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Tattoos in San Diego

Discussion in 'Southern California' started by Evil Monkey, Jan 12, 2011.

  1. Jan 12, 2011 at 9:06 AM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    For anyone that's interested, my step-son (Ryan) does tattoos. His pricing is pretty low and he's pretty good at it. For a cost comparison, he would have probably done the tattoos I have for less than 1/2 the cost that the shop who did them charged me (Avalon). I'm pretty sure he does everything without templates.

    I don't think he does color. I'll get some pictures of his work posted so you can see samples.

    He has said he's going to go to the Superstition Mountain trip so he'll be there if anyone wants to meet him (he probably won't be doing tattoos there though :D).
     
  2. Jan 12, 2011 at 9:19 AM
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    RecklessTaco

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    Thats fricken sweet Robert! We are actually going to be getting some more tattoos next month so i will let you know!
     
  3. Jan 12, 2011 at 9:48 AM
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    Re8elmonk0341

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    Hell yeah I need some more tattoos also. I want to get my right arm sleeved up before I have to roll my sleeves up again ;)
     
  4. Jan 12, 2011 at 4:18 PM
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    Have hiim find me at the Meet this weekend, Ill bring my drawn out art....
     
  5. Jan 13, 2011 at 4:37 AM
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    Didn't anyone teach you kids not to draw on yourselves ?? Yes Robert, that means you too !!! :D:D:D
     
  6. Jan 13, 2011 at 8:36 AM
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    RecklessTaco

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    Your kidding me right? We arent suppose to draw on ourselfs! who said that, i want to meet him.:eek:
     
  7. Jan 13, 2011 at 9:08 AM
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    No, your not supposed too, you shoulda stop doing that when you stopped eating paste in school..... You DID stop didn't you ??:eek::D
     
  8. Jan 13, 2011 at 9:12 AM
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    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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  9. Jan 13, 2011 at 9:21 AM
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    Lol, perfect Robert , looks like one of my daughters when she was young

    & I have 3 daughters & ironically they all have tattoos & a couple piercings... huh.. go figure ....:D:notsure::notsure:
     
  10. Jan 13, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    Here is some of Ryan's work. All this is done free-hand, no templates:

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    Front half-sleeve
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    Back half-sleeve (says Chargers)
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    Here he has touched up someone else's work
    P1060413.jpg
     
  11. Jan 13, 2011 at 6:57 PM
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    Robert, I know you're proud of your son, but I would never let anyone "freehand" anything. All that means is, you're gonna get a funny or bad looking tattoo. Especially lettering, if it does look right on paper, it's not going to look right on skin. I want to see an outline before i sign up for anything. Does he work in a shop? I doubt anyone he would apprentice under would allow him to "freehand" on anyone in their establishment. This is just an opinion...
     
  12. Jan 13, 2011 at 7:02 PM
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    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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  13. Jan 13, 2011 at 7:04 PM
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    Evil Monkey

    Evil Monkey [OP] There's an evil monkey in my truck

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    Thanks for your opinion. I'll let his work speak for itself. He doesn't work in a shop. When I say freehand, I mean he doesn't use ink templates unless it's a very detailed precise design or the customer demands it. He can work from a drawn design and will draw out what he's doing. The lettering in the picture above was freehand as were all the pictures above. He also won't tattoo anyone who's waffling.
     
  14. Jan 13, 2011 at 10:23 PM
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    I'm not really a "TAT" guy, but damn that is very nice work IMO....;)
     
  15. Jan 13, 2011 at 10:35 PM
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    Re8elmonk0341 "Kill BABIES"

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    hands are in the way :D

    I NEED some more tattoos....it's like a drug. I want to get a memorial tattoo for all my brothers I've lost in OIFII on my side but I haven't found anyone can can draw up what I want yet
     
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