As one of the founding principles of Diego Tattoo, inclusivity and acceptance is a vital part of our company. This is especially true when it comes to the LGBTQ+ community. Diego Tattoo is LGBTQ+ owned and operated. More than 80% of our staff are part of this community. We believe in creating a safe, inviting, … Read morePride at Diego
What makes a tattoo good? There are so many factors to think about when getting a tattoo. Placement, color choices, line thickness, aftercare, and design simplicity all factor in to the overall quality of your new ink. There’s a lot of information out there and pictures of tattoos in the internet, but do all of … Read moreHow to Get a Good Tattoo
Tattoos made in variants of just one color have been around since the beginning of tattooing itself. Black was the first color ever used in tattooing as it is known today. In 2015, a body was discovered in glacial ice in the Alps, covered in 61 all black tattoos. This is currently the oldest known … Read moreBlack and Grey Tattoos- The Modern Monochrome
Tattoos have been around for longer than some of us may realize. Frozen bodies have been found displaying tattoos over 5000 years old. 3000 year old mummies have tattooed skin. The tattoos depict religious markings and symbols. While tattoos have played an active role in our world’s history for thousands of years, it took the … Read moreTattoos in the Military and the History of American Traditional.
Freehand Tattoos as Space Fillers If you have an awkward shaped space to fill between some of your existing tattoos, freehanding may be for you. It ensures flow and connectivity with your other tattoos. Usually when you have an artist design a gap filler piece for you, they will take a tracing of the space, … Read moreFreehand Tattooing
Vegan Tattoos at Diego Tattoo Gallery You may choose a vegan lifestyle for the environment. You may want to take a stance against animal cruelty. For some people, it’s about personal morals. It’s important to be aware that non-vegan ingredients can live in unsuspecting places. This includes your tattoos and the equipment used to make … Read moreVegan Tattooing