Lewd, Screwed and TattooedYour mother hates them,("Not while you live under MY roof!!!!!"), for years they've been a stigma of bikers, sailors, harlots and rock'n effin' roll. But now, no one can deny the artistic value and popularity that tattoos have gained in the past few years.Lewd, Screwed and Tattooed by Ghouldaddy
A Brief History
They have been rites of passage, personal mementos and drunken mistakes, not bad for a practice that dates back to neolithic Eurasia. The means are different from region to region, but the end result is the same; gorgeous art that marks the skin forever. Sailors and Pirates in the late 1700's are responsible for bringing the practice to the masses of Europe and the Americas, and has been the mark of the sea faring for ages. The popularity of tattooing really spread during the first and second world war with the men serving in the armed forces marking their adventure, making the birth of what's now known as "traditional" or "old school" tattoos. Then came rock and roll. Fast forward to 2005 and mainstr
Got Ink?Got Ink?Got Ink? by Ghouldaddy
Show us your ink in the most creative way possible ie take a new photograph where your/ or someones tattoos are not exactly the main focus, but are extremely predominate in the image. Don't have tattoos? Well you've got a month to get some hahahaha! Alternatively for those of you who are ink deficient, you can photograph something from tattoo culture...ie your local shop etc etc. The contest will run from TODAY to Sept. 7th at 11:59pm PST.
breaking it down:
the goal: To take a new creative photograph showcasing tattoo's or something from tattoo culture.
the running time: From Aug. 7th to Sept 7th @ 11:59pm PST.
I can put it where?: Submit the image to your gallery (in the correct category for the image!!!!!!) and then drop me a note with the subject line, "got ink