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Tattoo Talk

Tattoo Talk. Everything from the history of tattooing right through to modern digital workflow techniques.

Tattooing has been practiced across the globe since at least Neolithic times, as evidenced by mummified preserved skin, ancient art and the archaeological record.

The oldest discovery of tattooed human skin to date is found on the body of Ötzi the Iceman. Dating to between 3370 and 3100 BC. Other tattooed mummies have been recovered from at least 49 archaeological sites. Including locations in Greenland, Alaska, Siberia, Mongolia, western China, Egypt, Sudan, the Philippines and the Andes.

Improve your technical tattooing knowledge and understanding of our ancient craft with modern thoughts and approaches to the art.