Los Angeles

HotShots: Shannon Brooke

March 6 2014

HotShots: Shannon Brooke Photo Gallery Follows the Text While we love, love, love tattooed women, often there is a star on the other side of the camera. Meet Shannon Brooke, a passionate shooter from Los Angeles that specializes in capturing… [ read more ]

Kirk Alley

August 19 2013

Kirk Alley This tattooer’s creations don’t belong in any genre’s box—they belong in museums. Kirk Alley gained his first taste of stardom as the bassist for glam rock band Dirty White Boy. Whether or not you recognize the name of… [ read more ]

S.T. Tattoo Studio

May 29 2013

S.T. Tattoo Studio 12601 Venice Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 310-390-6722 sttattoo.com S.T. Tattoo Studio in west Los Angeles was founded in order to celebrate the fusion of punk rock and tattoos, two things that go together like coffee and cigarettes…. [ read more ]

Baba Austin

February 8 2011

Baba Austin has a lot of tattoo stories to tell, enough to fill an encyclopedia on the art. Like a tattooed Homer, he holds court at the many tattoo conventions he works, sharing epic tales of tattoo gang wars, the… [ read more ]

Robert Atkinson

November 5 2010

L.A. native Robert Atkinson went from airbrushing T-shirts at theme parks and fairs to outfitting tattoo collectors with body suits tailored in such a way to make the artwork appear organic on the body, as if the client had been… [ read more ]

Past Perfect

December 14 2009

Photo by Warwick Saint Photo by Christopher Love Photo by Warwick Saint Photo by Warwick Saint Photo by Armen Djerrahian Photo by Gabrielle Revere Photo by Shane McCauley Photo by Michael Dwornik Photo by Warwick Saint Photo by Warwick Saint

Bright Lights, Inked City

August 27 2009

After parts in The Big Lebowski to Just My Luck, Bree Turner is about to break out-as Katherine Heigl’s wing woman in this summer’s The Ugly Truth. INKED: Tell us about your first tattoo. BREE TURNER: I got my first… [ read more ]