Digital Tattoo Shop Forms

As of late I have pretty much gotten over my love affair with paper. Really the only time I use it is between the printer and the thermofax machie and that is it. That said, it brings me down whenever I walk into the shop and see piles of consent forms that no one ever really looks at or reads. …

Simplify and survive: Low Impact Drawing Table

I’m always trying to find answers to as many of the little issues that life throws at me as possible. I wanted to share some things that I think are applicable to our life in the shop. Often, I notice that many tattoo shops, especially street shops, lack adequate space for that most important or our chores, drawing. I wanted to …

Inspirational Characters

For a while I’ve been wanting to try to work on an actual “series” and have had a rough time figuring out exactly what I want to do. I’ve been back and forth about doing dogs or wildlife and maybe eventually making a calendar or something that I can sell some copies of. I’ve always felt that in the tattoo …

Portland Tattoo Expo

So the verdict is finally in and I will definitely be heading to the Portland Tattoo Expo 2013 in October! I had some legal trouble in LA so I wasn;t sure if I was going to make it but as it turns out, it wasn’t me! Some other guy with my same name and birthday skiped town without paying a …

Getting Picky

As it turns out I CAN’T please everyone all the time.

Thank You All – May update

I haven’t put up anything lately because I’ve felt like I’m in a little bit of a transitional period ever since my LA trip…

I’ll never understand….

I’ll never understand why people refuse to listen when their tattoo artist says “thats a bad idea”.