The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting a Tattoo

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting a Tattoo

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by John Reardon
     
 

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Got ink?

Having a tattoo is now thoroughly mainstream - but getting it done is still scary for most regular folks. Does it hurt? Is it safe? How much does it cost? Written for the novice and aficionado alike, this book walks the reader through every step of the process: making the big decision, handling the physical event, and finally, taking proper

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Got ink?

Having a tattoo is now thoroughly mainstream - but getting it done is still scary for most regular folks. Does it hurt? Is it safe? How much does it cost? Written for the novice and aficionado alike, this book walks the reader through every step of the process: making the big decision, handling the physical event, and finally, taking proper care of your own personal work of art.

? Expert advice from a high-profile professional

? Includes 30 original designs, exclusive to this book

? Includes 8-page full-color insert

? Millions of people of all ages get inked each year

?Tattoo shops have sprung up everywhere to meet this growing demand, and cable shows such as "Miami Ink" and "Inked" draw huge audiences

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781440636264
Publisher:
DK
Publication date:
03/04/2008
Series:
COMPLETE IDIOT'S GUIDE Series
Sold by:
DK
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
File size:
7 MB

Meet the Author

John Reardon is a professional tattoo artist who has worked at the yearly gala tatt event at New York's Roseland Ballroom and judged various international contests throughout Europe. He is also a featured artist at Merlin's Tattoos, the shop showcased in the popular cable show "Miami Ink."

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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting a Tattoo 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is really good to give to customers or to read yourself in order to get some things straight regarding tattoos! Everybody should read this book! It pretty much set things straight! Not everybody is good tattooers! And you should double tjeck before letting anybody tattoo you! This book is highly recommended to anybody thinking about getting a tattoo! Simply a MUST HAVE!!!!