"We are facing escalating threats to our safety and women are being threatened by their abusers and by their local tattoo artists."
“It was either stick 'n' poke or starting a vegetable patch, and I reckoned this would get more likes on Instagram.”
Tattoo artists are trained on cross-contamination, sterilization, and disease prevention—but shops across the country remain closed while other businesses reopen.
Instagram has allowed women and people of colour in the UK and US to build alternative routes into a career that has traditionally excluded them.
First-timers would do well to avoid getting tatted on the ass.
An interview with Detroit tattoo artist Lorri "Lady L" Thomas, the founder of the Ladies of Ink Tour.
On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we discuss a group of tattoo artists who care more about pain than a finished product.
The artists behind the Brutal Black Project hold excruciating, hours-long tattooing sessions for clients brave enough to get work they know is going to hurt.
Montreal-based David Côté’s surreal tattoos are colorful and crisp.
Although tattooing is banned in South Korea, these brave women sacrifice safety for art.