Entries by Lunaix

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Best Starter Tattoo Kit – Dragonhawk Tattoo Starter Kit Review

A rotary tattoo machine is the easiest machine for a beginner. Dragonhawk make a reasonably priced rotary tattoo starter kit available through Amazon. It includes a power supply and pedal as well as a machine and other extras. It will allow you to start learning how to tattoo on practice skin. 

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How Hard Do I Press When Tattooing? How Do I Know?

How hard do I press when Tattooing? When Tattooing, you need to press hard enough to get the ink accurately into the Dermis or middle skin layer. Too light and the Tattoo will grow out in weeks. Too heavy and it will go into the subcutaneous tissue and blur in the skin making a bad Tattoo. Learn how to know when you have the right pressure.

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Should you go to tattoo school? 10 Pros and Cons

Should you go to Tattoo School? Tattoo Schools are a highly controversial topic in the Tattoo Industry. They may teach you the basics but your qualification will not be recognised and may even harm your reputation. Learn about the pros and cons of Tattoo Schools in order to make up your mind.

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Is Tattooing Hard To Learn? Can You Do It?

Tattooing is hard to learn. The secrets of Tattooing are closely guarded. You will struggle to find an apprenticeship and someone to teach you. Tattooing on skin is very different to drawing on paper. Having said that, Tattooing is an amazing and enjoyable career that pays well once you do learn.

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Do you have to know how to draw to tattoo? Plus 4 tips on how you can improve your drawing skills.

Do you have to know how to draw to Tattoo? In short, yes. If you can’t draw you will be very limited in the types of tattoo you can do, and most people want custom work these days. However, drawing is a learned skill and you can improve your drawing with practice.

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How do I become a self taught tattooist? 14 crucial things you MUST do to survive

How do I become a self-taught Tattooist? The answer is LOTS OF PRACTICE, dedication and learning. If you have exhausted EVERY possibility of getting an Apprenticeship and find yourself looking at this option here are 13 important guidelines which will help you to learn to tattoo.

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Can anyone learn to tattoo? The 5 Most important questions you need to ask yourself

Can anyone learn to Tattoo?. Is there anything stopping you learning to Tattoo and landing your dream job?
Ask yourself these 5 really important questions to see if you can realistically learn to Tattoo and become a Tattooist.