Stick and Poke — CREEP MAGAZINE

How does stick and poke work? There are many different techniques that people use to do stick and poke or hand poked tattoos all over the world, ranging from bamboo tattoo to a thread wrapped needle. What they all have in common is that they are machine-less. So every single mark requires one poke from the needle to form an image.…

Practicing Stick and Poke Tattoos

You can practice stick and poke tattoos using different materials : fruits, pig skins and silicone are commonly used. Eager to try tattoo practice skins with a stick and poke technique, we found two inexpensive products on Amazon. One is a practice skin made of borosilicate glass and the other one of silicone. At first glance, both products are ...…