Tattoo Master Whang-Od hopeful tribe will continue her work

She's touted as "The Last Mambabatok," the only artist in the country who practices the ancient art of hand-tapped tattoos. Apo Whang-Od Oggay's popularity goes beyond the the country-- fans come in droves from around the world to be inked by the living legend.

She tells CNN Philippines she's happy that more people are recognizing her work and that younger generations are interested in following her footsteps.