Results tagged with 'tattoo'
Published Oct. 9, 2014
Four women, all of whom have had mastectomies, are en route to Milwaukee to receive a free tattoo to cover their scars with art. This is made possible through an organization called P.ink, which launches in Milwaukee on Friday, Oct. 10, and the work of numerous volunteer tattoo artists.
Published June 15, 2014
Last week, a woman was refused entry to a Greenfield bar because she had a neck tattoo. It is completely legal for bars to instill and enforce dress codes, but some still believe it is discriminatory. What do you think?
Published May 10, 2014
When tattooing was legalized in Milwaukee in 1998, a handful of shops opened. Today, there are 53. Is this too many? Local shop owners weigh in.
Published Aug. 7, 2013
A recent trip to Walker's Point Tattoo taught me a valuable lesson about myself: I'm not very good at getting tattoos. Although not my first, I'm sure the other patrons in the shop thought it was, given my wincing, cringing and twitching. Â
Published July 23, 2013
Since July 3, a small corner of the contemporary galleries at Milwaukee Art Museum have been home to "Tattoo: Flash Art of Amund Dietzel." And with walls covered in the kind of catalog-of-wares one sees posted in tattoo parlors around the globe, this section of the museum has become not only a tribute, but something of a recreation of the Milwaukee tattoo joints Dietzel ran for half the 20th century.
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