Entries by Steven Beatty

The Evolution of the Tattoo

Tattoos have been around for so long that there’s no real consensus on or when, why, or where the practice started. But, based on historical and archaeological evidence gathered thus far, the art of tattooing has been practiced for millennia. It was just a couple decades ago, a group hiking in the Alps discovered remains […]

11 Astonishing Facts About Tattoos

Did you know that the kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby prompted worried parents to tattoo their children? This is just one of the amazing facts that populate the storied history of tattoos. Intrigued? Check out 11 more below: What’s in a Name? The word “tattoo” comes from the Polynesian word “ta” which means “to strike”. […]