Tattoos once were the sole providence of convicts and sailors; now they’re as much of a fashion symbol as a pair of jeans, sunglasses or high heels. Many social networking ...
By Trip Albagdadi: Tat2X: How long have you been involved in the tattoo business? Jimi: I started my apprenticeship at Dee Why Tattoo about three years ago. I have been tattooing professionally for two and a half years. Tat2X: What made you decide to become a tattoo artist? Jimi: I have always been an artist. […]
By Trip Albagdadi: Tat2X: How long have you been involved in the tattoo business? Carl: I have been involved with tattooing for 13 years since 2001. Tat2X: What made you decide to become a tattoo artist? Carl: I was studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering, as students, my brother King Afa and I were always broke. […]
by Nicole Bodem and Trip Albagdadi: Henna tattoos are popular in Indian, Pakistani and Middle Eastern cultures, where they are used to bless special occasions such as marriages, birthdays and holidays. Many of these cultures believe that henna is good luck and adorn themselves with intricate henna designs in order to denote beauty or joy. […]
Tat2X: How long have you been involved in the tattoo business? I started working in the tattoo industry about 14 years ago as a shop girl/receptionist and then progressed to a variety of other jobs in the tattoo community. I’ve been tattooing for almost 10 years now. Tat2X: Did you model before becoming a tattoo […]