Tattoo News

Tattoo News2019-08-12T01:17:26-04:00

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

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 [...]

Inky Joe

15 Oct 2018|News Channel: , |

INKY JOE • TATTOO ARTIST I met Inky Joe for the first time at the Nepal Tattoo Convention 2017. He proved straight away to be an extremely nice and friendly guy. But that was just the begin. During the convention I had a chance to observe him working on a impressive backpiece which he completed over the course [...]

Onny Somboon

3 Oct 2018|News Channel: , |

ONNY SOMBOON • TATTOO ARTIST Onny it's one of the really first members of the World Tattoo Events ProTeam. WTE Team is formed by very established tattoo artists but we also like to give space to new up and rising tattoo artists as Onny. As you can see from the following interview she is a humble but [...]

Boun Cang

22 Sep 2018|News Channel: , |

BOUN CANG • TATTOO ARTIST This summer I was at the Vietnam Tattoo Expo in Hanoi, where I had the pleasure to meet one of the international tattoo artists attending the convention: Boun Cang. A very charming and friendly guy and above all a great tattoo artist specialized in realism work. We had the time to hang [...]

A Mystical Tattoo Convention

19 Sep 2018|News Channel: |

INTERVIEW TO NIRMAL DIAS, ORGANIZER OF THE MYSTICAL SRI LANKA TATTOO FESTIVAL A couple of weeks ago, we received an event submission that sparked my interest: the Mystical Sri Lanka Tattoo Festival. Since I didn't see many tattoo events going on in Sri Lanka, I thought this was a nice occasion to learn something new of the tattoo [...]

Jose Arce

6 Sep 2018|News Channel: |

 JOSE ARCE • TATTOO ARTIST I was at a tattoo convention in Mexico where I had the occasion to learn more about the interesting life of Jose' Arce, a tattoo artists based in Tijuana, Baja California. Matt: When/how did you start tattooing? I grew up in South Central Los Angeles. My first experience with tattoos was in between 96' and [...]

Are Tattoos More Accepted?

26 Aug 2018|News Channel: |

Tattoos are not anything new; tattoos have become socially acceptable in this day and age. They can be dated back to ancient Egypt and China in 1200 BC. For instance, the mummified remains of Otzi the Iceman were found to have 57 carbon tattoos. Researchers believe they were used to ease joint pain. But the most historical people [...]

Disposable Needles & Tubes

4 Aug 2018|News Channel: |

BENEFITS OF USING DISPOSABLE TATTOO NEEDLES AND TUBES As a tattoo artist, you rely on your tattoo supplies to help give your customers a stunning tattoo they will be proud of and want to show off. As such, professional tattoo supplies are a must, and while there are a lot of choices when it comes to tattoo needles [...]