The female ghost or yurei (literally, "faded spirit”) is perhaps the most recognizable figure in Japanese horror culture, powerfully reinforced through the success of Japanese ghost films such as Ringu ("The Ring”) and Ju-On ("The Grudge”).
Monmon is another word used to describe the Japanese tattoo. This beautiful little book contains the paintings of Horitomo's tattoo cats! The cats are beautifully drawn in classic japanese style and decorated with beautiful japanese tattoos. Amazing!!
The book contains 250 tattoo designs by Mitch O'Connell. They're the best of his three sets of tattoo flash titled 'Stewed, Screwed and Tattooed' (2001), 'Done While Drunk' (2002), and 'From the Bottom of the Barrel' (2006). Learn More
Anna Mudd's story of getting her first tattoo. Her love of picture books led her to get a drawing of Ferdinand the Bull permanently inked on her body. It also led to her first post-tattoo freakout. Learn More