I had a very intricate tattoo done on my calf that was paid in full.About 3 hours into it my leg...
was raw and jumping uncontrollably.We ended the session and the tattoo is half done.When I went to make my follow up appointment to finish the tattoo they told me it was another 60 dollars for a "set up fee".Is this proper protocol?Does the artist have anything to do with the prices(she is awesome btw)?
some artist can control prices, but in some cases the shop will control base fees.
When a shop talks about a "set-up fee" that means what it costs them in equipment (machines, needles, ink, sterilization) to do a tattoo.
Shops often do set a base price, to cover material expenses and then the artist sets their art/work fee on top of that.
The main question is should there be a "set-up" fee for the second go round?
by mkplcl 14 months ago
I desperately want this one tattoo, but I have a serious fear of needles..and the pain. I want it on my left rib cage...I'm a skinny girl, they show, and tattooing on bone I imagine can't be pleasant. I was wondering..if I could go in for the actual tattoo appointment maybee after a few drinks..or...
by Dennis L. Page 4 years ago
Should fast food workers be paid $12 to $15 per hour?Thousands of fast food workers are threatening to stage a "walkout" demanding the be paid a "living wage" of approximately $31,000 annually. Pouring a cup of coffee and putting a food order in a paper bag certainly is low on...
by Nikkki 3 years ago
hi i just got a tattoo done and a part of the scar was ripped off and it looks like the color is...gone....do you think the artist will be able to fix it......and i kinda picked at the loose scabs will that effect it?
by Annette Thomas 19 months ago
Okay, so I wanna get permanent eye brows. Mine are so light you cannot see them. I have to draw them on. Know anyone who has ever had permanent eyebrows and the results? I would think they would fade, much like tattoos.
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