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Tattoos and Tattoo Art Go Mainstream As Tattoo Designs And Practices Grow In Quality And Safety

Tattoos and Tattoo Art Go Mainstream As Tattoo Designs And Practices Grow In Quality And Safety Let me start with some history and terminology: the word Tattoo comes from the Samoan term tatau, literally meaning “two handed drawing”, but actually meaning “drawing in two layers” (probably referring to traditional tattooing practices in the Pacific). Tattoos have been present among the ...

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Do You Know Your Tattoo Art History?

Do You Know Your Tattoo Art History? Tattoos are enjoying a renewed popularity, particularly with young women. While you might think tattoos are a relatively new attraction because they are so much more visible than they used to be, they are older than dirt. Some say they’ve been around since 12,000 BC. Tattooing had different purposes in different cultures. Some ...

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Koi Fish Sleeve Tattoos Designs – Meanings and Stereotypes Around This Sexy Japanese Koi Tattoo Art

Koi Fish Sleeve Tattoos Designs – Meanings and Stereotypes Around This Sexy Japanese Koi Tattoo Art Koi is a word made popular by the Japanese which means Wild Carp or Carp. Differently from the Western culture beliefs, Koi is a colorful fresh water fish usually found in public ponds, fountains and rivers which can have many different color like white, ...

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The Secrets of Tribal Tattoo Art

The Secrets of Tribal Tattoo Art Although today many choose to adorn their body with tattoos meaningful to them, the history of tattooing is somewhat different: Tribal tattoo art, which was the main kind of tattoos applied in ancient times, was meaningful to the entire tribe, and the choice of what tattoo each person would get was not his own ...

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Tattoo Designs – Art Or Wasted Ink?

Tattoo Designs – Art Or Wasted Ink? Let’s face it. People have opinions about tattoos. Discussion boards and forums go nuts with people passionately defending their side of the debate (to the point I had to set up a website about it!). One of the main questions in this war of words… should tattoos and tattoo designs be considered art? ...

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Finding The Right Tattoo Art Gallery And Tattoo Artist

Finding The Right Tattoo Art Gallery And Tattoo Artist Many people look for a tattoo art gallery, which is available free when they are in need of a new tattoo. Some people even look for an artist, who offers free services. You should note that the tattoo once made remains for a lifetime and money spent on getting a good ...

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