Tattoo Artists Who Also Make Their Living as Painters

Tattooing and drawing, painting or sculpting go hand in hand. Both utilize the same skills, such as a talent for drawing and an eye for color. So, it’s no surprise that many well known tattooers also partake in a second career of choice, as painters.  Sometimes their artwork tends to outshine their

STUNNING TATTOOED CERAMIC LADIES: WE INTERVIEWED THE ARTIST BEHIND THEM

By Indigo del Castillo www.lostateminor.com Sculptor Jessica Harrison has forever changed how we see Victorian-era ceramic figures with her works involving ladies in fancy dresses sporting badass tattoos or their own blood and guts. In this exclusive interview, she talks more about her roots as an artist and her unique take on

A Review on Jeff Gogue’s “tattoo as I see it”

By Nicki Kasper "In that moment, I realized that instead of trying to be inspired, I was going to try to inspire people." I recently ordered two copies of Jeff Gogue's DVD, "tattoo as I see it"… Jeff is one of my closest and most genuine friends and I wanted to support

The Story of Natha Part 2: The Forest Trek

By Jon Osiris Read Part 1 here: http://wp.me/p14cQJ-59Q It so happens that after becoming a bit more familiar with this place, I have been privy to further tales and experiences with The Natha and his strange and magical ways... After morning exercises some weeks back, I was invited to take tea with the Natha

Raking Light with Robert Ryan

By Andrew Fingerhut   Tattooer, painter and musician Robert Ryan recently added to his impressive resume with the publication of a five color lithograph print created in collaboration with Brooklyn-based Master Printer Deborah Chaney.  Starting with a rough outline drawn by hand directly onto lithographic limestone, Robert and Deborah worked together to

Invocation Of Trust

By Nick Baxter Here’s a recent piece I completed for submission to an upcoming charity art exhibit at The Egan Gallery in Fullerton, California, curated by friend and fellow artist Cody Raiza who is a passionate animal welfare activist. 19661