Thinking about getting your first tattoo? Any ink enthusiast will tell you that there are a lot of rules to consider — it's not something you do on a whim. Getting the exact artwork you want is a process that starts long before you arrive at the parlor. So we've created this comprehensive calendar. It includes everything you need to know: tips for finding the right artist, safety measures to follow, and aftercare instructions.
Tattoo lifestyle website TattooChief.com is hoping to aid people in judging the amount of physical pain that they could be in for when deciding on the placement of their next tattoo. Photo: Tattoochief.com
Van Gogh's Sunflowers done by Yi Stropky (my first tattoo).