Its great to see other media forms doing their homework and utilising more tattooed subjects .
The first example of a Marvel hero being tattooed occured in the Pacific Overlords with the appearance of Kayama Inouye aka Irezumi .
Finances dictate that most times i have to be canny and lie in wait to purchase most of my art/tattooing books .Fortunately i managed a signed copy of "Run for Cover the art of Derek Riggs " amongst my swag .
Riggs is an English
I always envisioned Jack Rudy sounding like Mark Mahoney. I don't know the girl comic but this seems appropriate for the popular design thread. http://youtu.be/jCAJUgOzpNU
Heres a testament to niche shops and the pleasure in finding such gems .I found this on the Analog blog it's the shoga nihon ga ten (sumi) shop in Osaka ,Japan .
Heres a beautifully shot clip that was made for YSL's recent mens fashion show in Paris .
Horiyoshi III DOCUMENTARY[video]
Meaning: It takes a long time sitting on a stone before it becomes warm. Expect to work at something for three years before you see results .
Here is some artists/illustrators i think have relevance to tattooing, please post or reply who