Pacific Ink & Art Expo…Another Perspective

If you haven’t already read East 3’s post on the first ever Pacific Ink & Art Expo, check it out here!  He gave an awesome summary of the event, so I’ll just supplement with a photo set from another perspective. I was also privileged to witness the art of the traditional Hawaiian hand-tapped tattoo.

Suggested Reading ~ 38 Timez Magazine

Oryu from 38 Timez Magazine dropped by my house last week and brought me a copy of the latest issue of 38 Timez magazine he produces in Japan. Oryu splits his time between Los Angeles and Japan and not only produces 38 Timez but also the Lost Angels paperback books that features the different cultures…

Preview ~ The Hundreds x Jun Cha ~ Johnson Mid Collaboration

s week, The Hundreds will be releasing a special version of the Johnson Mid, done in collaboration with L.A. based artist Jun Cha, a globally respected tattoo artist and also a dedicated fine artist and oil painter. For this collaborative project, the Johnson Mid features original Jun Cha artwork inspired by the cityscape of Los…