Consent Culture for Tattoo Artists & Clients
January 27, 2023
In tattooing, consent is an ongoing, voluntary, and informed agreement to participate in the tattoo procedure. When you’re the artist, you are already in a position of authority, so it’s your responsibility to create a safe environment for your client and demonstrate to them that their choices will be respected.

Introduction to Colour Patch Tests
January 14, 2023
A colour patch test is a small and subtle application of various tattoo inks, with the intention of seeing how each colour heals. I am currently working on a project to catalogue and share how colourful tattoos heal on melanated skin.

What To Do If You Don’t Like Your Tattoo Design
December 28, 2022
You arrive at the tattoo shop on the big day only to find… you don’t like the design. *Cue awkward trombone.*

Guide To Your First Tattoo
October 31, 2022
Your guide to getting your first tattoo, from choosing your artist, the consultation, the quote, the deposit, and preparing for the big day.