Dana Helmuth: It Really Doesn’t Get Any Better…

By Dana Helmuth My name is Dana Helmuth and I tattoo full-time at Independent Tattoo on Fenwick Island, Delaware, three miles from the Atlantic Ocean, and just north of the coastal town I grew up in Ocean City, Maryland. I began tattooing professionally in 1998. This last week was great. The energy in

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Vice Magazine: Tattoo Age, Mike Rubendall Episode II (VIDEO)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzfiPX1xpm8&w=560&h=315]   Courtesy of VICE.com:Mike Rubendall reels in people from all the world to the small Long Island town of Massapequa for a taste of his renowned style. In this episode, Tattoo Age talks to the acclaimed tattooer and his mentor, Frank Romano, about his early days as a budding