Category: Culture

New Rush – Gin Wigmore

July 2 2015

Only minutes before speaking with us Gin Wigmore is dodging traffic attempting to save a lost chihuahua. “Thankfully I got him, and now he’s having a lovely spa day!” she says. It shouldn’t come as a surprise. Donning multiple pieces of… [ read more ]

Kyle Dunbar Gets Philosophical

July 2 2015

Former Ink Master contestant Kyle Dunbar has packed up his tattoo equipment and hit the road looking for adventure. With his family in tow, Dunbar will be traveling the country and trying to make a living as a roving tattoo artist. Over the coming… [ read more ]

The Inspirational Tale Behind Those Semicolon Tattoos

July 1 2015

Gallery Follows the Text When I started noticing semicolon tattoos becoming prevalent within the tattooing community I couldn’t help but wonder what the significance of it was. It had to be something much more significant than a movement bucking Kurt… [ read more ]

The Six Most Commonly Tattooed Types of Flowers

July 1 2015

Flower tattoos are not only a popular trend right now in the tattoo community for their beauty, but also for their symbolism. Different flowers are significant in different ways. Since there are so many different types of flowers we broke… [ read more ]

Tattooed Tapestries by Erin M. Riley

June 30 2015

Do you know what a loom looks like? Honestly, I think that for most of us the answer to that question is “no.” The tapestry has definitely gone out of favor as an art form but Erin M. Riley is… [ read more ]

Henna Tattoos

June 26 2015

Gallery Follows the Text Certainly you’ve come in contact with an individual decorated in elaborate henna designs over the years; maybe you’ve even stared, just as strangers to the tattoo community often stare at our ink. Although henna tattoos are only… [ read more ]

Take a Step Back Into Tattooing’s Past

June 26 2015

Photo Gallery Follows the Text Judging by first impression New York’s Daredevil Tattoo is just like any of the other shops in the nation’s largest city. All the typical sounds are there—the buzz of a machine hard at work, music… [ read more ]