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  • Dotwork Tattoos: style & technique
    by Crash on February 16, 2018 at 6:19 pm

    by Fade FX- In the last 20 years dotwork tattooing has grown into a uniquely recognizable style, since specializing in this area I’ve been interviewed many times by tattoo magazines about it’s ancestry,  origin and key influencers. Dotwork itself echo’s an artistic drawing style called pointillism which solely utilizes dots to build up texture and... […]

  • The Pros & Cons of Tattoo Conventions
    by Crash on February 7, 2018 at 1:47 am

    Thinking about attending your first tattoo convention? Here are some suggestions for getting the most out of your convention experience, and a few warnings to consider before you go. The very best tattoo conventions in my experience, (for fans and pros alike), are those hosted by actual tattooers. I’ve been involved in tattooing for 25... […]

  • TAM Is Back With Issue#40 Release!
    by Crash on January 23, 2018 at 4:17 am

    TAM #40!!! Pick up the next installment of the popular Tattoo Artist Magazine collection here!  Tattoo Artist Magazine #40 Features: Kate Hellenbrand, Godmother of American Tattooing: Get a revealing history lesson with Shanghai Kate, including the problems women face in the world of tattooing, such as misogyny & elitism, and dating way back. Kate’s incredible... […]

  • Sharp Scythe Tattoos
    by TAM on January 15, 2018 at 10:32 pm

    The scythe didn’t originate as the personification of death’s weapon. It’s actually an agricultural tool that is used for mowing grass and reaping crops. (Reaping as in gathering, not murdering.) It’s been largely replaced by modern technology though, which is why so many people nowadays only associate the scythe as a fictional weapon often utilized... […]

  • Holiday Flash Donation Project for Zeke Owen, by Tony Logan
    by Crash on November 13, 2017 at 10:36 pm

    Zeke Owen has been a tremendous mentor and long-time friend to both my late mother and I, and I’ve started a personal mission to put a smile on his face every day from here on out. I’m asking for help from the community to give back to someone who put so much time and passion... […]

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