There are many reasons why people get a tattoo. Some do it for the art, some for passion and some just because they look pretty. Most of them consider getting a tattoo a very cool thing. Having this in mind, you are about to meet the coolest 100-year-old ever!
Her name is Apo Whang Od, and she is the oldest tattoo artist in the Philippines. What makes Apo special, and forces people to hike through mountains just to get to her is her technique. She is the only surviving tattoo artist that follows the hand-tapping tradition. The ink is is a mixture of charcoal and water, and is inserted in the skin with the broken end of trees or thorns. You won’t see something like this anywhere else in the world.
Watching this amazing granny create art is just priceless. Even though she is nearly 100 years old, her hands and eyes are still working perfectly. Check out the video to hear her story and SHARE with all your friends and tattoo lovers.