SketchBook: Russell Kelley
russellkelley.com | silkcitytattoo.com Silk City Tattoo 7 Garfield Avenue Hawthorne, NJ, 07506 Tattooing out of one of north Jersey’s most venerable shops, Russell Kelley creates bold but intricate designs with a sure hand and a contrast from light to dark… [ read more ]10/12/12
AVALON TATTOO 1035 Garnet Ave. San Diego, CA 858-274-7635 3039 Adams Ave., 2nd floor San Diego, CA 619-280-1957 avalontattoo.com With more than 30 years of tattooing under his belt, Fip Buchanan is one of the most experienced artists in southern… [ read more ]10/11/12
Since its inception, skateboarding has always been the sport of choice for rebellious kids for one reason above all others: There are no rules. While sports like baseball and football have rigid structures that have barely changed over the years,… [ read more ]10/09/12
Nick D’Angelo: Who Will Be The Inked Master?
Nick D’Angelo The Black Pearl Buffalo, NY 4 years experience In high school, D’Angelo worked in a sign shop that made New Orleans replica street signs, and he fell in love with both the Crescent City and its pirate lore…. [ read more ]10/08/12
Katherine “Tatu Baby” Flores: Who Will Be The Inked Master?
Katherine “Tatu Baby” Flores Self-employed tattoo artist Miami, FL 6 years experience Skin and eye candy is what Ink Master is all about, and Flores’s looks certainly complement her work. She admits she’ll attempt to use her sex appeal to… [ read more ]10/05/12
Lalo Yunda: Who Will Be The Inked Master?
Lalo Yunda Sacred Tattoo Brooklyn, NY 20 years experience Yunda is one of the first generation of tattoo artists in his native country of Colombia and believes that communication is what makes a good tattoo artist a great tattoo artist…. [ read more ]10/04/12
Thomas “TJ Hal” Halvorsen: Who Will Be The Inked Master?
Thomas “TJ Hal” Halvorsen Foolish Pride Tattoo Co. St. Petersburg, FL 7 years experience Halvorsen is an alpha male of the group. He’s got a colorful past of serving as a sniper for five years in the U.S. Army and… [ read more ]10/04/12