25 April • 30 April 2018
39th Annual NTA Convention is open to everyone, members/non-members, artists/enthusiasts (fans) and just people who curious about the ancient artform and the people who proudly wear it and create it. Grand Marshals this year, tattoo enthusiasts and Guinness World Record Title holders Chuck Helmke and Charlotte Guttenberg. Come join us for the entire convention or by the day. Enter a tattoo contest on Friday. Open to the public. Visit us Saturday or Sunday $10 daily admission onto the tattoo floor. Register for the full 5 days of gatherings $50 / events / welcome party / tattoo contests / & Sat & Sun on the tattoo floor.
Smart is the New Sexy
A Japanese "dovetail". It looks incredible. 😍
👌 via Theo Cook and Robinson House Studio,
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I Dont know if this has been a post on NTA yet...Awesome...
These Murals Were Grown from Rice
Great Big Story
In the village of Inakadate, Japan, elaborate murals grace the surrounding landscape all painted with — rice? Each of these masterpieces are *grown* using dozens of varieties of rice as a color palette. ... See MoreSee Less
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It is with a broken heart that we pass along the message that Doc Forest has informed NTA that his leukemia has returned and his time is very very short. He has made a considerable contribution to this craft so let's show him our love and appreciation.
Doc’s real name: Ove Skog – address: Hagerstensvagen 110 3TR – S-12649 Hagersten – Sweden His birthday is July 7th ... See MoreSee Less
Sending love and hugs!
All Good for him!!!💪💪💪
not a member but god bless Doc
Really nice guy
I'm very heartbroken at this news. Is there an address
An absolute CLASS act! So loved chatting with him in the Golden Circle at National. Sigh....
Very sad to hear. Much love his way in this time.
Been admiring Doc Forest for many many years
I’m very sad to hear! Us old timers are thinning out! This is the part of life that’s hard. I hope they have treatment for this that works! If there’s anything I can do to help, let me know. Praying for you!
Bless you darling,
Doc,,, one of the best,, Prayers,God bless you
sorry to hear...God bless you and keep you pain free and cherish your time on this earth till your last breath....fight.......my friend kicked it with aggressive diet.....no sugar, no fat, no processed foods, no alcohol..... green juices, organic everything, alkaline waters, rest, meditation.....
He is such a super man , a real clever and very nice person ,, God bless him ,,
Be sure to either send a card or post on his wall/pm him here. Let's show him the love and respect this dear man deserves!
Sorry wish you all the best
🙏🏽 Many blessings for the journey Sir. Keep the machines tuned, we will be joining you soon. Tashi GLT Family Aus
So sad to hear this. He is a very kind guy
I have the same damn thing let's find a cure good luck doc my friend
Still thinking of the flying knives you drew as a kid Doc.
Good luck Forest Master Tattoo!
Praying for you Doc Forest
You'll never know what an inspiration you have been to so many of us. God speed
Keep holding strong my friend..🙏
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Old world skills!
Artistic Blackletter Calligraphy by the hand of @tri.shiba
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