Category: Culture

  • Motorcycle Tattoos

    Tattoos and motorcycles are a cornerstone of life on the edge—trademarks of those among us that play by nobody’s rules but their own—and the rules of the road when the situation calls for it. If you combine the two, it’s… [ read more ]

    07/08/14
  • U.S. Military Bans Sleeve Tattoos on Enlisted Soldiers

    If you’re a tattooed soldier and the sun is out, you better be sure only one gun’s out. An article by Time Magazine makes a bold, but statistically damning assessment of the age group the armed forces most often pull… [ read more ]

    07/07/14
  • Red, White and Tattooed

    The Fourth of July is one of America’s most cherished holidays. With hot dogs being placed in tidy, sizzling rows on the grill, fireworks screaming and bursting across the sky, backyards across the country are packed with those honoring freedom…. [ read more ]

    07/03/14
  • Tattoo Topic–Should Tattooists Attend Seminars?

    Nowadays the tattoo community has a vast and more readily available learning environment. Though it may be rather difficult for a new artist to land an apprenticeship, the industry has thankfully seen tattoos evolve from merely  inking images derived from… [ read more ]

    07/02/14
  • Tattoos Inspired by TV Shows

    Even though many of us don’t want to admit it television has an enormous effect on our lives. As one of our primary forms of entertainment people fall in love with certain TV shows and the characters on those programs…. [ read more ]

    06/30/14
  • Q&A With MasterChef Contestants Jaimee Vitolo and Daniel McGuffey

    Meet Daniel McGuffey—a 32-year-old, Los Angeles based video game designer who also has some pretty sweet ink and mad skills in the kitchen, which scored him a highly coveted spot on Fox’s hit reality show MasterChef. And here we have… [ read more ]

    06/30/14
  • Sullen TV Ink N Iron Convention Coverage

    Ink N Iron has one of the coolest locations for any tattoo convention out there.  Not only does it take place in beautiful Long Beach, California, but it also happens to turn the Queen Mary ship into a convention center…. [ read more ]

    06/30/14