Needles- 7rs 4f
8 wrap coils (both machines)
7rs on a machine with a short spring
4f on a machine with a long spring
I did a lot of whipping motoins. The 3 petals on the lower right are done with the 4 flat. It was not fillng in fast enough so I switched to the 7rs.
Am I doing something wrong? I'm using some practice skin and have just started learning and practicing but the skin I'm using is getting really stained... am I using too much ink? Am I wiping incorrectly? Should I be using vaseline on practice skin?
Thank you for the support
Just if anyone has any advice. I have the eternal bright white ink & I have a mixing white which I bought to change my basic ink colours into different tones (once I get to that stage!!( .
If I want to put a white highlight round a piece ofradd a little bit of white into a few details - how is...
used electrum - stencil lasted much better for me! - alloowed to dry for about 40 mins - just beacuse I wanted to not lose anything
9rl - eternal lining black
7m1 - after I had done some colouring with the 9rl - the ink went in a million times better with this.
- design not mine - but something...
My friend asked me to do a tattoo for him - I am at the stage where I would only ever do a friend/ someone i know and who understands 100% I am learning and that I think I oculd do the best job I can on it - I am years away from being at the stage where I would ever do anything on a stranger...
My husband really, really kindly let me tattoo him last night - just a simple outline (to be coloured in future) - I know I am hugely jumping the gun - but tattooing a human was a big hurdle that I was so worried about and I kept thinking what if I do all of this and can't tattoo a...
I had a client that got a tattoo above his knee going towards the upper thigh. The lining went well, but when I began to shade around his knee area there was resistance. I used a 7 Mag Shader needle, but it was almost like I couldn't drag the needle through the skin. I had to end up making this...