animal lover, gardener, knitter, and gourmet cook

new ink

I’ve been wanting to get a scripty “Jacob” tattoo for a couple of years, so I stopped by Matthew’s Party Tattoo and Body Piercing on Wednesday to set up an appointment. They were accepting walk-ins that day, so here’s my new tattoo.

Brian and I used to go to State of the Art Tattooing in Winchester, VA, but I must admit–this was a bit more convenient. The owner of SOTAT passed away a few years ago, but his daughter has since taken over the business (and she’s an excellent tattoo artist). So, Brian might be sticking with that studio. It’s probably just as well, because I don’t know how well our bank account would do if he had instant access to a tattoo artist. Heck, I’m already planning my next…