Marquette Wire

Finding ink outside the lines in Milwaukee history

Erin Heffernan

September 10, 2013

Back in the time when tattoos were the stuff of carnival shows, the arms of sailors and hearts that said “mom,” Amund Dietzel rocked some serious ink. Dietzel quickly became Milwaukee's premiere tattoo artist after arriving ...

Judges, cops, grandmas: everyone’s getting inked

Kaleigh Ward

September 10, 2009

Though I remember most things from childhood as being disproportionately important, I remember my cousin Kim’s new tattoo of a fish as a particularly epic event. Kim went to great lengths to hide her ankle from my grandparent...