Art And Design Facts

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A survey in 2012 revealed that 59% of people with tattoos are women, with the most popular images being hearts and angels.

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Gregory Paul McLaren holds the Guinness World Record for being the most tattooed person.

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The word “tattoo” is one of the most misspelled words in the English language. It is commonly spelled as “tatoo".

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One of the oldest recorded tattoo ink recipes consists of Egyptian pine bark, corroded bronze, vinegar, vitriol, leek juice, and insect eggs.

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A tattoo gun can puncture the skin between 50 and 3,000 times per minute, penetrating the skin about one millimeter deep in the skin to the dermis.

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Only 5% of Americans have had one tattoo covered up by another tattoo.

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People who are new to graffiti are called toys. Those with more experience and respect among other writers are called kings or queens.

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The first known graffiti artist was Mr. Darryl McCray, street named Cornbread.

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The earliest forms of graffiti were found on ancient Roman architecture as images carved onto walls.

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Graffiti used to be a term used to refer to inscriptions and figure drawings found on the walls of ancient ruins, like Pompeii or the Roman Catacombs.

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