Category: Culture

  • Tattoos Inspired by 1980s Pop Culture

    Building off our list of awesome tattoos inspired by ‘70s pop culture, we figured it was only fair to give a nod to the decade that brought us video games, hairspray and basically all of the visual gag material Family… [ read more ]

    07/11/14
  • Tattoos Inspired by 1970s Pop Culture

    The 1970s were one of the flashiest eras in American history. With the birth (and quick demise) of disco culture, the advent of videogames, Hanna-Barbara’s dominance of Saturday mornings and some kickass rock music, the ‘70s was a helluva decade… [ read more ]

    07/09/14
  • Motorcycle Tattoos

    Tattoos and motorcycles are a cornerstone of life on the edge—trademarks of those among us that play by nobody’s rules but their own—and the rules of the road when the situation calls for it. If you combine the two, it’s… [ read more ]

    07/08/14
  • U.S. Military Bans Sleeve Tattoos on Enlisted Soldiers

    If you’re a tattooed soldier and the sun is out, you better be sure only one gun’s out. An article by Time Magazine makes a bold, but statistically damning assessment of the age group the armed forces most often pull… [ read more ]

    07/07/14
  • Red, White and Tattooed

    The Fourth of July is one of America’s most cherished holidays. With hot dogs being placed in tidy, sizzling rows on the grill, fireworks screaming and bursting across the sky, backyards across the country are packed with those honoring freedom…. [ read more ]

    07/03/14
  • Tattoo Topic–Should Tattooists Attend Seminars?

    Nowadays the tattoo community has a vast and more readily available learning environment. Though it may be rather difficult for a new artist to land an apprenticeship, the industry has thankfully seen tattoos evolve from merely  inking images derived from… [ read more ]

    07/02/14
  • Tattoos Inspired by TV Shows

    Even though many of us don’t want to admit it television has an enormous effect on our lives. As one of our primary forms of entertainment people fall in love with certain TV shows and the characters on those programs…. [ read more ]

    06/30/14