Art 1 – Intro to Design & Composition


Art 1 – Intro to Design & Composition Overview

Welcome to Art 1: Intro to Design & Composition at our esteemed Tattoo Artist School, a cornerstone among the Best Tattoo Schools worldwide and a key component of our comprehensive Tattoo Programs. Specifically designed for beginners and those at the intermediate level, this course serves as a fundamental precursor for Levels 1 & 2 in our Tattoo Classes Online.

Art 1 is crafted to instill essential design skills crucial for preparing artwork tailored for exceptional tattoos. The curriculum covers a spectrum of designs, ranging from the basics to intermediate complexity, ensuring a well-rounded foundation for aspiring tattoo artists.

Key lessons include:

Lines: Master the art of strokes that seamlessly move from one point to another, enhancing the visual smoothness of your work.

Shapes: Explore the creation of objects and animations infused with character and personality, encompassing both geometrical shapes defined by mathematics and more organic shapes crafted by artistic expression.

Color: Delve into the intricacies of color as it appears when light strikes an object, covering hue, value, and chroma.

Space: Understand the interplay between positive and negative space, influencing the surface quality of your artistic creations.

Value: Grasp the concept of value, representing the degree of perceivable lightness in tones within your artwork.

Texture: Learn to describe the surface quality of your work, emphasizing the tactile elements that enhance artistic expression.

For those considering a legitimate career in tattooing without a formal post-secondary art education, Beginners Art 1 is a pivotal fundamental course. It lays the groundwork for a successful journey into the dynamic world of tattoo artistry.

This comprehensive course spans 50 weeks (12 months/100 hours) of live classes conducted on Zoom, ensuring real-time interaction with your instructor. In case of missed sessions, fear not—Zoom sessions are recorded and uploaded weekly for your convenience. Additionally, students gain access to a library of theory and tutorial videos, providing in-depth explanations of fundamental concepts, tools, and techniques essential for executing high-level beginner art.

Art 1 sets the stage for a fulfilling career in tattooing. Enroll now in our Tattoo Classes Near Me, bridging the gap between you and the Best Tattoo Schools available online. Your path to artistic mastery starts with Art 1—don’t miss this opportunity!

Art 1 – Intro to Design & Composition Calendar

Start Date End Date
April 24, 2023 October 20, 2023
October 30, 2023 May 10, 2024
May 20, 2024 November 15, 2024

Art 1 – Intro to Design & Composition Pricing



50 Weeks





80% of new applicants

receive scholarships

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Steve Ramos

My experience here at MTI made me have hope that I can finally achieve my lifelong dream of becoming a tattoo artist. I love this company and I plan on working for Salvation Tattoo Lounge when I graduate. Thank you to the entire staff and a special thanks to the Director Alex, you are a dream maker.

Latoya Johnson

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