Cherry Blossoms

I can’t get enough cherry blossom tattoos. These are by Barnaby from Mom’s Tattoos at the Pomona Fairplex this past weekend.

True Colors in Vegas

Note: sorry for the late entry – part of being on the road!

The True Colors Tour kicks off today. I have been in Las Vegas for the last two days rehearsing and getting ready and hanging out with everyone. Here are a few pics from dinner taken by Diana Yanez.

Here is me with Rob Roth, Read More

Tattoo Photos Part Five

Now I have total tattoo fever…. can’t get enough. Here I am being tattooed by artist Andrew Moore from Shogun Tattoo in Pasadena. It actually didn’t hurt as much as it looks like it hurts!

photos by Ian Harvie

Tattooed Tribe

It hurts to look at it, but it is finally finished. I think it hurt even more this time, maybe because I forgot about the pain, much like childbirth I am told. I made lots of impressive faces, but I stayed fairly still the entire time. I have now passed over to the other side. I am now of the tattooed tribe. My life is Read More

My Tattoo

I meet Forbes and Ed at Tattoo City on Lombard early in the afternoon. Ed first makes a drawing on my body, for placement of the tattoo. It looks so great I want it on me right then! I am lucky because after so many years of being the tattoo maestro, Ed wants to focus more on his painting, and do less tattooing. He still Read More

Tattoo Photos, Part Two

These photos are from my friend Suhaila Salimpour:

Me and Forbes

With Tiffany and Pierre

Pierre Likes Me

Preview – more photos to come!

With Forbes, Suhaila, Don Ed Hardy, and Francesca

Tattoo City

The illustrious Don Ed Hardy is doing my tattoo. He did Forbes, many years ago, and I have been a fan ever since. He made the world of tattooing what it is today, bringing the traditional Japanese imagery from the vibrant outlaw tattoo culture of the samurai and blending it with old school nautical themes, while at the same time making huge innovations Read More

Tattoo Photos, Part One

These photos are from my stepfather, Forbes:

Me with Don Ed Hardy

Forbes, Me and Don Ed Hardy