SStu

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SStu last won the day on February 13

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About SStu

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    New Orleans and Houston area
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    music, guitars, craft beer & tattoos
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    Tattoo Collector

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  1. SStu

    ragritz

    Posting to just 1 thread is enough . . .
  2. SStu

    Tattoo Opinions/Advice

    That's not a bad tattoo, and it's symmetrical plenty enough. Just get more around it.
  3. SStu

    Tattoo blowout advice

    You could try a laser, but personally I wouldn't worry about it. As far as being "precise" that depends on the operator - but worst case is you might have to do a touch-up (that hopefully doesn't have another blowout).
  4. Most artists only charge for the actual time they start inking until when they set the machine down for the last time. Every tattooist has their own personality and interpretation of time - but the main thing is that you come away with a great tattoo you get to wear forever.
  5. You've gotta go pretty far to ramp up the shock value, these days.
  6. Wow. I've seen the ear lobe reconstruction results before but the removal procedure is a new one for me. *shudder* Nipple removal, too.
  7. SStu

    Upside down mistake

    Yep. Get 3 more ampersands in a pattern so you've got them facing all directions.
  8. SStu

    Got my first tattoo! But..

    right. You'll end up doing your entire shoulder eventually. You can tie it all together then.
  9. That's not looking so good - but at least part of the result is because the "tattooist" didn't know what he/she was doing, and you were the guinea pig. If its red and sore you might have an infection going on under there. I'd recommend going to see a doctor if you haven't already done so.
  10. SStu

    Hustle Butter?

    Primary word here is "hustle".
  11. SStu

    Scarring?

    let it set for awhile. 10 days is too early to tell or get a touch-up.
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    Mixing styles?

    I like her work - but it seems more traditional than your reference photo above.
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    Mixing styles?

    Yep. both look pretty good. Of the 2 I prefer Noabn.