The Plumage Book

A Tattoo Guide for First-Timers

If you’ve always wanted a tattoo, but don’t know what you want or where to start, you’ve come to the right place. The Plumage Book is your guide to the wonderful world of ink.

Learn about the whole process

From choosing a design and finding an artist, to making a booking, and preparing for the dent in your wallet.

Get ready for your first session

Yes, it does hurt. Learn about health, hygiene, and how to make your ink last forever.

Become a tattoo connoisseur

Learn about different styles, and the range of artists out there from superstar divas to up-and-coming artists.

Coming soon: Fall 2015

We are Plumage

We are a multidisciplinary group of Berlin-based tattoo buffs. We collaborate with tattoo artists, designers, collectors, academics, and industry experts to create the best possible guide for first-timers.

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