The Holy Grail of Tattoo Art

Here’s the scoop from tattoo enthusiast and professional researcher Mr. Carmen Forquer Nyssen. His excellent detective work uncovered this old postcard of Coleman’s Place. Clear ok, maybe a trifle blurry, but evidence that Battleship Kate was indeed Coleman’s creation. Thar ‘ she is matey!  Luckily not to have been reduced to a crispy cornflake by Read more about The Holy Grail of Tattoo Art[…]

Ink and Skinner

Record setting price was set at auction for tattooed figure. Hammer price for this two and 1/2 foot tall composition figure was $23,000. Add the 25% buy in commission, tax and other official sounding crap and you’re up around $30,000!  One famous Folk art dealer went as high as $2,500. “Well I guess I did Read more about Ink and Skinner[…]