SEASON(S): 1 (9 episodes, 0 of which have yet to air)
ADDITIONAL NOTES: a show on hiatus for longer than 12 months - without any news about its future - is assumed to be canceled
DESCRIPTION: (from TLC's press release, May 2012) From disabled veterans to high school dropouts, students from all walks of life will be featured in TLC's newest series TATTOO SCHOOL, premiering Thursday, May 24 at 10:00 PM ET/PT. Based in Shreveport, LA, the renowned World's Only Tattoo School provides prospective tattoo artists with a once-in-a-lifetime, two-week intensive course on the art of tattooing. Instructed by Dr. Bill Pogue, who has over 38 years of teaching experience, the class includes an array of artists with different goals and expectations. Whether it is a career change, secret talent or desire to turn life around, Pogue's students will develop the necessary knowledge, skills and experience to break into the highly-competitive tattoo industry.