Workshop: Skin Deep: Intro to Tattoo Design with Virginia Marting

Mon, May 2, 20225:00 PM
Bodecker Foundation
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Are you curious about tattooing but aren’t sure where to begin?  

In this three-week workshop, you’ll meet a diverse panel of working artists who will introduce you to designing “flash” and custom pieces. You’ll learn about ink application, linework, shading, and will familiarize yourself with the language, techniques and materials of the tattoo trade. Facilitated by Virginia Marting 

of Skeleton Key Tattoo.

HYBRID  T/Th- May 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19 with in-person session on May 22


    VIRGINIA MARTING (she/her) is a tattoo artist, printmaker, and puppeteer who was born in Rosario, Argentina and moved to Portland in 2007. She learned the art of tattooing while living in Basque County, Spain and has been working professionally in the United States since 2014. Virginia’s work is mainly representational or figurative, inspired by nature and our relationship with it. She creates to battle daily injustices and bring about social awareness through art. As an immigrant, she stands with her community for the right to live and create in the place that we decide to call home. @ virginiamarting.tattoos


Bodecker Foundation
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Portland, OR 97210
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