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Inmate #101774, is more then an ex-con and rehabilitated drug addict, he is a dedicated tattoo artist, painter, and writer. After doing 12 years in prison, he's been tattooing professionally in Denver for over a decade. Today, he lives in Colorado with his beautiful wife and their 2 sons.
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American InkSlinger
The Confessions & Illustrations of a Penitentiary Tattoo Artist
by 101774

Overview


Discover the raw and captivating world of a penitentiary tattoo artist.
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Description


American Ink$linger is the confessions and illustrations of a penitentiary tattoo artist. In this book, I share my story along with my complete portfolio of over 400 original paintings, drawings, sketches, and flash designs from the 12 years I spent locked up in the Colorado Department of Corrections.

Showcasing the outlaw perspective and experience, this body of work " evokes a range of emotions from fascination to discomfort... not for the faint hearted."

Taking you under my wing, I teach you everything you need to know about tattooing in prison, including how to make a tattoo machine, make the ink, and all about the deadly politics.

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Overview


Discover the raw and captivating world of a penitentiary tattoo artist.

Read more

Description


American Ink$linger is the confessions and illustrations of a penitentiary tattoo artist. In this book, I share my story along with my complete portfolio of over 400 original paintings, drawings, sketches, and flash designs from the 12 years I spent locked up in the Colorado Department of Corrections.

Showcasing the outlaw perspective and experience, this body of work " evokes a range of emotions from fascination to discomfort... not for the faint hearted."

Taking you under my wing, I teach you everything you need to know about tattooing in prison, including how to make a tattoo machine, make the ink, and all about the deadly politics.

Read more

Book details

Genre:ART

Subgenre:Body Art & Tattooing

Language:English

Pages:326

Hardcover ISBN:9798350907766


Overview


Discover the raw and captivating world of a penitentiary tattoo artist.

Read more

Description


American Ink$linger is the confessions and illustrations of a penitentiary tattoo artist. In this book, I share my story along with my complete portfolio of over 400 original paintings, drawings, sketches, and flash designs from the 12 years I spent locked up in the Colorado Department of Corrections.

Showcasing the outlaw perspective and experience, this body of work " evokes a range of emotions from fascination to discomfort... not for the faint hearted."

Taking you under my wing, I teach you everything you need to know about tattooing in prison, including how to make a tattoo machine, make the ink, and all about the deadly politics.

Read more

About the author


Inmate #101774, is more then an ex-con and rehabilitated drug addict, he is a dedicated tattoo artist, painter, and writer. After doing 12 years in prison, he's been tattooing professionally in Denver for over a decade. Today, he lives in Colorado with his beautiful wife and their 2 sons.

Read more

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