There were too many myths that we needed to debunk in our last blog post so the myth busters here at Gold Coast Tattoos are back it again, dispelling some of the commonly ill-informed ideas about tattoos. Ask anyone who has a tattoo and they will most likely tell you the same as we will, with some of the misinformation coming from those who don’t even have any tatts. Continue reading
Tattoos have come a long way from their ritualistic tribal beginnings and their association with rebel gangs. Their designs have also changed with the times, with just about any design possible, including a number of subtle tattoos and stylish designs which are increasingly popular with women. But for girls to get tattoo that works for them, there are a few things worth remembering. In today’s blog we give a few suggestions for successful tattoos for the ladies of today to promote some ‘thinking before inking’. Continue reading
Some people think getting tattooed is only for those who are super young. While many people may get their first tattoo in their early twenties, many others get their first tattoo as they are in their forties or even past the half century mark. Since some of the best tattoos represent different stages in life, those who are older and hopefully wiser have the history behind them to select a tattoo that best represents them. 49-year-old celebrated actor, Johnny Depp said it himself in this quote referring to his tattoos. Continue reading
Pete has been tattooing since 2004 he is currently working out of the crossfire studio. He has a strong graffiti background but can do anything from old school to neo-traditional and specialises in almost all forms of black and grey tattoos.
We’ve seen and heard about a lot of commitment tattoos here at Gold Coast Tattoo, but none as drastic as a story out of Russia where a girl had her entire face tattooed by her tattoo artist boyfriend completed within hours of meeting face-to-face for the first time. Continue reading