Thanks so much for your interest in “Reinventing the Tattoo” (book/DVD set – 2nd Edition). Unfortunately the book has been out of print for a few years and we. Reinventing The Tattoo is Guy Aitchison’s flagship educational package, including a page full color hardcover book with slipcase, plus a DVD featuring Reinventing The Tattoo, an interactive, educational eBook written by Guy edition of Guy Aitchison’s flagship educational package Reinventing The Tattoo was Updated chapters from the original book; New chapters by Guy on client.

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Reinventing the Tattoo by Guy Aitchison

These clips feature closeup footage of tattooing, painting and other subjects, and include a voiceover by Guy explaining the content of the footage. Sign in Already have an account?

Video examples are close up and detailed, and the live format also allowed gky some insightful audience questions to round out the program. Appendix C Creating a Geometric Mandala.

Reinventing the Tattoo, 2nd Edition

There are many good brands of color on the market, and not that many bad brands. At 40 different times in the book, the reader is instructed to watch the corresponding video clip. If you are not yet a subscriber, consider joining before you buy the DVD The point is you’re right, all these books are crap, I spend as much time cross checking with my mentor all the shit they recommend. Rather than being a simple A-Z guide, Reinventing The Tattoo taps into Guys unique vision and his 20 years in the tattoo profession to provide a In this long-awaited second edition to Guys educational book, he has upgraded the format to a full-color, page hardcover boxed edition, including a DVD with 40 detailed video clips that relate directly to material in the book.

Participation in the forums provides a chance to extend your education as far as you want. Coverup Trivia Question 5 I’ve seen solid black tattoos where it was obvious where the coverup areas were. Great information on design transfer stencil and freehandneedle groups, machine setup, rubber bands, the stretch, tightening and softening and comfort pointers numbing gels etc. This book differs from everything on the market, because is trying to make the reader thinks with his own head.

By the end of Octoberwhich will mark the first year since the release of the electronic edition, all of this material will have been added:.


With 20 years in the tattoo industry, Aitchison has developed the vision and knowledge to help any tattooist improve their artistic ability and hone their techniques within every aspect of the tattoo process. But let us make this clear: This is a safe place to submit work, where you will get reinventinb answers without being torn apart and fed to the dogs. Talks about each stage and how he accomplished it, using which materials and techniques.

The current ones include:. It is a great reference book. The latest installment in the Reinventing series is simply titled Technique.

Whether youre an experienced professional or an apprentice working in a supervised setting, this book and DVD can provide you with valuable new tools for improving your work. Thanks alot for the review! Open Preview See a Problem? You can then post your own comments on some of thf subjects, or start discussions of your own. We have the old one archived and are working on making it available as an archival resource, but it will no longer be an active forum.

This is followed by a long section showing some step-by-step tattooing processes, including detailed videos referring directly to the written content.

But now im pretty sure im gonna get it. We are confident that you will be so impressed by the quantity and quality of new content added over the course of your first year as zitchison subscriber that you won’t hesitate to renew, knowing that more material will continue being added. We’ll try to encourage you to get the full subscription, so you can have access to all the updated material we’ve added.

We discuss many examples of this in Coverup: The material then moves into the technical end of tattooing, building on everything mentioned in the design parts of the book, starting with stenciling and moving to needles, tubes and cartridges along with several chapters on machines. Mostly, the success of your color work is up to you, not the products you use.

Posted November 5, But there’s an important demographic of clientele who you really don’t want to turn away. Overall I recommend this book to anyone wishing to expand their knowledge in tattooing. I been studying damn near everything about 2 years before I got ahold of that book though so that may have something. Ryan Gyu marked it as to-read Apr 25, As clients start to get larger work, it is often up to their artists to steer them toward thinking larger scale, instead of filling up with small pieces.


Although the format of the book’s first edition was simple, it embodied a clear overview of the most reinventung elements of tattoo design and how aitchhison apply these ideas on skin. Gery Ak’s marked it as to-read Nov 23, Text or email notifications of new material Smoother and more intuitive interface Special version focused on apprenticeships Multi-artist studio packages Additional guest chapters from many of your favorite artists!

Prev reinenting 2 Next Page 1 of 2. Although still following the same basic format as the first edition, the text has been trimmed down, cleaned up, geinventing, illustrated and captioned to make for vook educational experience unlike anything else available in the tattoo industry.

Brandon marked it as to-read Oct 25, Find out strategies for working around this problem in Coverup: I was very leary to pay bones again for a reference book, but all the reviews have changed my mind, and even got me excited about it. Because so many artists are using reinvennting phones as research and reference sources, we’ve aimed to make it as phone-friendly as possible. Tiki, When you get the book it will have a license inside aittchison book that you have to enter in at the website to get into the forum Appendix D Music recommendations Appendix E Colour Illustrations Overall I recommend this book to anyone wishing to expand their knowledge in tattooing.

Then some technique rudiments: Preview — Reinventing the Tattoo by Guy Aitchison. Luis Iriarte marked it as to-read Oct 25, So reinventinb six months ago, my mentor and I agreed I could start doing simple stuff, assuming I followed BBP procedures, out here to get a feel for it.

Michael rated it it was amazing Jul 14, A Fresh Look was filmed at the Worldwide Tattoo Conference, and was designed to go over the most crucial theory behind what makes coverups either work or not work, and shows many examples in both photo and video form on several different types of coverup projects from small, single-pass pieces to large, epic transformations, and everything in between.