Waverly Ink to Donate 100% of Japanese Ink Sales to Charity

By Bill Waverly From now until June 1st, 2011, I will donate 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of all of the three Japanese colors I sell. These colors are Japanese Orange, Japanese Red and Japanese Pink. 1694

Tattoo Apprentice Tales: Episode I (VIDEO)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgR93nGfpDQ&w=590&h=390] (All the gentlemen in this video can be found at Sid's Tattoos in Santa Ana, CA) 1874

Tattoo Industry’s Leading Talents Design Shirts to Support Japanese Relief Efforts

By John Niederkorn As the dust settles from the earthquake and tsunami that shook Japan to its foundation, tattoo artists including Jeff Gogue, Mike Godfrey, Horitaka, Chad Koeplinger and Japanese resident, Shige, have come forward to donate their time and artistic talents to help raise money for people of Japan.

Jack Rudy Article Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #25

Jack Rudy: If you’re going to apprentice somebody and you’re going to apprentice them right, it’s going to take a minimum of a year, maybe more, depending on the person. But you also kind of have to be married to that person for that year. 1807

Tattooers for Japan

By John Niederkorn The recent natural disasters in Japan have sent shock-waves through the global community, which left many people wondering how they could help the Japanese people in their time of need. One such community that has been organizing to support Japan is also a community that has been heavily

Randy Scott Howell at MUSINK

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSHQ2hYu368&w=590&h=390] (Randy Scott Howell can be found at MotaVation Tattoo and Silverback Ink) 1766

Lady Luck Tattoo Arts Expo: On the Road in Reno

By Metal Allison Reno, the land of dreams… Oh, wait, that ain’t Reno. I meant, Reno, the land of toothless hookers. Wait, that's just rude. Reno: It's warm here and that's pretty cool. I boarded the trolley to Circus-Circus after briefly witnessing and elderly chain-smoking woman yell at pretty much everything. The

Daniel Higgs: Sing A Song (Videos)

This is the first installation in a series of videos that my good friend and musical crime partner Michael Sternbach is working on. All the performances and interviews are shot on location at my studio space known as the 3rd Degree in Asbury Park, New Jersey U.S.A.  [Videos are on

Mario Desa at MUSINK

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fL_h9BEQO8g&w=590&h=390] (Mario can be found at Chicago Tattoo Company in beautiful Chicago, IL) 1688

Motorhead Still Going Strong with New Album ‘The World Is Yours’

By Rose Riot What can you say about a Motorhead show? It's a fucking Motorhead show, that's all that needs to be said! This legendary band binds music lovers of many genres –rock, metal, punk and hardcore can all find some roots in Motorhead. They have inspired bands from The Damned

Dan Smith: “With the Light of Truth” (Video)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VuNASv_EaiU&w=590&h=390] (Dan Smith can be found at High Voltage Tattoo and Dan Smith Tattoos.) 1601

Dawn Cooke: Lady Tattooers

Today Nick (our shop guy) asked me why there weren’t that many good women tattoo artists. He felt there should be more I suppose. I said two reasons, first most women aren’t tough enough to work ten times harder than their male peers and take tons of shit along the

Troy Denning at Musink (Video)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y5kL7hsx6Mo&w=590&h=390] (Troy Denning can be found at Invisible NYC in New York) 1575