View this post on Instagram A post shared by Colby Alexandria Wilkens (@colbywilkens) on May 4, 2019 at 6:59pm PDT Great literature has a way of staying with us. A compelling story can encourage us to find the beauty in pain, the humor in life, and exercise compassion for ourselves and others. Many of us find literary writing so powerful that we want to remember a phrase for the rest of our lives.
Tattooist Eva Karabudak (better known as Eva Krbdk) takes the phrase “body art” to a whole new level.
Tattooist Eduardo “Duda” Lozano is the pioneer of the patch tattoo that has taken the world by storm.
A post shared by Rogelio Vazquez (@polo_tatts) on Mar 28, 2019 at 6:49pm PDT Embroidery and tattoos have more in common than you might think. When you consider how each of their images is created, the similarities are striking. They both use needles to form designs and require the respective artist to make deliberate linear marks every time they touch fabric or skin. These likenesses, when combined, make for eye-catching ink that’s spawned a new trend called embroidery tattoos.
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View this post on Instagram A post shared by Vanessa (@nessaaa_) on Dec 4, 2017 at 1:23pm PST Tattoos are often a deeply personal artistic expression, both for the wearer, but also the tattooist. Vancouver-based tattoo artist Vanessa Dong channels her femininity and celebrates her love of nature with her incredible floral tattoos.
If you’re considering getting leg sleeve tattoos, design-duo Gabby and Idan (aka tattoosocks)
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Tattoos are a common sight on young people nowadays, but there are a growing number of senior citizens who are sporting their own body art. Many of them had it long before it was socially acceptable and provide a peek into how tattoos age on the skin. One project called TattooAge. Never too old. highlights 25 seniors with tattoos.
Tattoos are said to be addicting.
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