How To: Tattoo

If you want to learn or try to practice tattooing. As an apprentice, I always… we’d go to the grocery store. I live in the south, so there’s plenty of butcher shops that have… we usually used to get raw pig ears. Actually, pig skin is probably the closest skin that you could come to to human skin, although it doesn’t bleed, but it’s really, really, it’s really close. Some friends of mine actually, they used to tattoo pigs feet, and put them in jars of formaldehyde and sell them. But you can actually outline, you can work on your outlining techniques. Pigs are very, very close skin to humans, so we can, you can actually work on your techniques, your lining, shading.

About The Author