Posts Tagged: traditional

Dragon, Double Phoenix and Flowers, 1965

On Christmas Day, I spotted this gentleman with another, much older fella eating steak and drinking a Manhattan at Flanigan’s. I approached him to ask about this tattoo on his forearm. He told me he got it when he was

Dragon, Double Phoenix and Flowers, 1965

On Christmas Day, I spotted this gentleman with another, much older fella eating steak and drinking a Manhattan at Flanigan’s. I approached him to ask about this tattoo on his forearm. He told me he got it when he was

Via Riotous Living: More Progress on Wayne’s Sleeve

My good friend Jessa took these pictures last time she was in town with her man, Wayne. We’ve been working on his traditional half-sleeve for almost a year now, every chance we can whenever we’re in the same city. I’m

Via Riotous Living: More Progress on Wayne’s Sleeve

My good friend Jessa took these pictures last time she was in town with her man, Wayne. We’ve been working on his traditional half-sleeve for almost a year now, every chance we can whenever we’re in the same city. I’m

New Tattoo in Progress… by Jesus Lopez

Blame it on our Sunday night TV lineup: Dexter and the Walking Dead. It tends to make manifest creepy ideas. We have lepidoptera on the brain right now, we can’t tell you why yet. As soon as I saw Jesus

New Tattoo in Progress… by Jesus Lopez

Blame it on our Sunday night TV lineup: Dexter and the Walking Dead. It tends to make manifest creepy ideas. We have lepidoptera on the brain right now, we can’t tell you why yet. As soon as I saw Jesus

Inspiration

If this isn’t your first visit to my blog, you know that I’m a definite multi-tasker, my hands and schedule are always full, of paint and ink and stuff to do. I’m a strong opponent of the “starving artist” archetype,

Inspiration

If this isn’t your first visit to my blog, you know that I’m a definite multi-tasker, my hands and schedule are always full, of paint and ink and stuff to do. I’m a strong opponent of the “starving artist” archetype,

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One from the vaults…

Finally, the blog-side reveal of the Rocky Horror Picture Show tattoo flash I entered into Bear and Bird’s Creep Cinema group show. I don’t imagine most of you realize how borderline obsessed I am with Rocky Horror, but just to give

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One from the vaults…

Finally, the blog-side reveal of the Rocky Horror Picture Show tattoo flash I entered into Bear and Bird’s Creep Cinema group show. I don’t imagine most of you realize how borderline obsessed I am with Rocky Horror, but just to give

Fleet Week 2011

If it weren’t for the Navy, and decades of its brave (and probably sometimes drunk) sailors, tattoos may never have been accepted into American culture. I’m celebrating and showing my appreciation this week during Broward Navy Days (Fleet Week) 2011.

Fleet Week 2011

If it weren’t for the Navy, and decades of its brave (and probably sometimes drunk) sailors, tattoos may never have been accepted into American culture. I’m celebrating and showing my appreciation this week during Broward Navy Days (Fleet Week) 2011.

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Dollface

New little painting, ink on paper.

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Dollface

New little painting, ink on paper.