Bu Talks about Bamboo Tattoos

Bu Talks about Bamboo Tattoos

This video interviews Bu, a tattoo artist working out of the Siam Tattoo studio on the island of Koh Tao in Thailand. Bu uses a hand-poking method to create his tattoos; repeatedly jabbing the inked needles into the skin to permanently place ink into the tattoo design. He makes a new needle for each client, which […]

A pomegranate is a powerful symbol of fertility and promise. This beautiful tattoo design comes out of Butterfat Studios.

Feel Feminine with these Floral Tattoos from Butterfat Studios

Esther and Stephanie from Butterfat Studios in Chicago, USA, are producing the loveliest feminine tattoos. While subjects like flowers and birds are generally expected in feminine tattoos, the ladies at Butterfat studios have taken female symbolism a step further, including bountiful displays of fresh produce, forest creatures and insects as  symbols of femininity, fertility and […]