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Archive for December 4, 2012

Victor Farinelli: Ink Master Review (Episode 9)

By Victor Farinelli 
This week’s episode opens with Sarah bitching about the judges not giving her a good honest critic. I call bullshit. The judges have actually done a pretty good job of telling this motley crew what they did wrong and what they need to improve on. I have been in a lot of shops in my years and have observed a lot of apprentices on their road to Tattooville, and I have seen some who have been torn new assholes for the tattoos they have attempted to do… (more…)


Samuele Briganti: Back To The Roots Teaser (VIDEO)

By Samuele Briganti: Back To The Roots is a non-fiction 20 minute short film about the life and works of Samuele Briganti. It was shot on April 2012 in Orbetello by Fabio Grande for F+A Studio Collective.

The documentary is about art and tattoos, the way I’ve started when I was only a kid, and how this passion became my job. A part of the movie is dedicated to hand-poked tattoos, and that’s the reason for the title “Back To The Roots” because I started tattooing with a sewing pin, and after 16 years I felt the necessity to go back to this method. The documentary is set to release in December… (more…)