Knives and Needles with Shawn Brown

By Molly Kitamura Reblogged from: www.knivesandneedlesblog.com Shawn Brown. Hardcore legend. Amazing tattooer. All-around cool guy. I had the honor of meeting Shawn and his wife, Michelle, a beautiful and talented photographer. Every time we hang out its continual laughs and high adventures (Japan <3)! Shawn lives in Washington DC and used to

24-hour waiting period proposed for D.C. tattoos, piercings

By Mike DeBonis and Victoria St. Martin Reblogged from: www.washingtonpost.com Some popular impulse purchases — tattoos and body piercings — could soon become less impulsive if District health regulators have their way. A mandatory 24-hour waiting period is among the provisions included in a 66-page package of draft regulations governing the “body art” industry

Dave Waugh, Work in Progress: Session I

By Dave Waugh Earlier this year [a friend of mine] Elizabeth approached me about doing a back piece. Not just any back piece mind you, but a big-ass unicorn back piece. Of course I jumped at the opportunity to do this because for years I had been toying with drawing a somewhat