How to do a stick and poke tattoo: the best guide 🌟 by Tiny Tattoo Inc. Stick and Poke tattoos are also known as Handpoke or DIY tattoos and if you're wondering how to do one, this is the right tutorial for you. The art of how to stick and poke is really fascinating and really simple if you know what you're doing. Let's jump into the guide and get inspiration from our handpoke ideas and learn how to do it your first small one. You'll also need some equipment, like the correct ink and needles!