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Alana Dee Haynes Delicate Patterns, Symbols And Embellishments On Photographs
Alana Dee Haynes is a mixed media artist from NYC. Born in 1992 she has a BFA from Fashion Institute of Technology. She currently lives and Works in New York City. Haynes' work exists somewhere between rhythm, pulsation, repetition and meditation. Working with found images or collaborating with ...  More
Oct. 11, 2017
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Museum-worthy Artworks By Italian Tattoo Artists Marco Manzo And Francesca Boni
Italian tattoo artist Marco Manzo has made it his mission to fully bring body art into the world of fine art and high fashion. His delicate blackwork tattoos, which draw on Venetian lace and Victorian jewelry for their intricate patterns, make that goal seem perfectly reasonable. Lately, he and his ...  More
Aug. 16, 2017
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Alican Gorgu Aka PigmentNinja Turns Your Personal Photos Into Tattoos
Alican Gorgu, aka PigmentNinja, is a Tattoo Artist based in Istanbul, Turkey who transforms personal photographs into minimalist works of art, allowing memories to be tattooed onto skin forever. You can follow Gorgu on his Instagram account PigmentNinja (links below).  ...  More
Jul. 23, 2017
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Zihee Colorful And Joyful Snake Tattoos
South Korean tattoo artist Zihee wows us with her delicate yet powerful approach to contemporary tattooing. Zihee's distinctive style merges nature-inspired watercolor illustrations with a more contemporary aesthetic by adding minimalist touch through geometric patterns and abstract details. Her ...  More
Jul. 20, 2017
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Fabio Viale Adds Badass Tattoos To Classical Marble Statues For A Gorgeous Modern Twist
Italian artist Fabio Viale creates familiar classical marble sculptures with an unexpected contemporary twist. He takes a Greek torso, the arm of Michelangelo's David and a famous Roman sculpture, and decorates them with realistic tattoos.  ...  More
Jul. 18, 2017
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Jean AndrĂ© Delicate And Sensual Illustrations Featuring Tattoo-covered Female Bodies – NSFW
Paris-based artist Jean AndrĂ© paints the women through his sensitive and in love drawings. He proposes a contemporary version of the erotic illustration, imagining a sensuality smiling, hyper-realistic and softly shy. All forms, ways and attitudes are beautiful to draw and are source of creation to ...  More
Jul. 12, 2017
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Mirko Sata Black And White Ink Serpentine Tattoos Reinvent Yin Yang Dualism
Mirko Sata, a Milan-based tattoo artist who works at a parlor called Satatttvision, is mostly known for his black and white ink serpent pieces, tastefully intertwined as to create a gorgeous alternative to a yin yang.  ...  More
Jun. 26, 2017
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Locker Room Talk: Samantha Lichtenstein Powerful Photo Series On Everyday Sexist Harassment
A photo series by a photography student sheds light on harassment and feminism in an unconventional way: with fruit and tattoos. Samantha Lichtenstein's series, 'Locker Room Talk' pairs fruit tattooed with real messages of harassment alongside women's bodies in an effort to bring attention to the ...  More
Jun. 20, 2017
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Armpit Tattoos: People Are Lifting Their Arms For The Latest Tattoo Trend
Armpit tattoos - they don't exactly sound appealing, right? But look a little close and you'll see they're actually the latest tattoo trend that looks unexpectedly beautiful.  ...  More
Jun. 15, 2017
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Tiny And Delicate Eye And Lip Temporary Tattoos
The creativity of makeup artists on Instagram does not know any limits. They've been incorporating a childhood birthday party staple - temporary tattoos - into their makeup and topping them with high-shine clear gloss to elevate the look. Not only is the result is stunning, temporary tattoos are the ...  More
Jun. 11, 2017
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Sutherland Macdonald: Fascinating Photos Of UK First Tattoo Artist
Sutherland Macdonald was considered by many to be one of the greatest artists in the history of tattooing. It is said that his first exposure to tattooing was in the British Army in the 1880s. Already being an accomplished artist, Macdonald picked up the tattoo needles with ease. It was after ...  More
May. 31, 2017
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Berlin Artist Mo Ganji Creates Amazing Single Line Tattoos
Iranian-born Berliner Mo Ganji once made close to a six-figure salary working in retail management for a global clothing chain. He left it all to draw lines on skin. Or more precisely, one line. A Mo Ganji tattoo can be simple or complex, but the image is created in one stroke, without lifting pen ...  More
May. 18, 2017
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HELIX TATTOO Trend: The New Cool Place To Get A Delicate Tattoo
There's a new tattoo trend that's taking over the Internet, and, we must say, it's pretty awesome. It's called the helix tattoo. The helix is the thin and curved outer part of the ear, which is now a famous spot for tattoos apparently. From flowers to paw prints to minimalist lines - there are so ...  More
May. 5, 2017
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L(INKED): Wedding Ring Tattoos Are Forever And Totally Sweet
They say diamonds are forever, but you know what's really forever? Tattoos. There are few things in this world as permanent as getting some ink. And maybe that's why more and more couples are choosing to commemorate their engagements - and weddings - with matching tats. Couples spent an average of ...  More
Mar. 16, 2017
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Aleksandra Katsan Painting-style Tattoos Turn Bodies Into Artworks
Tattoo artist Aleksandra Katsan (aka 'dopeindulgence') is turning bodies into contemporary art masterpieces with her painting style tattoos. If you love watercolor style tattoos and contemporary art, you will need to visit the city of Kiev, in Ukraine. This is where tattoo artist Aleksandra Katsan ...  More
Mar. 10, 2017
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Beauty Trend: Freckle Tattoos Are Now A (semi-permanent) Thing
Once upon a time, freckles were considered such aberrations that women would do anything to get rid of, or at least conceal, them. Talk about an about-face: Now, freckles are downright desirable. Topshop and other beauty purveyors sell 'freckle pencils', while Kickstarter-funded company 'Freck ...  More
Mar. 6, 2017
The Hand-painted “tattoo Tights” By Silvana Ilieva
Silvana Ilieva is the creator behind Etsy shop "TATUL". She creates tights with hand-painted tattoo motifs (flowers, trees, cats, ...) over nude-colored stockings. Using a specific process based on ancient Asian techniques, she is able to get soft, deep and warm colors, which can't be achieved via ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
“Cubist Tattoos” By “Peter Aurisch”
Aurisch, who works in Berlin as a printmaker, painter and tattoo artist, is heavily influenced by Picasso's Cubism style - think heavy lines and geometric shapes. Berlin is known for its wealth of original tattoo artists, but there's no one quite like Peter Aurisch. Aurisch works mostly freehand, ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
Van Gogh Inspired “Pointillism Makeup” By Makeup Artists “Kat Von D” And “Rosie Roberts”
Tattoo artist and makeup maven Kat von D is known for her original and innovative makeup looks and her latest tutorial is no exception. Inspired by Pointillism, a form of painting where tiny coloured dots are used to compose the entire picture. Kat used this technique to apply her makeup and the ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
Miniature Tattoo Scenes By Turkish Artist “Eva Krbdk”
Eva Krbdk wants to hold the world in her hands, literally. She loves to paint big ideas with the tiniest brushstrokes.  More
Jan. 1, 2017
U.S. President Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt Had A Tattoo
Presidents Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, James K. Polk, Andrew Jackson and Dwight D. Eisenhower were all rumored to have tattoos. Theodore Roosevelt was the only president to have a confirmed tattoo on his body. The 26th president of the United States proudly bore a tattoo image of his ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
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