Dave Shore Dragon Art Tribute and Auction

By Dave Allen Dave Shore passed away suddenly this year, the very day his shop was scheduled to close. He worked almost daily right up to the end. It is his legacy that we wish to honor! A character of mythical proportions... Stories of his days in Texas, Hawaii and Europe

Illustrated Monthly, Reference Material and Beyond

(Courtesy of http://needlesandsins.com/) If you're looking for inspiration for your next tattoo, check the resources available at Illustrated Monthly -- a one-stop shop for artist reference material. The materials are packaged as virtual sketchbooks, available for download in medium and high-resolution. The e-books are organized by different themes, like lettering, flowers

Alex Grey: Entheon Kickstarter Project

Dear Cosmonauts, We have been inspired by the recent success of Kickstarter for funding projects large and small.  Just this month, two movie projects have generated millions of dollars by rallying their dedicated fans. If artists projects can be financed by friends, there is no limit to creative freedom.  In that

ROC City Tattoo Expo 2013

By johndotcom  There are only two things you need to know about the ROC City Tattoo Expo... 1. If you are a tattooer, this show should be on your tat con list! 2. If you are a tattoo enthusiast, this show should be on your tat con list! Actually, there's more to it than

Streaming Version of Tattoo Nation Movie Available Today!

Click here to get the Streaming DVD version of Tattoo Nation. Yekra Player Yekra is a revolutionary new distribution network for feature films. Tattoo Nation For years people saw tattoos as a sign of rebellion. A middle finger salute to the rest of the world. Outlaw bikers got tattoos. Sailors on leave in Singapore

Larry Brogan: How to Throw an Opening Party

Courtesy of Larry Brogan and Tattoo City I thought I would send some info about our Grand Opening of my Tattoo City and Flower of Life Art Gallery located at 1601 State Street in Lockport, Illinois. Over two hundred people, including the mayor of Lockport, various city officials and reporters from