Flash Challenge Preview: Sand Sculptures – Ink Master, Season 8

– What the [bleep]? Oh, my God. – Are you kidding me? – Welcome. Team Nuñez competed in the last elimination tattoo. So that means this week, Team Peck, you’re up for elimination. Each judge must thin out his group until only the top five artists remain on each team. The pressure is on. This week, we’re testing… precision. – What?– Precision means your lines are perfect.Your color is laid in evenly.You have tiny, minute details.If a tattoo artist doesn’t

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The Art of Ink: Trash Polka

(introductory music) – [Narrator] It’s so different, so clean and classy and beautiful and abstract and all of the things that make tattooing loose and tight and fine and wonderful. – [Nic] People tend to think the body has restrictions on certain points, and the whole point of Trash Polka, is to look at the whole body as a canvas and be able to stretch those limits. – [Chris] Trash Polka can move from one part of the body to

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Tattoo Makeup A – Z – Cover, Create & Apply – PREVIEW

CHRISTIEN TINSLEY: Hi, Christien Tinsley here, and welcome to our course here at Stan Winston School of Character Arts. We’re gonna be doing Tattoo Makeup from A-Z – Cover, Create and Apply. Today we’re gonna be going over a lot of different aspects of tattoo creation and covering up and even application. We’re gonna go over the types of materials that I find are essentials to have in your kit for covering up tattoos, and advantages to certain color tones.

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Flash Challenge Preview: Under Pressure – Ink Master, Season 7

– We doing here?♪[truck horn honks] There’s Dave getting a truck ride.♪– Welcome. The longer you survive, the more intense it gets as we close in on the strongest group of artists this competition has ever seen. In the end, only one will earn $100,000, a feature in “Inked” magazine, and the title of Ink Master. – Yeah. – This week, we’re testing composition. – Composition is how you take all the different elementsand put ’em together to make something

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Beginning Tattooing Tips : How To Outline A Tattoo

These are the colors that we’re going to be using, here. We got black. We’re gonna do the outline now, we’re gonna start that. We got black, knucklehead red, white boy white, and bell bottom blue, as well as a cup with distilled water and just a dab of green soap and that to rinse our machine as we’re going through the tattoo so it doesn’t build up in the tip of the machine. We’re going to begin the tattoo

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Airbrush Effects : Airbrush Effects: Water Drops

We are going to make some wetness on here, water drops. One thing to remember from water drops is it is like a prism. It actually reverses the image whenever you see it. Most people make the highlight on the wrong side but honestly it doesn’t matter if you make it on the wrong side because the human eye will see it as being right no matter what but I’m going to show you the proper way to do a

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Airbrush Stenciling Ideas

Okay, we just used the advanced stencil here, we’re going to do some other ideas. I’m going to show you how to add to a stencil using multiple stencils and maybe new ideas for what else you can use for stencils. Just did our skull. Maybe he’s a hot head. Just take and move your flames around a little bit. Now he’s got fire on his head. Add a name. Okay, you noticed how I put the drop shadows and

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Using an Advance Airbrush Stencil for Background

How are you doing? Maybe you’re not quite the artist that some people are, that can draw just about anything without pictures or whatever. Maybe you could use something to trace with, regardless, you’ve got your stencil. You’ve already cut it out, you’ve picked your picture that you want to use, and you still want to use this skull to make a cool skateboard shirt. You don’t want to draw anything, you want to keep it a $10 shirt. Maybe

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Making an Advance Airbrush Stencil

Let’s make an advanced stencil. What’s everybody like today? Choppers and skulls. Let’s do a simple skull. It’s a little more advanced. You need to do your research. Maybe you’re a little more advanced artist, maybe you can draw a puppy dog or whatever. Just remember, you only want to do enough to get your basic shape down so you can come in and outline and do whatever you want. Got to do this quick because I’ve only got a

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How to Make & Use Airbrush Stencils : Using a Novice Airbrush Stencil for Background

Okay, you did your flaming basketball and that was “HOT”! Now you’re just going to use, just the novice stencil with the flame to create a background for another design, another $12 design, another $15 design. Heck, you could charge $20 if you want! Turn your stencil this way, same thing, this time I got orange. Make it as dark as you want. Come over here, you can do the same thing, not use the whole thing. Now you’ve got

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