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Tattoo Stories Episode 8: Shawn Barber

Shot by Estevan Oriol


Tattoo Stories Episode 3: Jack Rudy

By Sanctioned TV.


*New* Photos Added To The Gallery

Tattoos by Jason Schroder

www.incognitotattoo.com

Los Angeles, CA

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TATTOO STORIES Episode 1: Trigger

By Santioned TV


Pennyroyal Studio/BJ Betts Collaboration Project

 

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press@pennyroyalstudio.com

BJ and Tim Portrait

Jewelry Designer And Tattoo Artist Join Forces Against AIDS

Pennyroyal Studio And BJ Betts Release Alphabet Jewelry To Benefit AIDS Project Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA (June 24th, 2013):  Jewelry design company, Pennyroyal Studio and tattoo artist/lettering expert, BJ Betts have released a collection of handcrafted alphabet jewelry with proceeds benefiting AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA).  The uni-sex collection is being released in memory of BJ’s brother who passed away due to complications from AIDS.  The designs are available to purchase from www.pennyroyalstudio.com in both sterling silver ($90) and bronze ($70).
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*NEW* Pictures Added to the TAM Blog Gallery

Tattoos By Jason Schroder
Incognito Tattoo
Los Angeles, CA
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TAM Blog 2013 Gallery


*NEW* Pictures Added to the TAM Blog Gallery

Tattoos By  Ross K Jones
Private Studio
San Francisco, CA
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TAM Blog 2013 Picture Gallery


Paul Dobleman: December’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: 
I’d like to thank everyone who participated and sent in an asshole story, it’s been a fun year tattooing you assholes. Cheers to everyone who reads these, hope you like next year’s project… Psychedelic Stories!

The last asshole… December’s asshole of the month is Stuart…  (more…)


Paul Dobleman: November’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: Assholes keep comin’ here is the November Asshole of the month… (more…)


Paul Dobleman: October’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: Once again! Yes you know… Assholes happen! Here is the winner for October!!! (more…)


Paul Dobleman: September’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: Once again, Assholes!!! Here is the September Asshole of the Month…  (more…)


Paul Dobleman: August’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman:  Once again, assholes are everywhere! Here is the asshole of the month for August… (more…)


Paul Dobleman: July’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: 
Assholes happen as always, here is the asshole of the month for July! Once again, thanks to everyone who participated!  (more…)


Paul Dobleman: June’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: 
Once again, assholes happen! Thanks to everyone who participated. Here is the winner for June’s Asshole of the Month… (more…)


Valerie Vargas Article Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #31

Interview By Chad Koeplinger

Chad Koeplinger: Who are some of the tattoo artists that you were interested in at that point? What were you looking at tattoo-wise? What was blowing your mind?

Valerie Vargas: At that point I don’t think I became fully aware of people that I like now until I already started my apprenticeship, because that’s when I was allowed to have a look through the books that for me at the time were way too expensive -I couldn’t afford them. And my boss had all of the Tattootimes. He never looked at them anymore but they were up on the shelf and any time it was quiet I’d have a look. I became more aware of Ed Hardy and more of the West Coast kind of guys. But even then I was still struggling to remember names, I just knew the work. I remember some backpieces that are still pretty awesome. And it was also through my friendship with Stewart in the beginning that he was really on it. He knew who everybody was, what they were doing, and he was totally stoked about everything, and he taught me a fair bit about it…  (more…)


Nick Rodin Video Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #31 (VIDEO)

Interview By Freddy Corbin (more…)


Patrick Moore: Dan Smith – Tattooer (VIDEO)

Video By Patrick Moore (more…)


Nick Rodin Article Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #31

Interview By Freddy Corbin

Freddy Corbin: When it comes to customers, what is it that a customer might do that bugs you the most?  What things drive you the most crazy?

Nick Rodin: A customer that you know doesn’t trust you I think is the worst customer.

Good answer.

Like if they’re just second-guessing everything you do. Because then you start second-guessing yourself, and then you start making mistakes.  So uncomfortable… (more…)


Freddy Negrete Video Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #31


Interview By Shane Enholm(more…)


Freddy Negrete Article Preview for Tattoo Artist Magazine Issue #31

Interview By Shane Enholm

Shane Enholm: When is the first time you saw a tattoo?

Freddy Negrete: The first time I was really struck with the whole tattoo thing I was 12 years old. I was raised in a foster home because my parents went to prison. So I was in a foster home and it was a white foster home. I grew up in a white area of San Gabriel but I knew the Mexican community from school. I was a troublemaker white kid so they liked me… (more…)


Small Paul Presents Art of the Dragon Show During Ink-N-Iron Festival

Small Paul Stottler presents Art of  the Dragon at The Hellada Gallery in Long Beach, California on June 8th through the June 10th, 2012. Art of the Dragon features art works from over 50 of the worlds leading tattoo artists inspired by a love for dragons, tattooing and the Chinese zodiac year of the dragon 2012… (more…)


Paul Dobleman: May’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: 
Asshole of the month for May! Once again everyone, thank you for participating in the contest! May’s winner is Colin Banks… (more…)


Paul Dobleman: April’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman: 
Once again, more ass! April’s winner is Hollywood Nelson! I chose this story because it was written so well. Congratulations! Hollywood Nelson, you’re an asshole! She chose the griffin donkey for her collection… (more…)


Paul Dobleman: March’s Asshole of the Month WINNER!

By Paul Dobleman:
There have been some assholes, but this is just fucking awesome! Travez you killed it!!!

Travez chose the donkey Pegasus for his collection… Here is the March asshole of the month… (more…)


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