See how to choose a tattoo that’s right for you. A tattoo is forever – unless, of course, you want to go through the pain and expense of removing it. So think long and hard before you get one!
Somewhere in between prison tats and a professional tattoo gun, comes the tattoo machine in this how-to video. You will need a tape deck motor, a stereo fly wheel, a 12 volt charger with different settings, a bobby pin hair clip, a brace, a wide pen, and a screw. Since most of these parts are scavenged from around the home, this is a cheap tattoo machine that still produces relatively good quality results. Watch this video tutorial and learn how to build a tattoo machine gun.
Self-tattoo before tattooing a client: the real tattoo artist uses him- or herself as the first canvas. Watch a tattoo artist demonstrate self-tattoo methods in this free self- tattoo video series.
This video will show you just exactly how you can go about tattooing yourself at home. There's not a lot that is cooler than a home made tattoo.
Do you have a tattoo you need to get rid of fast? This tattoo camouflage tutorial shows you how to cover your ink for the night with two simple makeup products in only 70 seconds.
Here are some simple face painting brush strokes to practice with the Angle Brush. I've used the large angle brush, but you can do these strokes with any size.
This video shows some simple face painting brush strokes to practice.
This is a tutorial on how to make a fake tattoo from Sharpie markers.
Learn how to make fake tattoos with a ballpoint pen and highlighters.
DOZ explains the setup for a tattoo session and steps you through it while he tattoo's his own upper right thigh.
This is a clip from the seven hour session in which David I. Herman, known as "Doz", tattoo's his own upper right thigh with a Tiger and Flame tattoo design. Warning: Please do not try this unless you are professional tattoo artist. Do not try this at home
My body is my temple. This temple is scared of needles. This excellent tutorial is as close as I need to get to a tattoo needle.
This is a first hand step by step on how to tattoo ink art on your skin like a pro.
How to apply Tattoo Goo Aftercare to your new tattoo!
Kathleen Wrightis going to show you tips and techniques for a successful Henna Tattoo at home. She shows you how to mix the henna properly and prep, as well as how to practice designs, and then how to care for your completed tatoo so it lasts.
Expert tattoo artist Rick Wyckoff offers a wealth of knowledge on the history of tattoos, explains how the tattoo machine works, and offers tips on how to care for a new tattoo, how to preserve the pigment, and how to deal with the pain that comes with being tattooed.