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Q & A With Dominic Monaghan
Remember your first tattoo? Maybe you took a few tentative trips to the local shop before you committed. Or maybe you woke up in a tub of ice with no memory of who or what it is that you now… [ read more ]08/27/09
“My Work Speaks For Itself” – Sailor Jerry
Tattoo legend Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins would have hated this article. The lifelong sailor and roughneck who revolutionized tattooing during the ’60s from his tiny shop in Honolulu’s gritty Chinatown developed a strict policy on dealing with the press: Don’t… [ read more ]08/13/09
2008 Inked All Stars
AMARE STOUDEMIRE PHOENIX SUNS INKED: What was your first tattoo? STOUDEMIRE: My first tattoo [says] “STAT.” It’s part of my last name. A lot of people say “Statemire.” It’s kind of an abbreviation of Stoudemire. I was actually 16. Where… [ read more ]08/07/09
Tokyo, Japan INK: Inkrat Tattoo, inkrattattoo.comAny Tokyo tattoo trip worth a rusty yen would include a Horimono hand-poke tattoo. Every year, countless ink enthusiasts make the pilgrimage to Japan in hope of experiencing the country’s traditional tattoo. On your trip… [ read more ]08/05/09
Keone Nunes Use Phone Honolulu, HI 808-216-2594 http://www.paui.com Established: 1990 Artists: Keone NunesDon’t even think about asking Keone Nunes to tattoo a dagger or dolphin on you. “All I do is Hawaiian tattoos, designs inked for various cultural reasons,” says… [ read more ]04/28/08
South Pacific Tattoo Co.
Established: 1995 Artists: Thomas “Wondo” Wondoloski, Colby Long, Mike Castillo You might get a little claustrophobic in the small space of South Pacific, but it’s worth it. Owner Thomas “Wondo” Wondoloski, a Hawaii resident for 15 years, has been tattooing… [ read more ]04/28/08
A Tiki Tattoo
A Tiki Tattoo 2229 KUHIO AVE HONOLULU, HI 96815-2825 808-923-4100 Established: 2001 Artists: Robert Hackney, Josh Flinn, Matt Cox, Paulo Manabe, Richard Schwartz, Dave Coronada When owner Robert Hackney opened A Tiki Tattoo, it effortlessly blended right in with colorful… [ read more ]04/28/08