Wonder Woman hairdresser Pin up design.

Sonder Woman hairdresser Pin up design.

Here is a peek at a drawing for a client who is a hair dresser by trade. This will be full color and realistic in appearance. Looking forward to this tattoo, enjoy pin up tattoos……

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Advice on planning tattoos

Advice on planning tattoos

So often I get people coming in asking questions, going about getting a tattoo with an undesirable frame of mind. People are often close-minded which will affect their tattoo artist”s enthusiasm and in the end their tattoo. Generally, good tattoo artists know what will work best but people are so married to the idea they’ve conjured in their mind that swaying them even slightly can seem impossible. Here’s an article for people not looking for a “good deal” or trying to get tattooed right this second regardless of who does it.

New Location News

As I attempt to settle into my new location, I can’t help but be filled with a wave of optimism surrounding what is to come. I’m still tying up some loose ends around the shop although it never seems like there is enough time for that. There is no doubt that the choice was a good one to move. There is always a bit of fear involved with change. Fear for me is something to meet head on rather than something to avoid.

Donnie Irish will be working at the shop starting two nights a week to assist with walk in traffic. Donnie has been tattooing around the area of Sonoma County and Santa Rosa for many years. You can view some of his work here. Call the shop at (707) 978-3258 if you’re interested in getting tattooed by Donnie or Galen.

Great article when judging tattoo artists

Great article when judging tattoo artists

I feel misunderstood quite a bit as a tattoo artist. I don’t want to whine about it but only to offer some perspective. Please read