Impact Of Social Media On the Tattoo Industry

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The tattoo industry has remained pretty much the same for a long time. Only recently have artists begun to really surge forward, looking for ways to improve their craft, connect more with their clients, and create a comfortable environment while simultaneously producing excellent work. This should be the goal for all artists, whether their medium is tattooing, water color paints, or metal working. There should always be a drive to improve and do things in a better way. With advances in technology, art, pop culture, and just the world in general, the body modification industry should be able to mold itself to cater to the needs of the people paying to have these procedures done. Continue reading

Tattoos For Breast Cancer Patients

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It may not be breast cancer awareness month anymore but that doesn’t mean we stop thinking about all of our clients that are effected by this terrible disease. This year, Tattoo Angus offered free shirts to anyone who got a pink ribbon tattoo in our shop to show our support for those who have been affected by breast cancer. Continue reading

Lettering In Tattoos

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Anything Joe’s?

One of the most complicated (and yet basic) types of tattoo is lettering. It can be extremely difficult to execute correctly and is one of the most sought after styles of tattoo today. Lettering can be used to remember a person, a favorite quote, or a special date. However, getting the right artist to do your lettering tattoo can be difficult. Continue reading

Child Ear Piercing Policy

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We have many clients who come in looking for child ear piercings. Clients like these are awesome because they’re usually trying to avoid taking their little one to the mall to get pierced. The mall is not the recommended choice of body piercers so we appreciate it when clients come to us with their kids, asking if we pierce ear lobes on young clients. Continue reading

What To Do If You Have Regrettable Tattoos

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We have to be honest with ourselves and each other; we all have tattoos that we wish we didn’t get. Whether they were done badly, faded terribly, or it’s just not a popular part of life anymore (you might hate Tweety Bird at age 30 but thought he was great when you were 18), everyone has tattoos that they regret. Continue reading

Getting Through Long Tattoo Sessions

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Tattoo By Steve Cummings

Some people prefer to get their tattoos as little flash pieces, building a larger piece bit by bit. This patchwork style has become very popular, allowing people to get numerous tattoos of the objects or people they enjoy. Continue reading

Tattoo Styles

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There are many different kinds of tattoos these days. With many new artists 

emerging, it’s wonderful to see such an explosion of talent in such a variety. Continue reading

How Tattoos Work

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It’s more common than not these days to see people with tattooed skin. For us, we see each other (and ourselves) every day so we’re extremely used to it. Continue reading

Children In The Shop

These two kids are not actually tattooed.

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Being an artist requires a certain level of concentration. When you come to our shop, you’re trusting us to pierce you or tattoo you and we want to give you our utmost attention to ensure that you get exactly what you want. There’s a lot of technical details in piercing and tattooing. Continue reading