advice


Fast track your progress with the world's premier training program the Artist Accelerator


  1. P

    TatterTot Inquiries

    Hi. So today I did my 4th tattoo on skin. I’m still very new to tattooing. I recently got hired at Zillionaires Ink in LA CA. Well, hired is a strong word. I am able to bring people there to do tattoos, when I can find people willing to give me canvas. If I’m paid, then it’s 50% to the shop...
  2. sampampaloni

    Using a powerliner for thin lines

    Hi, I'm new in the forum and I have this doubt. Recently I purchased a powerliner, which is supposed to be used with needles from 7rl to 15rl. My question is the following, can I use it with smaller group needles, like 3rl or 5rl? I hope you could help me.
  3. LadyBird

    Hi Everyone - New member.

    Hi to all you like minded tattoo enthusiasts :giggle: I kind of stumbled upon this site by accident one night while looking for advice and found myself coming back again and again so thought why not join. It is really refreshing to see people being able to talk openly about being an amateur...
  4. D

    New and looking for suggestions and guidance

    Hi everyone! I am just starting out and I’m looking for general advice, guidance and suggestions. What is your favorite ink, where is the best place to get supplies (websites and do they have recurring subscriptions), what is something you wish you knew starting out, etc. Anything and everything...
  5. Funky3s

    First Tat on My Own Skin

    Hi everyone. I recently did my first tattoo on my own leg. Just the linework. Taking it slow allowing healing in between moments that I actually take the machine to my own skin. Ink - Kuro sumi black for lining rig(s) - solong starter / dragonfly rotary needles - standard needle sets from...
  6. T

    Hi NEED some help with color

    Hi i just started tattooing for the last 4 months well 2 months researching and two months on pig skin and now I've started on myself. I've successfully lined shaded and colored with no problems but its come out lot more flat then i want. I'm really into hyper realism and charachter but have a...
  7. Echoenchontus

    Lining, also shading sometimes. Not sure what I’m doing wrong.

    I’ve been licensed for about 3 years now and we have quite a busy shop so I’ve done tons of tattoos! Most of which I think turn out fine. Lately I just been feeling kind of down about myself, especially in the last week 3 people have come in asking for touch ups. Like parts of the lining faded...
  8. elisha.sapphire

    BEGINNER EQUIPMENT AND OTHER STUFF!!

    PLEASE NO JUDGEMENT, I LITERALLY KNOW NOTHING! HENCE WHY I'M HERE:giggle: Hey everybody, (This is my first post so I hope this gets somewhere) A BIT OF BACKGROUND: At the moment I have a mentor, someone who will teach me the techniques and trade etc, however this is usually done in the evenings...
  9. J_money

    What's A Good Price On A Used Neotat Vivace?

    I usually only buy new machines because of all the fakes and warranty issues but every distributer I've looked at in the us doesnt have the stroke/color I want, so I thought about buying a used one, I found one rca 4.2 stroke + 3.5 stroke extra magic motor for 350, is that a good deal on neotat...

Fast track your progress - The complete online tattooing course for beginners


Top