Category: Culture

  • Did Thomas Edison Invent the Tattoo Machine?

    Every school child knows that Thomas Edison was perhaps the most prolific inventor in the history of the United States. The light bulb? Edison. The phonograph? Edison. The telephone? Yep, you guessed it, Edison. This only scratches the surface of… [ read more ]

    12/18/14
  • KORN Premieres Video Featuring Inked Fan

    From the day that their first album came out up to today the metal group KORN has had a rabidly loyal fan base. Now the band is paying tribute to those legions of devoted fans by premiering a series of… [ read more ]

    12/16/14
  • NY Gov. Cuomo Outlaws Pet Tattoos

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law on Monday morning that makes it illegal to tattoo or pierce a pet for “cosmetic reasons.” It goes without saying that many people will consider the law to be unnecessary… [ read more ]

    12/15/14
  • The Only Tattoo Artist in Scotland (in 1925)

    Imagine what it would be like to be the one and only tattoo artist in your entire country. Pretty cool, right? Well, in 1925 Scottish tattoo artist Prince Vallar could lay claim to that title. ScotlandsPeople, a genealogy website run… [ read more ]

    12/09/14
  • The Tattooed CEO

    Brian Grasso is a true Renaissance man. Grasso is a published poet, a former CEO of a large organization within the fitness industry, a motivational speaker, and a former performance coach. He also sports quite the collection of amazing ink…. [ read more ]

    12/08/14
  • Star Wars Fan Gets Episode VII Ink A Year Before Premiere

    A lot of people have done some pretty outrageous things in the name of Star Wars fandom but few have shown the guts that Jordan Breckon has. In the tattoo equivalent of getting married on the first date, Breckon had… [ read more ]

    12/01/14
  • Inked Shop Black Friday Shopping Guide

    Going shopping on Black Friday can be a nightmare. You don’t need to muscle your way past thousands of others deal-hungry shoppers thanks to the Inked Shop Black Friday Shopping Guide. You will be able to find gifts for everyone… [ read more ]

    11/28/14