Posts Tagged ‘tattoo’

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos: Featured Artist Katrina Polacek

Finding the right person for a crafty tattoo can be a challenge. You want someone who can capture your style and take your idea from a simple line drawing to a beautiful work of art. Katrina Polacek does just that. Her tattoos are vibrant, personal and captivating. This crafty tattoo is just one example of […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos: Lovely Tattoo

PinkDaisy had a wonderful idea and took it to her tattoo artist who created this Lovely sewing tattoo. This was her first tattoo, but hopefully not her last. Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it HERE and you may be featured on the blog!

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Glue and Scissors

You know you like crafting when you have not one but two different kinds of glue tattooed on your arm! White glue, hot glue, and scissors make for a seriously crafty tat. Glittersniffer is one crafty bitch. Her tattoo says so! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it here at the following link and […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Paint Stroke Tattoo

Breegy’s beautiful tattoo of paint strokes was inspired by the amazing tattoo artist Amanda Wachob. Sometimes it’s hard to translate painting to a tattoo but this one does it wonderfully! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it here at the following link and you may be featured on the blog!

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Memorial Dressform Tattoo

Sarah.g.vollmer‘s dressform tattoo is both beautiful and meaningful. After her grandmother, who she called “the craftiest woman around”, passed and left her the entire contents of her sewing room, she decided to memorialize her and all that she meant and contributed toward her life as a crafter. Aww!! And she did so with a gorgeous […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – dellastella’s Needle and Thread

This little needle and thread tattoo of dellastella‘s is downright adorable! It’s not that big and it’s straightforward but it’s still so pretty! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it here at the following link and you may be featured on the blog!

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Starry Night

Art can be craft and it can also be a great source of crafty inspiration. Missmelmarie has been so inspired by Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night that she got this beautiful representation tattooed on her shoulder! But she isn’t the only one; thepunkyduckling also had Starry night tattooed on her calves! Do you have a […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos – Goonie’s Vintage Singer

I have a special place in my heart for vintage Singer’s since I have one of my own. Obviously, Goonie does, too because she got on tattooed on her arm! It looks like it may even be based on a treadle with red eye decals like mine. Those old Singers have such great style, they […]

CrafTATstic: Crafty Tattoos: ohsweetie’s Sewing Chest Piece

We’re reviving one of my favorite things here on the Craftster blog… our monthly showcase of awesome crafty tattoos!! Here is ohsweetie‘s homage to sewing, complete with sewing scissors, buttons, needles, and the ubiquitous tomato pincushion. It’s gorgeous! I’m particularly fond of the placement of the scissors! Do you have a crafty tattoo? Share it […]

Handmade Gift Ideas: Temporary Tattoos

Pulling together some fun last minute gifts? Mirrorandmoon tells us that with an inkjet printer and some special temporary tattoo paper, we can make all kinds of awesome temporary tattoos! You can find the full tutorial here: For more great gift ideas check out our specific gift guides or our full list of ideas […]

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoo – Ni’s shuttle tattoo

How often have you seen a weaving tattoo?! I think I can honestly say this is the first one I’ve seen. It’s a great one, though! Ni had a shuttle tattooed on her upper arm. The placement and the woodgrain and the color are all so perfect! Have a crafty tat? Share it here and […]

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoo – Staramaze Runs with Scissors

You guys, it has been WAY TOO LONG since I’ve done a CrafTATstic tattoo blog entry! This needs to be rectified. Let’s jump back into the swing of things with Staramaze‘s absolutely gorgeous forearm tat. The banner says “Runs with Scissors” with an adorable swallow at the bottom. I’ve seen it in person (Staramaze works […]

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos – violentjayne’s Sewing Sleeve

One of our most prolific members also has one awesome crafty sleeve! Violentjayne‘s left arm is dedicated to her love of sewing. Her sleeve features a pincushion, scissors, a seam ripper, a dress form, measuring tape, and more! Here are a few small pics but there are much bigger photos here. Have a crafty tat? […]

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoo: lindseymichelle’s vintage sewing machine

I love vintage sewing machines! Obviously lindseymichelle does, too! She has an amazing tat of a vintage machine in the middle of a crafting session. The draping of the fabric and all the little extras around the machine (lindseymichelle says the pincushion is her fave!) are fantastic! What a great little scene to keep with […]

CrafTATstic Crafty Tattoos – MegPrice’s Wren and Paintbrush

I’m a sucker for a bird tattoo but this one is crafty, too! Craftster member MegPrice has this lovely birdie in honor of her father, who she says is the source of her crafty genes. Her father’s last name (and her maiden name) is Wrenn, so this lovely wren is perfect. Add to that the […]