Tattoo News

Tattoo News2019-04-25T05:15:01-04:00

News, articles, reports, documentaries, videos, photo galleries, brands, equipment, reportages and interviews about the art of tattooing.

My friend Lyle Tuttle

1 Jul 2019|News Channel: |

By Mary Jane Haake (tattoo artists and owner of Dermal Source). I met Lyle Tuttle 40 years ago in the late 1970’s when he came to Bert Grimm’s shop in Portland, Oregon. I was just starting out tattooing, and was going to art school and thought I was “hot stuff”, like we all do in our 20’s. But [...]

Antonio Proietti

14 Jun 2019|News Channel: , |

Antonio Proietti is a tattoo artist, painter and sculptor, focused on realistic & Renaissance art. Based in Rome at Camden Town Tattoo Studio and producer of high profile tattoo seminars. Antonio has also the role of Art Director at World Tattoo Events. The passion for drawing, tattooing and art in general, occurred in the early years of my life. I still remember when [...]

Langfang Tattoo Convention 2019

18 May 2019|News Channel: |

THE BIGGEST TATTOO SHOW IN CHINA The Langfang Tattoo Festival in China (about 50km from Beijing) is arguably one of the largest shows on the planet and the oldest one in China. Started in 2005 as a relatively small show, it consistently blossomed into the massive tattoo convention which is today. This year the convention showcased a lineup [...]

Tery Do

13 May 2019|News Channel: , |

TERY DO • TATTOO ARTIST Tery Do, is a French tattoo artists based in Vietnam.  In the past few years, I met him at several tattoo conventions, where over time I had the chance to admire and learn more about his unique tattoo style. He belongs to the really first generation of professional tattoo artist in Vietnam and [...]

Hayabusa Books

21 Apr 2019|News Channel: |

Japanese Tattooing also referred as Irezumi is arguably one of the richest and oldest forms of tattooing. Despite a difficult and complex situation due to political regulations, Japanese Tattooing still influences the whole tattoo community around the world. Given the very high status of the Japanese tattoo culture, here at World Tattoo Events we were extremely thrilled, when [...]

Tattoo SEO

16 Apr 2019|News Channel: |

TATTOO SEO is one of the fastest growing content sites in the tattoo industry. We average 300,000 pageviews per month and we rank on the 1st page of Google for over 6,000 different tattoo related keywords. Our advertising options are unique for the industry because we offer not only advertising on our site, but unlike Yelp we [...]

Lyle Tuttle

25 Mar 2019|News Channel: |

LYLE TUTTLE • THE FATHER OF MODERN TATTOOING Lyle Tuttle, San Francisco’s most noted illustrated man, also referred as the father of mother tattooing was arguably one of the most legendary tattoo artists of modern times. He passed away on the 25th of March 2019 after a career in tattooing that lasted 70 years. Which he celebrated last [...]

Shannon Romijn

26 Feb 2019|News Channel: |

SHANNON ROMIJN • TATTOO ARTIST Shannon Romijn, is a young and very talented self taught Dutch tattoo artist, which in a relatively short time, made a name for herself within the tattoo community and tattoo conventions circuit thanks to her beautiful realistic portraits. I met her for the first time at the 1st Deauville Tattoo Festival in 2017 [...]

Hygene & Safety Book

6 Feb 2019|News Channel: |

Hygiene and Safety Complete guidelines for aesthetic treatment, permanent make-up, tattoos and piercing. I was introduced to the Hygiene & Safety Book in January 2019 while I was in Rome (Italy). And thanks to Antonio Proietti, I've even been able to meet and talk to the author Simona Casadei about her indispensable guide, concerning hygiene & safety for [...]

Dermalize Tattoo Protection

9 Dec 2018|News Channel: |

PROTECT YOUR TATTOO Tattooing is nowadays a very challenging art and its expectations grow day by day. Performance goes hand in hand with technological progress also in the tattoo industry and aftercare is becoming a central player in the end result. Amongst the current most innovative tattoo aftercare products we find also the Protective Tattoo Film Dermalize, devised and [...]

Paul Talbot

23 Nov 2018|News Channel: |

PAUL TALBOT • TATTOO ARTIST This interview with Paul Talbot has been made by Tattoo Artist & WTE Art Director Antonio Proietti. For the readers which are not familiar with you, can you give us a brief of introduction of yourself? I'm an award-winning, midlands based tattoo artist and graphic designer, producing urban contemporary tattoo art both public [...]

Hell City Hotties Contest

17 Nov 2018|News Channel: |

Who will make it to the Hell City Tattoo Fest Mainstage in 2019? The Hell City Hotties online tattoo model contest is a fun, free to enter, online modeling competition that has showcased and has had over 200 beautiful tattooed models enter the Hotties contest over the years. This collection of beautiful tattooed models have come together to [...]