RIP – Gene Wilder 9.11.1933 – 8.29.2016

On August 29th. 2016 the world lost one of the greatest comedic talents it has ever seen in Gene Wilder. He passed away at age 83 from complications of Alzheirmer’s disease, but his inspirational talent is sure to live on for many decades and centuries still to come. Gene Wilder was

R.I.P. Muhammad Ali

Yesterday The Greatest, The People’s Champion, The Louisville Lip, arguably the most talented boxer to ever grace the sport, Muhammad Ali, died. Today we honor his legacy the only way we know how, with a tattoo gallery dedicated to the most amazing tattoos we could find depicting the most legendary

Memorializing Prince, an Iconic Music Legend

Held in high esteem by musicians and music fans alike, Prince was widely regarded by critics and fans as being an innovator well beyond his years. He was one of the best-selling artists of all-time with over 100 million records sold worldwide, won seven Grammies, a Golden Globe, and an

About Patriots and Patriotic Tattoos

There isn’t a more powerful way to identify one’s love for their nation than with a patriotic tattoo. It’s a meaningful way for an individual to symbolize their devotion, national pride, and sense of patriotism towards their country. The main element of patriotic tattoos is usually a flag of the person's

Neighborhood Mister Roger’s Tattoos

Mister Roger's Neighborhood was a favorite children's program in the 70's and 80's.  Despite all the rumors that Fred Roger's wore his long sleeve sweaters to cover his inked arms, this is indeed an urban myth.  We still would like to pay homage to this television host who was a

R.I.P. Tattoos honoring fallen heroes of 2015

Gone but not Forgotten!! - Tattoos are one of the most endearing ways to remember those we've lost and those who've had the greatest impact on our lives. The beginning of the year, particularly the first few weeks in January, are often used to reflect on the year that just

R.I.P. Tattoos to Remember Those Lost in 2015

Gone but not Forgotten!! - Tattoos are one of the most endearing ways to remember those we've lost and those who've had the greatest impact on our lives. The beginning of the year, particularly the first few weeks in January, are often used to reflect on the year that just

RIP: Tattoos Honoring Lemmy from Motorhead

Rock music has played a huge role in the tattoo industry and community, so it’s only fitting we talk about the loss of one of rock’s most influential figureheads – Lemmy Kilmister. Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister was born in England on December 24th, 1945. After being inspired and influenced by The

Tarrah Wray: Jason Wojceik (RIP)

(A letter to TAM) My name is Tarrah Wray and I am writing you in regards to a tattooer from London, Ontario named Jason Wojceik, or ‘Addictive Jay’ as he’s also known. The point of my letter to you, is to respectfully request that Jay be featured in your magazine. He

Mark “Tigger” Liddell’s Life Celebration

Courtesy of Mari Bell Bones: Mark "Tigger" Liddell was a true one-in-a-million man who lived life to its fullest! He was a Renaissance man with advanced degrees in some pretty serious topics yet always made time for decadence and debauchery on a grand scale. He was a man who is

Christopher Lee Hanna Remembered

By Hunter Spanks In an industry filled with clones, wannabes and egos, it is hard to find someone who stands a bit above the rest with his own swagger and style. On February 4th, 2011 the tattoo industry was dealt a blow with the loss of such

R.I.P. “Rollo”/Mike Malone Memorial Video: TAM

In the city of Chicago, mid-2007 at the memorial celebration for legendary tattoo artist Mike "Rollo Banks" Malone upwards of 25 tattoo artists, family and friends concluded the day by getting tattooed with an ink batch containing a spoonful Malone's ashes. It was a loving act of tribute to the