The wonderful story of tattoos over time.

The History of Tattoos Primitive Tattoos: Skin was the first canvas for art. Sticks and other pointy objects were the first paintbrushes. Tattooing was first a form of scarification. This involved wounding oneself and packing dirt or ashes into the scrape or cut to discolor it permanently. It is believed that prehistoric man cut holes […]

Tattoo: All styles and that all you need to know

American Traditional Tattoo (Old School): Popularized by Tattooist Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins in the 1930s, this style is based on bold, clean black outlines and a minimal, well saturated color palette consisting mainly of primary colors.  Traditional imagery typically consists of skulls, roses, and daggers.   Neo-Traditional: Neo-traditional is a more modern twist on American […]