1. Tools of the Trade
This in depth "Tools Of The Trade" video guide from our Learn How to Tattoo DVD Video Series will
show and describe all the proper and necessary tool's you will need to
perform diligently in a safe and effective tattoo environment. This
video describes each tools purpose and demonstrating the proper way to
get the most out them. Using your tools properly in the tattoo artistry
profession is an absolute must. The knowledge you will gain is with out a
doubt the cornerstone in building a long lasting and incredible tattoo
This is one of the most important lessons you can learn. This tattoo
video explains the use of an ultrasonic cleaner, using an autoclave,
cleaning of tattoo supplies, the sterilization process, a description of
tattoo supplies , clean room management skills, charting of materials,
surface disinfection. learn to work in a hospital grade atmosphere.
Cleanliness is next to Godliness.
3. Tattoo Power Supply Units
Learn the differences between each tattoo power supply unit and how
they work in detail. Learn how to set your speed, duty cycle and follow
trough properly on digital tattoo power supply units!
4. Setting Up Your Workstation
See how to set-up a functioning tattoo area, properly disinfect all
vital surfaces of your area, And A description of different types of
tools and materials needed in the tattoo industry to succeed. A lesson
that you will not want to be without. lesson that you will not want to
5. Building Your Own Tattoo Machines
This is a must for anyone looking to expand their understanding of
the tool's they use in the tattoo process. Every part and function of
the tattoo machine is explained . You will see first hand how a machine
goes together and understand the importance of each part and feel more
confident having the knowledge to back you up when they are needed.
6. Tuning Your Tattoo Machines
This instructional tattoo video demonstrates the proper way to set up
your machine to run at its fullest potential, thus making your job, the
tattoo process a lot easier. It also demonstrates the tuning of a
tattoo machine, possible problems and solutions you may face, and some
well kept secrets to fine tune the machine and make it run better than
you could imagine.
7. Making A tattoo Stencil.
Learn the ins and outs of making a proper line drawing, including the use of a light table to produce an awesome tattoo stencil.
8. Making Sterile Stencil Spray
Learn how to make the secret formula to our famous non-cross contaminating sterile stencil spray!
9. Practice With Fruits, Not People
This tattoo video will demonstrate the basic concepts in practice
tattooing, without harming your friends and damaging your reputation. It
lets you realize the importance of getting used to holding your tattoo
machine and how to practice some of the basic skills used to train you
in the art of tattooing.
10. Blood & Gray Lining
This tattoo video will teach You the importance of understanding the
uses of a bloodline and a gray line; the techniques and the proper
application of each as it is demonstrated and explained to you in a
hands on video experience.
11. Black & Gray Tattooing
Learn the fine art of using one color to make anything come to life
in a in- depth tattoo video showing you different styles of black and
gray tattooing, along with many options for mixing your ink to get the
perfect tint you are seeking to add to your tattoo.
12. Tattoo Restoration
Lets face it, there are a lot of tattoos out there that could use a
face lift. This tattoo video shows you the reworking process of a
tattoo; The Do's and the Don'ts of reworking a tattoo. We will show you
how to add more to a tattoo and make it look better than it ever has
13. Cover-Up Tattooing #1 - The Basics
This video will show you the proper way to do a cover-up and what you
need to do to create a successful cover up by demonstrating different
techniques that can be used.
14. Aftercare & Consent Forms Explained
You will need to look at tattooing as a business and to keep a
business running smooth you will need basic paperwork to make this
happen. In this video we explain the importance of paperwork, offer you
examples, ideas and resources for making the most of your new business.
We will prepare you for some of the basic forms you will need to succeed
and protect yourself with. We also explain the different types of
aftercare that can be used and how they should be applied . All consent
and aftercare are included with the complete set.
15. Tattooing Words & Letters
Tattooing words and lettering is a staple in the tattoo business,
watch and learn the proper way of tattooing lettering and shading in the
letters with techniques used by many of the top tattooists. Start
making money right away with fast, yet viable tattoos.
16. Color Background Shading #1
The art of color shading is essential for tattooing. It allows you to
blend colors uniformly and bring your tattoos to life. Color shading is
the most commonly used technique in tattooing. This will help begin
your journey into understanding all of the realm of possibilities you
can create while tattooing.
17. Color Background Shading #2
This section of our "learn how to tattoo
video series" shows you how to bring a tattoo to life with vibrant
color background shading. From start to finish! Another essential video
18. Portrait Tattooing With Gary Gray Jr.
A portrait tattoo is something that will take years to learn to
master. We will give you a head start in the whole process by explaining
the fundamentals of a portrait: including shading options, techniques
such as needle choices, proper shading, highlighting, background
shading, making a line drawing and stencil for a portrait. The entire
process from start to finish.
19. Floral Tattooing #1 - The Lotus Flower
This tattoo video demonstrates a floral tattoo from start to finish.
Starting with the application of the stencil into line work, shading of
the tattoo, coloring of the tattoo and highlighting.
20. The Color Skull Tattoo
This section of our "learn how to tattoo
video series" shows you how to create a full color skull tattoo from
applying the stencil to the finished product! There are many tips in
this video including how to properly hold the skin as you tattoo your
client. We also demonstrate blending shading into coloring, and the use
of dramatic highlights and light source reference.
21. Cover-Up tattooing #2 - The Heart
Black and gray tattooing is a style of tattooing that very few tattoo
artist master, This video will help you in getting a step closer to
that goal. The video has a lot of in depth tattooing being explained as
it is being performed, demonstrating styles of shading, highlights,
Shadows, texture and some blood lining.
22. Tattoo Etiquette - Tattooing A Lady
Black and Gray Background Tattooing - This video Demonstrates some
Basic Black and Gray shading techniques that can be used to add a whole
new look to your tattoos or pre-existing tattoos.
23. Black & Gray Skull By Paul Miller
Cover up Tattooing 2 - In this video we will explain and show you in
great detail the complete process of creating a seamless cover up
24. Black & Gray Background Shading By Paul Miller
Blood lined Portrait (advanced)?This is the holy grail black and gray
tattooing. This video will show you the secrets of doing a blood lined
portrait from start to finish, The different ways to achieve a desired
look with shading. This video is a must for anyone that is considering
25. Bloodline Portrait Tattooing With Paul Miller
This tattoo video shows you the process of tattooing a women. The
Do's and Don'ts of the process and some basic tattoo skills used that
will keep you making money in the tattoo industry.
26. The Dragon Head Tattoo
Floral tattooing is a very popular style of tattooing, in this tattoo
video you will see a basic set of cherry blossoms from start to finish
and some extra little tricks to make your new tattoos look more pleasing
to the eye.
27. Floral Tattooing #2 - Cherry Blossoms
In this tattoo you will see how to add basic textures to a black and
gray tattoo with use of shading with a magnum needle to produce smooth
blends and how to build up shading gradually.
28. Hand Tattooing - Skull
Tattooing hands scares a lot of tattoo artist, due to the pain and
the condition of the hands skin. This video shows you the tricks to make
it work and have your hand tattoos heal properly. You will witness line
work, dark shading tones, smooth blending of colors, highlights and
contrasting colors to be used to achieve eye popping effects.
29. Neck tattooing - The Bride Of Frankenstein
Another spot on the body that is very hard to tattoo, the neck. The
video explains in a point of view video the ways to achieve great
results while demonstrating basic color blending theory that will last.