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The Tao of Wayne

True North Tattoo is a Sterile Environment—But Also, it Isn’t. “I don’t know man,” he concedes with a shrug. “I’ll say this . . .

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Nite Owl Tattoo

Oak Harbor, Washington @NiteOwlTattooandGallery At Nite Owl Tattoo, in Oak Harbor, Washington, things are not exactly as they seem. The walls are covered with framed

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Aces-N-Eights

July 4th, 2000 was more than an average Independence Day for Chad Willingham. That was the day that, after working at tattoo shops in California,

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Main Line Ink

Danny Siviter’s path into the world of tattoos was anything but conventional. Having grown up in the evangelical church during its heyday in the 80s

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Motor City Tattoos

Photography by Megan Ernst Welcome to Oshawa. Population: 160,000. Location: Durham Region of Ontario, 60km east of Toronto. The once Mecca of the Canadian auto

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Ritual Ink

“Being a shop owner after almost twenty years of working for other people, I’m trying to do the opposite of everything that I thought was

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Breaking Ink

Hillsboro, Oregon It’s a common story. Tattoo artist experiences shop practice and attitudes that don’t jive with his idea of how a professional tattoo shop

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