Tattoo Taboo

  • Now you see it...
  • Now you don't.
  • Tattoo’s are a part of history and culture, but sometimes people makemistakes. A new form of tattoo ink is being used, to aid easy removal.This book is a dynamic typographic journey of an NPR interviewdiscussing this new biopolymer ink for tattoos. The act of impermenanceand removal discussed in content is revealed throughout the book by redacetate revealing and hiding text due to color interactions. Hand drawnlettering illustrates the colorful characters while standard textdissapears to reveal other messages about tattoos. This book recieved asilver award at the 2008 Savannah Secession Graphic Design Juried Exhibition.