In his new 4-DVD set, veteran tattooist Guy Aitchison builds on his renowned Reinventing The Tattoo educational package to focus on the technical end of applying tattoos to get results that are smooth, solid, detailed and vibrant. With well over five hours of tightly edited footage and descriptive voiceovers, these disks show five different projects displaying a variety effects on skin and the toolbox of methods used to achieve them. Technique is for professional tattooists only, or for apprentices working in an established tattoo studio. For more information about Technique, or to apply to get on our Verified Professional list, come to: http://www.tattooeducation.com.
http://www.tattooeducation.com/Tattoo... In this long-awaited second edition to Guy Aitchison's educational book, he has upgraded the format to a full-color, 368 page hardcover boxed edition, including a DVD with 40 detailed video clips that relate directly to material in the book. Rather than being a simple A-Z guide, Reinventing The Tattoo taps into Guys unique vision and his 20 years in the tattoo profession to provide an inside look into what it takes to improve your overall artistic ability and to put these skills to work on skin to get the results that you want. Although still following the same basic format as the first edition, the text has been trimmed down, cleaned up, expanded, illustrated and captioned to make for an educational experience unlike anything else available in the tattoo industry. Whether you're an experienced professional or an apprentice working in a supervised setting, this book and DVD can provide you with valuable new tools for improving your work. This book won't teach you to tattoo, but if you are a tattooer or an apprentice you will learn to tattoo better. Reinventing The Tattoo is for professional tattooists only!
The Visionary Tattoo: Empowerment, Healing, & Transformation through Body Art.
A workshop and dinner with Guy Aitchison and Michele Wortman
With over 35 combined years of tattooing experience, Guy Aitchison and Michele Wortman have long spearheaded a movement that questions assumptions and seeks to redefine the possible in tattoo arts. The Visionary Tattoo is for artists, collectors, appreciators and the curious about visionary art and tattooing. This event will bring light to possibilities personal growth and vision fulfillment offered by tattooing.
Beginning with a historical summary of visionary tattoo traditions, Michele and Guy will illuminate the cutting edge of the art form today, with examples from the tattoo community's most innovative members. Featuring client interviews, presenters will follow one collector's pilgrimage to the completion of a collaborative large-scale piece that reflects the theme of Rebirth. Discussion will also include the healing potential of tattooing in hiding a burn scar or reclaiming a sense of power after a traumatic event. Offering an artist's perspective, emphasis will focus on creating art that not only reflects the desired symbolic content, but also flatters and enhances the attractiveness of the sacred body.
CoSM, Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, 46 Deer Hill Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
40 of the world's leading tattoo artists gathered at the 2009 Hell City Tattoo Fest in Columbus, Ohio with the goal of producing 40 finished pieces of visionary art in a performance setting. In this 4 minute teaser we provide a taste of what the Innerstate event was like and a preview of the full-length documentary that will be released on the subject in mid 2010.
Guy Aitchison giving a Tattoo Topography lecture at Southern Illinois University - Carbondale in February 2013. Including some information about his upcoming Biomech Encyclopedia book. Want more tattoo stuff? Check out http://www.tattooeducation.com , http://www.hyperspacestudios.com , http://www.guyaitchison.com & http://www.michelewortman.com