UV Tattoos – Yes, they glow!

More recently, both glow in the dark & uv tattoos are becoming increasingly more popular. This is especially true in the case of professionals who do not want a traditional tattoo being visible to everyone. Many professions frown upon visible tattoos. … Continue reading

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Tattoo Font Ideas

Hi Everyone, Can’t decide on a font? This may be your first tattoo or maybe it’s your 7th, but nonetheless we here at the Academy of Responsible Tattooing and New York Tattoo School are here to help! Here are some … Continue reading

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Advice for Tattoo Cover Ups

Hi Everyone, As we all know, a tattoo is a permanent mark on the body for life. However, not every tattoo is perfect. We here at A.R.T. would like to give you some advice on covering up your old tattoo. … Continue reading

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NY Ink – Meet the Artists

Megan Massacre is a tattoo artist, DJ and alternative model who moved to New York City for the filming of the series at The Wooster St. Social Club. She previously lived for four years in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where she worked out … Continue reading

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Sailor Jerry

It was clear from an early age that Norman was destined to leave his mark. Born on the west coast in 1911, Collins soon gained the moniker “Jerry” after his father noticed a similar disposition between the young troublemaker and … Continue reading

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Comparing Tattoo Schools

When it comes to finding a trade school for a tattooing career, we know how difficult it can be. The tattoo industry for the most part is a struggle to get into when you don’t have any experience in the trade. … Continue reading

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Kat Von D – The Lady Superstar

Kat Von D’s grandmother and the Latino culture of Los Angeles were major influences on her tattoo art and style. She began listening to the Ramones, Misfits and other punk rock bands at the age of 12. She got her … Continue reading

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10 Most Popular Tattoos of all Time

Hi Everyone, A.R.T. is bringing you the 10 most popular tattoos of all time! They line up from tenth down: #10. Stars #9. Tribal #8. Crosses/Rosary Beads #7. Strength #6. Angels/Wings #5. Butterfles #4. Love #3. Skulls #2. Phoenixes #1. … Continue reading

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History of Tattooing

Hi Everyone, We here at A.R.T. wanted to share a little History of Tattooing. Tattoos have been used for all kinds of purposes ever since the dawn of time. Over the years, they have served as symbols of rights, symbols of … Continue reading

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Tattoo Prices

modification to your body such as a tattoo is important, yet don’t trade good in for cheap. You want to make sure you are getting the highest quality of work for what you’re paying for, afterall, it doesn’t just wash … Continue reading

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