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The common Japanese motif of the “Fudō Myōō” (lit. the immovable wisdom king, an on’yomi...
Most contemporary tattoo parlors use one of two different tattoo machines, neither of which have...
Tattooing is an artform that has consistently evolved over millennia to reflect the interests, beliefs,...
In the US alone, statistics counted an estimated 45 million tattooed adults in 2012, a...
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Tattoos have never been cemented as an artform with a single purpose: they have existed...
The world is full of extremely talented tattoo artists, with roughly 21,000 tattoo parlors in...
The oldest definitive proof we have of ancient and pre-historic skin art comes from Ötzi...
What does a Buddha tattoo mean? Buddhism is one of the most tolerant world religions....