Ancient tattoo techniques involved applying natural pigments from dried plants and flowers with the use of porcupine quills, sharpened bones and sharpened shells. Learn about the use of hand poking in Japanese tattoos with information from an experienced tattoo artist in this free video on tattoo history.
Expert: Lenny Welch
Bio: Lenny Welch has been tattooing for more than two decades. She owns Addicted 2 Tattoos Inc, a tattoo and piercing shop designed with women in mind.
Filmmaker: Christopher Rokosz