Ariana Grande's 'thank u, next' Is a Real "Small Charcoal Grill" of an Album
'thank u, next' is the reality of looking at your palm and realising you tattooed “Japanese BBQ fingers” instead of “7 Rings.”
Portraits of Gang Members With Their Tattoos Digitally Removed
"I hope these photos give the public a chance to see these people for who they really are."
How Tattoos Saved Indonesian Women from Sexual Slavery in World War II
A local marriage tradition in the island of Timor helped these women escape becoming comfort women during Japanese occupation.
Aussie Cops Aren’t Happy about Having to Cover up Their Tattoos
Australian Federal Police officers are outraged over new dress codes requiring them to cover their tattoos, claiming that "Aussie Bogan" is their religion.
How Your Art Changes When You’re Told You’re Dying
“What I'm doing is immortality,” Jeiven says. “I'm putting art on people that's going to walk around after I'm gone.”
How a Tattoo Goes from Sketch to Skin with William Brown
One of Australia's most sought after artists on his creative process.
Here's How to Make Your Own Tattoo Machine
We're not saying you should, but if you're so inclined, here are a few tips.
I Tried Microblading to Get Hollywood Eyebrows
If you think this sounds a bit like getting tattoos on your face well, it sort of is.
VERY BAD DECISIONS
People Show Us Their Terrible First Tattoos
"I wanted something I thought I would like for the rest of my life, so I decided to get a drawing of a vulva."
Finally, Australia Has Embraced the Bin Chicken
As a QLD tattooist confirms, ibis tatts are all the rage with schoolies.
The Tattooist for the Yakuza Explains Why Tattoos Should Never Be Seen
"When something becomes a fashion, it isn’t fascinating anymore."
A Tense, Sake-Fuelled Afternoon With Japan's Yakuza
We talked police crackdowns and severed fingers with Japan's most famous underworld organisation.