The Skull and Sword's Lango

Tattoo // Tuesday, August 07, 2012
Without exaggeration, the sheer amount of talent currently at work in San Francisco's Skull and Sword Tattoo Studio is nothing less than mind-blowing. Case in point: tattoo artist Lango Oliveira. His insane attention to detail and superb technical control is truly breathtaking, producing works of art that are strikingly beautiful and totally bad-ass.

Brandon Montero

Tattoo // Tuesday, August 07, 2012
Brandon Montero currently works in Altoona, PA at Custom Skin Art Tattoos. He graduated from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in 2005 and The Maryland Institute College of Art in 2008. A self-described "wayfarer" by nature, he frequently attends tattoo conventions and guest spots across the country. Montero enjoys tattooing all styles, but focuses mainly on modernized traditional American and Japanese-style tattoos.

Grandma's Ink

Tattoo // Monday, August 06, 2012
We hope you enjoy these vintage photographs of tattooed women bucking the social standards of their day and proudly baring their heavily inked skin. You wish your granny was this cool.

Joel Madberg of Salvation Tattoo

Tattoo // Monday, August 06, 2012
Joel Madberg is a tattoo artist working at Salvation Tattoo in Stockholm, Sweden. Madberg's vivid and somewhat cryptically symbolic style employs the bold lines, heavy shading, and muted color palette of traditional tattooing, although he is currently experimenting with his stylistic approach and shifting towards applying more color to his work.

Anja Van Herle: Tattoo You

Juxtapoz // Monday, August 06, 2012
Tattoo You is a 48 "x 48" acrylic on wood piece created by LA based artist Anja Van Herle. Anja specializes in large-scale portraiture featuring beautiful, expressive women, and her images have the power of enticing viewers and leading them to interpret a variety of meanings in each expression.

'Tattoo You' by Anja Van Herle

Tattoo // Sunday, August 05, 2012
"Tattoo You" is a 48"x48" acrylic on wood piece created by LA based artist Anja Van Herle. Anja specializes in large-scale portraiture featuring beautiful, expressive women, and her images have the power of enticing viewers and leading them to interpret a variety of meanings in each expression.

Tattooed Animals by Anita Kunz

Juxtapoz // Sunday, August 05, 2012
Anita Kunz has recently been appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada, Canada's highest civilian honour by her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada. She has recently received an honorary doctorate from the Ontario college of Art and Design in Toronto.

Pop Culture Tattoo Flashes by Derick James

Tattoo // Saturday, August 04, 2012
Old meets new in this unique set of tattoo flashes by illustrator Derick James. James puts his own modern spin on traditional tattoo flash designs by representing pop culture icons including characters from Star Wars, Batman, and yes, even Pokemon. He is a graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and is now based in Chernobyl, Ukraine.

Apples to Apples Tattoos

Tattoo // Friday, August 03, 2012
Gorgeously tattooed model Asia gets her apple tattoos photographed by the talented photographer Basistka (Dorota Le?nia?ska) out of Pie?sk. You know what they say about them apples, don't you?!

Anita Kunz' Tattooed Animals

Tattoo // Friday, August 03, 2012
Anita Kunz has recently been appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada, Canada's highest civilian honour by her Excellency the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada. She has recently received an honorary doctorate from the Ontario college of Art and Design in Toronto.

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