Category Archives: Convention Boycott

Tattoo Profession Definitions

Professional Tattoo Convention; An Event produced, for the Promotion and Advancement of the Art and Business produced by the Tattoo Profession; Not for financial gain by any private Person or Business. An Event that is supported by more than 80% … Continue reading

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Is the APT changing your Tattoo Regulations?

Here they come, and they’re telling us they’re coming. Mike Martin VP, from the “Alliance of Professional Tattooists” has published an official APT statement in the Nov, 2011 #114 issue of Pain Magazine. First off, Unless Mr Martin is talking … Continue reading

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Conventions- good conditions vs bad

One of the most important aspects of a well run convention is wether or not the convention is set up to promote the art of TATTOOING, or wether it was set up to promote the ART of tattooing If the … Continue reading

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Letter to; Bob Tyrrell, Jeff Gougé, Shawn Barber, Chris Dingwell and Durb,

Dear Bob Tyrrell, Jeff Gougé, Shawn Barber, Chris Dingwell and Durb, You Guys are getting more arrangant every Con-vention. I recently read a blog from Big Gus, http://tattooartistmagazineblog.com/2011/10/11/big-gus-off-the-map-at-the-paradise-tattoo-gathering-tattoo-artist-magazine-blog/#more-6433 he was proud to have been invited to attend a seminar at … Continue reading

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Tattoo Hostels and the Damage being done

I just talked with a good friend of mine who knows, and had recently talked with one of the leading Gypsy in the SLC area. Let me introduce you to a few of the local Gypsies, They are; Strap, Jock, … Continue reading

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Tattoos, and Controlling the infection of the Mouth

Dear Colleagues, I have recently been asked to share a little more information on the problem the tattoo profession has been having for a long time. And that problem is the over stating of infection problems running rampant through out … Continue reading

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