If you have ever watched that show America’s Worst Tattoos on TLC, you already know that if your ink is bad, tired, or if you find yourself with your X’s name emblazoned on your chest, you can always get NEW ink to cover it up. And what’s more fun than new ink?
To Get Inked or Not to Get Inked
The art we decided to have permanently inked on us was drawn by Yours Truly. It was simple black line art (we were, after all, broke), a graphic dove outline with a peace sign in the middle. We were listening to a lot of The The’s 1989 album “Mind Bomb” in our little flat those days, and I have to say that I think the back cover art kind of influenced our creativity.
To Cover up or Embellish?
The Art of Tattoo Cover Up
From the Heart
for being a part of my
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