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Tribal Tattoos and Their Meanings

Modern tribal tattoo styles have their roots in our ancient past. Across many human cultures, tattoos have been important in rituals, in initiation rites for young men, as war decorations, and in denoting one tribe from another. To say that tribal tattoos have a long history is something of an understatement. Really, our whole modern …

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Ink that Speaks Volumes: Word Tattoos

Think tattoos and the first thing that springs to mind will probably be eye-catching images – but there are other choices. Word tattoos are a popular alternative in contemporary tattoo art. Single words, often with an inspirational meaning, are affordable, understated and quick to get done, though there’s no reason not to go for a …

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Mixed Media Tattoos: When Ink Meets Fine Art

Like everything, tattoos evolve. Gone are the muddy green tattoos of yesteryear: images of anchors and eagles, or a broken heart with an arrow through it. As technology has improved, tattoos have morphed into multicolor images in an amazing range of designs, often displaying extraordinary detail and created with great technical skill. And it hasn’t …

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Black and Gray Tattoos: Why This Classic Style Never Disappoints

Ever since the invention of tattoos many millennia ago, the black and gray style has positioned itself as the most common type of tattoo there is. But what is it that keeps drawing people to this style over and over? From its particular history to its practical advantages, here are some reasons why black and …

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Minimalist Tattoos – the Essence of Modern Style

Big and bold tattoos aren’t for everyone. Maybe you’re experimenting with your first ink and want to take small steps. Perhaps you need a tattoo that isn’t too large and obvious and can easily be concealed at work, or isn’t too obtrusive if it’s on a visible part of the body. Or do you want …

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