Victor Farinelli: Best Ink Season II (Episode 1)

By Victor Farinelli  Hello friends and neighbors! It’s me again, here to give you the scoop on this shitstorm called Best Ink. First off, during the show, these little pop-up windows come up giving “industry slang.” One was “Skin- Tattoo Client.” What the fuck. The only time I have heard a

Knives & Needles: Horitaka from State of Grace Tattoo

By Molly Kitamura This is a blog that I started because I have a passion for food and a love for tattoos. I am a professional sushi chef of over 13 years and have worked all over the world for more than a decade. Over my travels working in various kitchens,

Sullen TV: Rockstar Inked Up Tour Convention Coverage Philadelphia Part III (VIDEO)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKHWPVjnaik&w=590&h=415] Courtesy of Sullen TV: Sullen TV is covering the Rockstar Energy Drink Inked Up Tour 2013. Stop one was at the Philadelphia Tattoo Convention with the Sullen Art Collective. Sullen TV host Bernadette Macias catches up with a few artists like Myke Chambers, Christian Perez, Tattoo Ish and Jime

Erik Gillespie Motor City Tattoo Expo 2013 Interview for Tattoo Artist Magazine (VIDEO)

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Variety: It Hurts So Good at ‘Tattoo Nation’ Premiere Opens Today 4/4/13

By Michelle Salemi (Original story appears at: http://variety.com/) Skin artwork was not a sign of rebellion but camaraderie at the L.A. preem of D&E’s doc “Tattoo Nation” on March 28. “There’s just such great soul in these tattoo artist, and then if you have the talent, pass it on!” tattoo artist Don Ed

Victor Farinelli: Best Ink Season II Prologue

By Victor Farinelli  So... I was sitting with remote control in hand, watching reruns of Cops, surfing the Internet, and thinking about how depressed I have been ever since Ink Master Season 2 ended. There has been nothing to fill my gawking freak show void left by Ink Master, since

Tattoo Artist Magazine’s ‘Tattoo Nation’ Sneak Peek Opening In Theaters On 4/4/13 (VIDEO)

By Kent Smith When approached by Eric Schwartz and John Corry (the director and producer) of Tattoo Nation over a year ago, we knew they were on to something good. While they were not apart of the industry, we knew they were doing this movie the "right way." Eric had taken

Sullen TV: Rockstar Inked Up Tour Convention Coverage Philadelphia Part II (VIDEO)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B-CUQ5LEbjs&w=590&h=415] Courtesy of Sullen TV: Sullen TV is covering the Rockstar Energy Drink Inked Up Tour 2013. Stop one was at the Philadelphia Tattoo Convention with the Sullen Art Collective. Sullen TV host Bernadette Macias catches up with a few artists like Myke Chambers, Christian Perez, Tattoo Ish and Jime