Norman Collins

  • Sailor Jerry Day

    Rebels all around the country will be paying tribute to one of the most iconic men in America, the father of old school tattoos, Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins, on Thursday June 12. It’s been 40 years since he set up… [ read more ]

    06/11/14
  • Get a FREE Tattoo This Saturday

             This Saturday at Brooklyn’s Public Assembly, Sailor Jerry Rum will be hosting a pop-up tattoo parlor and offering free Sailor Jerry tattoos from 12pm to 6pm. The pop-up is part of an event that will be going on both… [ read more ]

    10/17/12
  • Sailor Jerry Takes Spiced Rum to Another Level

    This past weekend, Sailor Jerry the rum extrodinaire, debuted their television commercials to several cable channels like Spike and Comedy Central. The commercials ran either 16 seconds, 30 seconds or a whopping 2 minutes.  Featuring spots of archives from Sailor… [ read more ]

    07/03/12
  • Happy Sailor Jerry Day!

    So it’s Sailor Jerry day once again! In commemoration of the great tattoo artist, go buy a bottle of his spiced Caribbean rum and try out these awesome drink recipes! Rockabilly Juice2 parts Sailor Jerry Rum1/2 parts Lemon Juice1/3 parts… [ read more ]

    06/12/12
  • Hold Fast: Chris Trevino

    Tattoo artist Chris Trevino is an expert in tattooing in the traditional Japanese style. Having studied under Horiyoshi III for five years Trevino earned the nickname “Horimana.” Trevino currently runs Perfection Tattoo in Austin, TX, where he has a steady… [ read more ]

    04/25/12
  • Sailor Jerry’s 101st Birthday

    January 14 marks the birthday of Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins who was born 101 years ago but is still just as relevant as when he started in the business. To celebrate his birthday we suggest that readers take time to… [ read more ]

    01/13/12
  • 2012 Sailor Jerry + Inked Magazine Calendar Girls: Episode 5

    By now you should have your 2012 Sailor Jerry + Inked Magazine calendar up on your wall so we figured we’d wrap up our introductions to the last three girls Eva, Levy and Karen. All three ladies all have some… [ read more ]

    01/06/12