Tattoo Apprenticeship Blog

We’ve launched countless careers with our tattoo apprenticeships, and we have some great stories to share. Whether you’re a professional tattoo artist, currently an apprentice, or someone considering an apprenticeship, there’s always more to learn! Check out our tattoo apprenticeship blog and get inspired by the success stories, our helpful guides, and informative interviews. The Body Art & Soul Tattoo Apprenticeship Blog also offers the latest news in the tattoo industry so you can stay up to date on all cutting-edge tattoo technology and trends. Jump-start your career and stay informed by checking our apprenticeship blog regularly!
May 12, 2022

2022 Guide to Tattoo Schools and Tattoo Apprenticeships Programs Near You

Everything you need to know about tattoo schools near you in California, Connecticut, Florida, New York, Louisiana, Oregon & Pennsylvania.   Location: Tampa, Florida If you’re searching for a “tattoo school near me”, then you’ve come to the right place!  In today’s post, we’re breaking down how to become a tattoo artist in seven different states so that you can find a tattoo apprenticeship and tattoo school near you. Each state has different requirements and different schools available, so read carefully!  What is a Tattoo Apprenticeship? A tattoo apprenticeship program is similar to a trade school. At places like Body […]
April 29, 2022

Top 3 Reasons to Become a Tattoo Artist in Florida

With A Guaranteed Job Offer In A $1.4 Billion Industry, It’s Time To Quit Your Job and Make A Living From Your Art. Location: Tampa, Florida I can assure you we know the hesitation you have about changing your career. We know you’ve asked yourself… “Is it the right time?” “Can I afford this?” “Will I ever find another job?” “Will I end up regretting this decision?” But the questions you really need to ask yourself are ones like… “Will it ever feel like the right time?” “Can I emotionally and mentally afford to stay unhappy?” “How much regret can […]
April 22, 2022

6 Steps to Changing Careers and Becoming a Tattoo Artist – The Definitive Guide to Becoming a Tattoo Artist

The Career Change You Need in 2022 You wake up every day, brew the coffee, and sit down to a job you hate. You dream of doing something better, but don’t know how to change. If this sounds like you, you might be ready for a career change in 2022. In January 2022 alone, nearly 4.3 million people quit their jobs. In 2021, a record 48 million people quit in the U.S. These people are tired of the daily grind and not feeling fulfilled in their careers. Where are they going? Some are just switching desk jobs, but quite a […]
April 1, 2022

Top 5 Things to Become a Tattoo Artist in New York City

In The City Where Dreams Are Made Of, Yours Can Come True! Location: Brooklyn, NY So you bought a tattoo machine on amazon during your stint in quarantine and couldn’t figure it out for the life of you how to even turn it on? Or have you always imagined life as a successful, Professional Tattoo Artist? Either way, you are an aspiring tattoo artist but you have no idea where to start. But you live in NYC, a concrete jungle where dreams are made of! The city that never sleeps! Surely, you can easily find a tattoo apprenticeship that will […]
March 3, 2022

How Your Art Degree can lead to a Successful Career Change as a Tattoo Artist

Despite the stereotype of the starving artist, you attained an Art Degree from a 4 year college or university. With your degree, you definitely developed the skills necessary to be successful in the field, but did you develop connections? There are plenty of traditional jobs you can apply for with your Art Degree; like illustrator, art teacher, art conservator, set designer, art director, fashion designer, or graphic designer. These careers aren’t the easiest to get your foot in the door if you don’t “have a connection,” and since all of them mean you could be fired at any time, there […]
February 24, 2022

Top 5 Steps to Changing Careers in 2022

2022 is here! Let’s celebrate our lives by living them to the fullest. How do you ask? Follow your dreams of becoming a professional tattoo artist, because IT’S NEVER TOO LATE! Career changes can be scary but why spend your life hating your career and being filled with regret? So many of our tattoo artists were on totally different career paths when inspiration struck and they decided to make a big change. Get inspired by their stories of how they changed careers and became tattoo artists with the help of Body Art & Soul Tattoos! When Plans Change You Change […]
February 16, 2022

How to Help your Daughter or Son Become a Tattoo Artist

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.” -Pablo Picasso I’m sure when your son or daughter was younger, you cheered them on every time they brought home a piece of artwork. I also know everytime they wanted to paint, color or sculpt with play-doh, you broke out the supplies and watched your little one create a masterpiece. Bravo to you! Research shows that participating in art activities is associated with better academic outcomes. It also gives children practice with self expression, which is beneficial for emotional health and happiness in […]
February 7, 2022

Why You Should Make a Career Change in 2022

If Covid scares and quarantine life taught us anything, it was to live the life you want because everything else is uncertain. So why do you wake up every morning with complaints? You hate your job, you feel uninspired and you want a change right now. 2022 is here. Let’s make it count! “How,” you ask?  By follow your dreams because IT’S NEVER TOO LATE! Career changes can be scary but why spend your life hating your career and being filled with regret? We can bet that since you can remember, your passion has been art. When you were a […]
February 2, 2022

How to Become a Tattoo Artist in Florida?

The process of becoming a tattoo artist can be a little different depending on the where you want to make a living as a tattoo artists. While there is no federal law regulating the practice of tattooing, there are various state and local laws that deal with tattoo studios and tattoo artists around the United States. In order to find out about statutes and other laws regulating the tattoo industry in your state, please refer to the Tattoo Laws Across the United States white paper released by our tattoo school last year. Tattoo Laws Florida 2022 For the purposes of […]