Tattoos

Return of the Limestone City Tattoo and Arts Festival

Last weekend, I stepped into the hall of the Four Points by Sheraton to be met with the hum of countless tattoo guns at the Limestone City Tattoo and Arts Festival.Continue...

Taking tattoos into your own hands

Tattooing your friends is a good time, but your friends tattooing you … not so much.

Nevertheless, the age-old practice of needle and ink has gained popularity in the past year. With “do...Continue...

For the love of body art

People generally think tattoos should be intensely personal and insightful or else you’ll regret it later.Continue...

Tatted doesn’t mean taboo

When someone notices that I have a tattoo, they often ask me what it means. In my case, I have a typical answer — it’s something like a life mantra. But for others, it’s not like that.Continue...

Perspectives: tattoos with changing meanings

The beginning of university signals many first experiences, including the choice to get inked. I may have embraced this freedom a little too freely, but I hold no regrets after three tattoos in...Continue...