is great! But when ppl ask me what my...
    neveragoodusername neveragoodusername 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I have a very secret weakness for tattoos and piercings. I love seeing those with tattoos and piercings. I am hoping to get a couple of tats and my nips pierced soon.
    redheadfemale redheadfemale 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 8

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    I want loads of tattoos when I come of age and sexy older men with tattoos make my knees go weak
    charzkie15 charzkie15 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 8