On the Road with Jacob Hanks: “Tattoo Nation,” the Movie

By Jacob Hanks Reblogged from: http://tattooroadtrip.com/tattoo-nation-the-movie/ I am clearly not a film critic or member of the press, but I was fortunate enough to get invited to the private screening of the new film, “Tattoo Nation,” at the Arclight Theatre, in Hollywood, California. For a younger tattoo artist like me, it was a pretty big deal.

Noon Tattoo Artist Magazine #30 Article Preview

Interview By Gene Coffey  Gene Coffey: There are a lot of people in Europe now that do your style. Noon: Well, not really my style. They’re definitely influenced by your style though... Yes, they’re influenced. There are some people that try to make copies every time. Like Bugs has been copied a lot, or

Shawn Barber Article Excerpt, paintings and tattoos

Interview Excerpt from TAM#30 By Kore Flatmo ...Kore Flatmo: Were you making art that whole time? Or did you put it on the shelf? Shawn Barber: Yes. I was always drawing comics. Doing murals on friends’ walls, posters for friends’ music shows and album artwork. I got my first tattoo at 16,

True Tattoo: The Grand Re-Opening! (VIDEO)

May 4, 2011 marked another milestone in the tattooing world with True Tattoo’s Grand Re-opening in Hollywood, Ca.  Oliver Peck bought True Tattoo from long time friend Clay Decker January 1st this year, and in true Pecker fashion decided it was time for a party!!!  [Video on expanded page] 3210

MUSINK: On the Road in Orange County

By John Musink was three days of skating, rock 'n roll and hanging with some old peeps, while meeting some new ones... Oh, I guess some people got tattooed as well? Above is a video compilation we put together from some of the activities at Musink. However, it's hard to cram