News — Stipple Shaders
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Phil Colvin is a tattooer & owner of Memorial Tattoo in Atlanta, Georgia. Having been tattooing for 30 years, Phil is a versatile tattooer who specializes in a variety of styles including black and gray, photorealism, Japanese, & traditional American tattooing.
Phil was one of the first artists that told us about stipple shader cartridges: a configuration of 3 liners in a mag tube cartridge. We got excited about the potential of the variant and decided to make our own. Available now, Vulcan stipple shaders are made up of 3 groupings of tight 3 round liners evenly spaced within a mag tube. They are also available in groupings of 4 and 5 tight 3 liners for wider coverage.
Now that our stipple shaders are here, we sat down with Phil to talk about his tattooing background, some modern history of the Atlanta tattoo scene, and what he’s been tattooing with these stipple shader cartridges…