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first session on @tattoosbykbar ‘s left shoulder.  super nerve wracking / huge honor to tattoo my boss, but I’m pretty stoked with where we’re at so far! (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

first session on @tattoosbykbar ‘s left shoulder. super nerve wracking / huge honor to tattoo my boss, but I’m pretty stoked with where we’re at so far! (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

"not for work" reference books.  some of these I owe to The Strand’s rare book room, some of these were exceptionally gracious gifts, and one or two are "on loan"..   (at pugboat harbor)

"not for work" reference books. some of these I owe to The Strand’s rare book room, some of these were exceptionally gracious gifts, and one or two are "on loan".. (at pugboat harbor)

Evelyn and I worked out this geometric knot work pattern to sit behind her pre existing iris flower tattoo.  I really appreciate being asked to do super technical pieces like this, thanks Evelyn!  (at Leathernecks)

Evelyn and I worked out this geometric knot work pattern to sit behind her pre existing iris flower tattoo. I really appreciate being asked to do super technical pieces like this, thanks Evelyn! (at Leathernecks)

poppy detail of Liza’s floral side piece.  we did the entire layered composition using only woodcut styled linework, and I’m very happy with how it turned out.  thanks Liza!   (at Leathernecks)

poppy detail of Liza’s floral side piece. we did the entire layered composition using only woodcut styled linework, and I’m very happy with how it turned out. thanks Liza! (at Leathernecks)

finally, FINALLY got around to painting my vest.  💀 (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

finally, FINALLY got around to painting my vest. 💀 (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

I’m very pleased to announce that I am now a contributing artist to NO WORLD ORDER COLLECTIVE.  We’re doing a limited run of blue shark shirts, alongside prints and apparel from some very talented artists.  Check out  @noworldorder and www.noworldordercollective.com!

I’m very pleased to announce that I am now a contributing artist to NO WORLD ORDER COLLECTIVE. We’re doing a limited run of blue shark shirts, alongside prints and apparel from some very talented artists. Check out @noworldorder and www.noworldordercollective.com!

View my 3 latest photos on Flickr: https://flic.kr/u/7KPyD/aHsk3ozdkE
DONE!  Sarah's suit of armor half sleeve is complete, and has been the most intricate project I have taken on to date.  I am very, very happy with the results, and super grateful to take on such amazing pieces.  thanks again Sarah!DONE!  Sarah's suit of armor half sleeve is complete, and has been the most intricate project I have taken on to date.  I am very, very happy with the results, and super grateful to take on such amazing pieces.  thanks again Sarah!

View my 3 latest photos on Flickr: https://flic.kr/u/7KPyD/aHsk3ozdkE

Mendhi swallow and tiger lily for Parastoo.  Middle of the back.  Good job goin’ for it with your first tattoo!   (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

Mendhi swallow and tiger lily for Parastoo. Middle of the back. Good job goin’ for it with your first tattoo! (at Leathernecks Tattoo)

View my 3 latest photos on Flickr: https://flic.kr/u/7KPyD/aHsk3iqKcP
Third and final session on Marcia's geisha thigh piece.  This is my very American take on very traditional Japanese imagery, and ultimately some of the most detailed work I've done. Very happy this is finished!Third and final session on Marcia's geisha thigh piece.  This is my very American take on very traditional Japanese imagery, and ultimately some of the most detailed work I've done. Very happy this is finished!

View my 3 latest photos on Flickr: https://flic.kr/u/7KPyD/aHsk3iqKcP