Thursday, April 28, 2011

Tattoos before I worked at Olde City

Doing a Hanya in the last millineum,
Messing around with a 10 liner in '98.
Rose I did at Kadillac in '02.

Wednesday, April 27, 2011


Did this one in '02 18x24. Can't remember who bought it. Was going to put up a couple more but my computer is giving me hassles trying to upload shit right now. So only one pic this post.

Monday, April 25, 2011


Got this one from Toshi in '08.
Got this painting from Joel Long who works at Boulder Ink. Worked with him at Kadillac for a week when he came to do guest spot there in '02.
Thanks to both these guys for the generous gifts.

Saturday, April 23, 2011

RIP Thunders!

20 years ago Johnny Thunders died in New Orleans.

Friday, April 22, 2011

Duke Kaufman

Some original sheets of Duke Kaufman flash from Jason Scott's collection. Took these pics in Congress St. tattoo, Portsmouth NH.

Thursday, April 21, 2011

Tattoos I did in the last Millennium

Some photo's I just dug up.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Tombstones in Portsmouth NH

Thought these were pretty amazing. Annette took these pictures in Portsmouth, most were done in the 1700's

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Old Tattoos

Pinky Yun did this eagle. I took this photo in 1997
USN Skull by Philadelphia Eddie, on the same guy. Photo 1997 also.
No idea who did this one but it's a great tattoo.I took this photo in 2001.

Friday, April 15, 2011

R.I.P. Joey

Joey died 10 years ago today.

Thursday, April 14, 2011


Did this one at Kadillac around 2000.
Clipper also done at Kadillac around the same time.
Bill's hand '01 or'02

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Fear, The best part of Decline

Kensington's own Lee Ving.

Monday, April 11, 2011

Tattoo Skateboards

Horioshi 3. Got this at museum.
Mike Wilson, for a Florida company.
Jay Goldberg, NJ skateshop/Creature only 60 made I think.

Sunday, April 10, 2011

Tattoo Revue 1992

By Paul Booth
More color from Paul Booth.
By Kazuo Oguri.
Also by Kazuo Oguri, from an article about his apprenticeship, All American tattooers should read it. Maybe I'll put it up here someday.
Awesome tattoo from Tom Beasley.
Tom Beasley as well.

Pretty killer line up in this magazine. Don't see nearly as much quality in mags these days.

Friday, April 8, 2011

I stand corrected.

25 seconds in it's the pool from my last post. Stumbled across this today,WEIRD.


Just realized I double posted some tattoo photos, ,my bad the memory ain't what it used to be.

Thursday, April 7, 2011

Washington Skate Trip 2006

Arlington, Me and Smitty got hurt here the first day.
Found this pool the last day. Not enough time to clean it before we left. I'm sure it's long gone by now.
Artistic mossy coping shot.
Conrad busted his dome.
Lines for days!

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Tattoos of heads I've done.

The only full color Zombie tattoo I've ever done.
You're one of them.
Grim Ripper.

Paul Rogers

Another one from Annette's collection. Some Paul Rogers designs (and a Sailor Jerry) with an acetate ruboff. Colored pencil on tracing paper done when he worked at Sailor Eddie's shop in Camden NJ.
Had some phone and computer issues for the past few days so no posts for a couple days.

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Doc Webb

Couple original sheets of Old Doc Webb flash from Annette LaRue's collection.

Friday, April 1, 2011

Pittsburgh 1991

Chris Henry, tattoo by Chris Garver. Chris Henry worked on 4th street at Philadelphia Eddies for a while. Badass tattoo by Garver
Paul Bearer of Philadelphia's Serial Killers. Tattoo's by Gil Monte, Freddy Corbin, Dan Higgs, Sonny Tufts and others.
Choke, tattoos by Paul Jeffries.
Really cool Dave Lum tattoos.
Timothy Hoyer showing off a Jack Rudy portrait.

Was looking through some of my older tattoo magazines the other day, thought I'd scan some pics from "Tattoo Expo". Those where the days!