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This is my job, idiot.

It’s incredible to me the amount of people that think that being a tattoo artist is simple.  If I got a quarter every time I asked someone what they were looking to get and they said… 345 more words

Tattoo Apprentice

Confessions of a Tattoo Apprentice: Humble Beginnings

(picture taken 2012 pre-apprenticeship)

I never saw myself being a tattoo artist.  The opportunity just fell into my lap.  I was working front desk at a shop in a small military town when it happened.   375 more words

Tattoo Apprentice

Tattuesday: The Process of Getting a Tattoo

Getting a tattoo for the first time can be scary;  there are needles involved, it’s permanent, and the anticipation of getting started is the worst. However, in the hopes of soothing some of your worries, I have made a step-by-step process in photos of my mom giving me a tattoo. 38 more words