Category: Culture

#KissAGingerDay: Tattooed Redheads We Would Love to Smooch

January 13 2015

January 12th was the 7th annual #KissAGinger day all over social media. The faux-holiday was created seven years ago by Derek Forgie as a way to direct some positive attention toward the red haired and freckled members of society instead… [ read more ]

Freshly Inked Preview

January 12 2015

The February/March issue of Freshly Inked is about to hit newsstands but we are offering you a sneak preview of what can be found inside. This issue features over 525 tattoos and interviews with 11 of the top artists in the… [ read more ]

Inked for a Cause: Joan Jett

January 12 2015

Joan Jett for Farm Sanctuary What is your job? I am a musician, guitar player to be exact. What social causes are most important to you? Animal rights, environmental causes, taking care of our forests, rivers, oceans, air… to see… [ read more ]

Inked for a Cause: Bryan Kienlen of the Bouncing Souls

January 9 2015

If you look in the dictionary for DIY, you should see a picture of the Bouncing Souls. For over 20 years, they’ve been eschewing corporate, and making their mark their own way.  Bryan Kienlan shares what’s close to his heart…. [ read more ]

Inked for a Cause: Dirk Vermin

January 9 2015

Dirk Vermin: Lending a Hand to NSPCA, Heaven Can Wait, and Ink 4 Autism What is your job? Father, tattoo artist, business owner, musician, soon to be author, producer and TV Star. etc What social causes are most important to… [ read more ]

Charlie Hebdo Tattoo Honors Victims

January 8 2015

Down to their very essence tattoos are all about freedom of speech and expression. Thus, when an attack on those freedoms like the massacre of journalists at France’s Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday the entire arts community can’t help but be… [ read more ]

Mickey Rourke’s New Tattoo Pays Tribute to his Chihuahua

January 8 2015

Actor and occasional boxer Mickey Rourke added some ink to his collection this week when he decided to pay homage to his beloved Chihuahua Jaws with a tattoo. Rourke’s canine pal recently passed away so the actor decided to have… [ read more ]