Ina Saltz is an art director, designer, writer, and professor whose areas of expertise are typography and magazine design. Shes a regular columnist for STEP Inside Design magazine and writes for other design magazines, including Graphis.
Wendi Koontz has illustrated for many periodicals, including The New York Times, New York Press, and Girls Life magazine. She also lives in New York City.
The book has a very contemporary feel and little humor and a lot of personal experience. The groupings of style of text tattoos makes for a fun read. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Choz
rich visual study of tattoos done with words (as opposed to drawings)in a variety of type faces, styles and places on the body.Published on June 25, 2011 by G. Gruenberg
As a big fan of both tattoos and typography, I was very happy to discover this book. I love the photos and diversity of the tattoos. Read morePublished on February 28, 2010 by Nicki Hoffman
This is a terrific book! Ina Saltz takes a trained eye for imagery (hers) and story telling (hers and her subjects) and organizes them into relevant chapters to reveal to the... Read morePublished on November 24, 2008 by RJG
This book has thousands of clearly photographed tattoos for inspiration, they may also serve as a "What not to get" sample.Published on December 27, 2007 by J. Mersiowsky
If you are into typography, the personal meanings of words, or tattoos, this is an excellent book. The photos focus on the words, not the people wearing them, but the descriptions... Read morePublished on June 27, 2007 by Paul Hoffman
This book is fabulous for all the reasons Ina outlines in her introduction. I was not prepared for it to be both philosophical and intimate. I love it. It is inspirational. Read morePublished on September 27, 2006 by Kenneth
What an amazing book to showcase the evolution of typography! This book opens the world of tattoos mixed with typography and what possibilities they have together. Read morePublished on September 15, 2006 by Liana Zamora