Category: Tattoo Artists

A Tattoo Fit For a Museum

April 1 2015

Considering that Nikko Hurtado made an enormous announcement this morning—read here if you have yet to hear the big news—it was only fitting to choose an epic back piece of his for Tattoo of the Day. This gigantic tattoo wouldn’t… [ read more ]

Nikko Hurtado: I Quit Tattooing

April 1 2015

GALLERY OF HURTADO’S BEST TATTOOS FOLLOWS THE TEXT  After a lustrous career with a tattoo machine in his hand, the wizard of color realism is hanging up his tubes. “I’m done, I quit,” Hurtado says as he takes pictures of his… [ read more ]

Perfect Pup Portrait

March 31 2015

Today’s tattoo of the day is this remarkable piece by Steve Wiebe.  Wiebe is based at Golden Republic Tattoo in British Columbia, Canada, as both a shop owner and highly talented tattoo artist.  He is best known for his black… [ read more ]

10 Pros and Cons of Having Tattoos

March 31 2015

There’s a good and bad side to everything, tattoos included. And since tattooing has been associated with everything from high rankings in social status to a symbol of criminality, tattoos definitely have some serious pros and cons in modern times…. [ read more ]

Roses Are Red, But Sometimes They’re Black and Grey

March 31 2015

Today’s skull of the day is this absolutely phenomenal in-progress back piece by the super talented Joe Matisa.  Matisa first got his start in the tattoo industry at the incredibly young age of just 13.  After years working his way… [ read more ]

Interview with Lynn Gunn of PVRIS

March 30 2015

You’re shallow and empty and filled with regret. I think that chest must be heavy from that cross on your neck You only wear ‘cause you’re wary of what comes next After your death. Don’t think I didn’t notice.  … [ read more ]

Bury Me With Roses

March 30 2015

Today’s pick for skull of the day goes to the insanely talented Ryan Mullins! Based at Art Junkies Tattoo Studio, Mullins is best known for his impeccable black and grey realism, however, on occasion you can find him cranking out… [ read more ]