#TATCHAT: MY FAVORITE TATTOOED YOUTUBERS

#TatChat is a weekly series where Sam talks about a tattoo-related subject of her choosing, or addresses a reader-submitted question. You can find an archive of all #TatChat posts here.

Anybody who knows me IRL knows that YouTube is where I have acquired most of my practical skills and real-world knowledge. From applying makeup to cutting an onion, there are skills and knowledge aplenty to learn via YouTube tutorials. And, just as there are beauty and cooking niche channels on YouTube, there are tattoo-related content creators, too.

Below, I’ve rounded up some of my favorite YouTubers who talk regularly (or semi-regularly) about tattoos. Some of these creators skew more educational; others are just vloggers who talk fairly often about being tattooed people.

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SAM’S TATTOO DIARIES NO. 2: MANDI DELUCCY

Sam’s Tattoo Diaries is a series where Sam shares additions to her personal tattoo collection. It’s easy and fun for her to write about, although she hopes to incorporate more voices and topics on this fun little blog of hers. If you’re also a tattoo enthusiast and writerly type, please feel free to drop Sam a line with a pitch for a guest post.

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My little match! Thanks, Mandi!

Different day, same ol’ arm! Yesterday (Saturday), I decided to spontaneously get tattooed by one of the lovely ladies at Rosendale’s Guts N’ Glory Ink. There’s a little, awkward-shaped gap on my arm between my beautiful rose trio and my first professional tattoo ever, my not-so-beautiful feather quill.

Previously, I’ve been tattooed by Maria Vonn, the shop apprentice. But I know and trust all of the wonderful folks who work there and would feel 110% comfortable getting tattooed by anybody on the team.

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SAM’S TATTOO DIARIES NO. 1: MARIA VONN

Sam’s Tattoo Diaries is a series where Sam shares additions to her personal tattoo collection. It’s easy and fun for her to write about, although she hopes to incorporate more voices and topics on this fun little blog of hers. If you’re also a tattoo enthusiast and writerly type, please feel free to drop Sam a line with a pitch for a guest post.

The most recent addition to my somewhat fall-themed right arm, these oak leaves and acorns were tattooed last weekend by Maria Vonn at Guts N’ Glory Ink in Rosendale, New York, just a short drive from my college town.

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