Some primitive tribes use tattooing as a rite of social status. The Maori, of New Zealand use tattooing primarily for this purpose. To the Maori, a person's Moko designs enhanced their prestige and show transition from one social status to another. At its highest level, Moko designs proclaimed the sacredness of chieftainship.
Practicing a few typical tattoo elements today; peonies and cherry blossom, then working on an idea for a requested goldfish tattoo. ·Connect with Me· + …
However when you post a job for a custom tattoo design online you will frequently have 5 or more artists all bidding to do the work for you. Having more artists means you are more likely to find a tattoo artists that better fits with the style of tattoo design that you are looking for. Further more as we all know when people compete for your business you get better quality at a lower price.
In a word, yes, getting a tattoo is safe, but check out a prospective parlor's protocol. Is Pricing Set In Stone? - Parlors usually have a minimum price, but pricing can usually vary depending on the amount of customization & work involved. Ditto on the size & length of time to complete a piece.