Artist of the Month: Daniel Anibal

Daniel Anibal is a talented tattoo artist working out of Atlantico Tattoo and Sagrado Corazón Tattoo, in Spain. His work is mainly colorful traditional tattoos, but he also does brilliant black and grey work, and some Japanese. His work is bold, bright, and graphic, and often takes influences from Japanese style, mixing it with American traditional. … More Artist of the Month: Daniel Anibal

Swallow Tattoos

Swallows are a staple of American traditional tattooing, and were first tattooed on sailors. They are as popular as ever to those who love travel and the sea, and are now done in other styles such as black and grey, realism, linework, dotwork, surrealism, and watercolor. The meaning of a swallow tattoo was firstly to … More Swallow Tattoos

Tattoo History 1

Ötzi the “iceman” as he is known, is a 5,300 year old mummy who was found in Oetz Valley, Austria in 1991. He has a total of 61 tattoos. The tattoos are made up of crosses and lines throughout his body. It is still unknown whether his tattoos were for decoration, for religious reasons, or … More Tattoo History 1