The Art of the Machine Charity Show

To Benefit the Children’s Burn Foundation I am proud to announce the first annual “The Art of the Machine,” a charity event to be held July 11th 2014 in Downtown Long Beach at the Mai Tai Bar at the historic Long Beach Pike from 6pm – 2am. The Art of the Machine

New Service Uses Artist’s Tattoo Photo to Create One of a Kind Custom Phone or Tablet Cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Adam Anderson TATTCase adam@tattcase.com Long Beach, CA, December 20th, 2013 — TATTCase has just launched a IndieGoGo campaign that aims to put your tattoo onto your smartphone or tablet. The TATTCase process goes far beyond simply taking a photo of a tattoo and printing it onto a generic case.  Using a

Tattoo Nation Nights Starts This Thursday in Long Beach, CA!

Tattoo Artist Magazine and Tattoo Culture Magazine have long believed that the key to our success in this industry is community.We are excited to introduce a series of events in association with the Tattoo Nation Documentary aptly named "Tattoo Nation Nights"! The first event will be Thursday September 26th, 2013 at

For the Record: The Coney Island of the West

Courtesy of Tattoo Archive: The Pike, often known as the “Coney Island of the West”, was a large amusement park located on the waterfront in Long Beach, California. It all started with a pier that was built in 1893 that grew into a major amusement area. It is unknown when or where the

Horitaka from State of Grace Talks About Ink ‘N Iron

By Takahiro "Horitaka" Kitamura My first blog... I've never blogged before but I've been a contributor/reader/supporter of Tattoo Artist Magazine since its inception, and so when Crash asked me to join the new blogging crew, I readily agreed. I figure it'll be a mix of tattoo news, upcoming projects, food posts and