On Friday June 29th Shotsie Gorman will be interviewed about his writings and recite his personal POETRY at
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"A CONVERSATION WITH SHOTSIE GORMAN" WILL BE AVAILABLE THIS MONTH AT THE PORTSMOUTH UK TATTOO CONVENTION. on the 14 15th of April, It will be availablke again for FREE at ORegon ink tattoo expo April 27 28th 29th
Her is what some people are saying about this seminar.
Come one Come all
"Turn off your f-ing cell phones, and uncross your arms and legs" ....and get ready to stretch your creative brain.
Shotsie Gorman's seminar is about finding inspiration in everything around you, not just ev
Sacred Rose Tattoo, Best of the Bay winners, locations on University ave in Berkeley and Solano Ave. in Albany. Looking for a full or part time tattooist. Also looking for a cosmetic tattoo artist to work by appointment only or to contract out a station. This is a reputable and high end shop. You must have a versatile portfolio and at least 5 years professional shop experience. Motivated, customer service, friendly disposition a must. Serious inquiries only.
1728 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA
SHOTSIE GORMAN WILL NOT BE ATTENDING THE COW PALACE TATTOO EXPO! NOR ANY OTHER TATTOO EXPO PRODUCED BY MEGA PRODUCTION! IF YOU WERE PLANNING TO COLLECT WORK FROM ME AT THE MARCH COW PALACE EXPO I WILL NOT BE THERE! COME TO SACRED ROSE TATTOO 1728 UNIVERSITY AVENUE BERKELEY CALL 1-510 883-1083!
My work is placed at the NAU Museum of art in Flagstaff AZ via a National Juried show. Every two years submitting artist works are revued for placement in this show .It's a difficult one to get into. The selection process is from over 8,000 submissions froma round the US.
I am proud to have two of my ceramic pieces in the show it's up until the end of December for those close
It s wonderfull to know unselfish people. I am so tired of phoney,spiritual types who are secretly bitter, fearful, unable to truly live their spiritual teachings in any other than LIP service. I am constantly pushing buttons of those types, hypocrites. All the, alters, bells and incense but no true center. Just their egos! Acting as though, they had control of the universe, could direct it for good or evil intent! Eventually leads to all sorts of tumor growth but never growth into their true pa
Hoep to see my local mates! Food wine and friends see our amazinr array of art works on paper 3/D paintings Ceramics and oils on Canvas!
Celibrating my wife Kristine's B day as well! Come join in see Sacred Rose tattoo shop a 2000 square foot beaty in Berkeley
starts at 7pm
Marcus Cuff of tattoo magazine will be there shooting the show Annie Sprinkle Charles Gatewood many other bay area luminaries! In cluding YOU!
Shotsie and His wife are a dynamic duo of vreative energy. There will be an exhibition of both of their work at SACRED ROSE TATTOO STUDIO GALLERY SR2 17 28 UNIVERSITY AVENUE BERKELEY
Shotsie will be showing Ceramic sculpture, Paintings and works on paper, Kristine Gorm,an will be displaying a collection of large scale oils on canvas of KOI FISH!
The show has an opening party with amazine food and wine on August Sixth Saturday from 7pm unitl?
Show runs until September 1st 2011
For further in
Only the mind blowing best of info from a 33 year veteren tattooists and Polymath!
Don't miss out on this opportunity to sit for one hour for free!
and go on a rollercoaster ride. Learn to tune your mind springs get the thought lines in order, Wrap the coils of the into universe in to an understandable vision. Se spectacular nsights fly around the rooom..
The the Fresno convention . I will be offering my FREE seminar on unblocking you creativity!
“ A CONVERSATION WITH SHOTSIE GORMAN”
A SEMINAR PRESENTED “FREE OF CHARGE” available for ARTIST ATTENDEES OF THE FRESNO TATTOO EXPO
My material needs for the seminar are as Follows: are a slide projector and viewing screen. access to light control in the room, if possible a dry erase board and markers.
Duration is one hour with Question and Answer period following.
A power Point
"A CONVERSATION WITH
"Only the most mnd blowing seminar I have ever atended"
"I left there so inspired I couldn't wait to apply the ides to my work"
" My third eye was pulled open"
" I had no idea a tattoo seminar could be this exciting"
These are the quotes from people who have spent on hour of their time in "A CONVERSATION WITH SHOTSIE GORMAN"
What is this conversation?
This seminar is unlike anything you have ever experienced. During the discussion Shotsie seems to unr
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I will be working and display new paintings at this show book appointments now! 707-299-0882
The 19th Annual Tattoos and Blues Arts Festival
The 19th Annual Tattoos and Blues Arts Festival February 25th - 27th 2011 LOCATION Flamingo Resort Hotel 2777 4th Street Santa Rosa, CA 95409, United States HOURS Friday 12.00 - 2
“THE SAD THING ABOUT THIS WORLD IS;
EVERYBODY HAS THEIR REASONS”
“Some people put the best inside. Some people put the best outside “ Bob Marley
I’m sure he had many of them, I do
People do -- have lots of them.
Secret ones that destroy others
like stealth bombs of desire.
After the scatological shrapnel slices you apart
They line their hearts, as armor.
The way you’d put gray flannel pants in the winter,
red wool over your eyes,
or sing a
I considered that,
life is measured.
Like in a sweet recipe.
One teaspoon of cinnamon,
Not the rough bark to be rubbed
over a small toothed grader,
But more like the soft pungent powder.
In the smell I have seen and know,
from my travels
there are Grenadian women,
hunched over rolling wet bark into small cigars.
Their sweaty palms turning rusty red.
Hear them gossip on passion, or lack of it.
Soulfully singing songs from childhood.
La Dolce Vita
The egg yolk in my dish looks so orange to me, almost bloody, I can't help but wonder how many tattoo travelers pass though this place and do not notice how rich in color it all is. I stare at it, flopped over the darkest green asparagus I have seen in a long time. The smell of aged parmesan cheese wafts through my nostrils; I am in heaven.
As I eat, I consider the white of the egg is almost as pure a color as that of the tiles that cover the walls and floor of the Resta
THE FOLLOWING IS A PARTIAL LIST OF ACTUAL WRITTEN EXCUSES GIVEN TO TEACHERS IN THE ALBURQUERQUE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM BY PARENTS OF STUDENTS
1. Dear School: Please excuse John from being absent on Jan. 28, 29,
30, 31, 32, and also 33.
2. Please excuse Dianne from being absent yesterday. She was in bed
3. Please excuse Johnnie for being. It was his father's fault.
4. Chris will not be in school because he has an acre in his side.
5. John has been absent because
What I loved, really was
my memory of him.
Francis, was my mothers youngest brother.
But reflecting now I realize
I knew Butch more by the artifacts of his life.
My feelings were almost archeological
After twenty years of separation
As the facts of his death were
related to me- by his sister sobbing
over a crackling phone connection.
“The prison lost his ashes in transit.”
missing the irony, she wept.
“It was UPS they said, those bastards!”