Archive | Tattooing

My Tattoo Studio was named one of the Top 10 of L.A.!

The English based travel site “The Culture Trip” named my Tattoo Studio one of the 10 best in Los Angels. There are some really great shops on the list and I’m honored to be apart of it. http://theculturetrip.com/north-america/usa/california/articles/the-10-best-tattoo-shops-in-los-angeles/

Cherry Blossoms.

I finally got to take a photo of this! I really love doing Chinese brush stroke style tattoos. It still looks great several years after I finished it.

My New Toy!

I used to be “loyal to the coil” but this Cheyenne Hawk has won me over.This is my new baby. She is quiet and so light I can tattoo for hour after hour without hand fatigue. ‪#‎newlove‬ ‪#‎tattoosbymisha‬

My New Private Studio.

After tattooing for 23 years, 7 1/2 great years working for Zulu Tattoo, my Husband and I felt it was finally time for me to venture out on my own. There is no ill will between myself and the Zulus. I still love and respect them deeply. I’m just not getting any younger, and the long hours […]

Planning your tattoo

 You want to get a tattoo but you aren’t sure of what to get. Or you know what you want, but don’t know how to get the artist to draw what you want done. Here are a few things that might make it a bit easier on you and your artist..Deciding on your tattoo you […]

So you want to be a Tattoo Artist..

I am constantly getting emails from people wanting to become a tattoo artist.     Let me start by saying tattooing is a full time job, not a hobby you can do on the side. You need to do it consetenly to be any good at it. And if you are making a permanent mark on some one […]

My 20th Anniversary of Tattooing

August 1991 I picked up my first tattoo machine. There were very few women in tattooing at that time and I got lots of “oh honey that’s cute, you want to tattoo’.. I ignored the condescending comments and found a tattoo artist who was willing to get me some equipment and give me the basics..Thanks so much Sicko for […]