Attitudes toward tattoos may be changing

Robert Salazar, a tattoo artist at Tortured Souls, said tattooing is his art.Photo by Jessica Warren Tattooing has been around for thousands of years and is one of the oldest forms of art. Tattoos immortalize memories, mantras, loved ones and perhaps drunken, bad decisions.  As the popularity of tattoos continues to soar, the art form continues to be looked down upon in today’s society. Throughout history, tattoos were used for various purposes and represented different meanings. Individuals have used tattoos to affiliate with certain groups or to even exclude from...