The Canvas: Jo Tham

Name: Jo Tham Profession: Photographer at Jo Tham Photography Tattoos: All done by Joel Ang of 8 Volt Tattoo Studio Singapore. By, Ash The Tattoo Treasury

The Artist: Luke Wessman [NYC Feature]

Luke Wessman, WSSC, NYink, NYC

What design would you like to get? Were the first words that Luke said to me in the Summer of 2012. I was back in NYC to visit my girlfriend who was doing her internship there. It was 3 days before I was going to leave for home (yes! I usually get my tattoos before … Continue reading

The Artist: Adam Paterson [NYC Feature]

It was Autum 11′ that I first met Adam. I was in NYC to work and was staying in downtown Jersey City. I wanted to get a tattoo and it being my first, I didn’t really know who or where I could get a great tattoo in that area. After doing my due diligence, I … Continue reading

The Artist: Bastien Jean [NYC Feature]

Bastien Jean, tattoo, tattoo artist, the okey dokey, east river tattoo, nyc, brooklyn, toronto

Name: Bastien Jean Profession: Tattoo artist (Currently doing a guest spot at East River Tattoo, Brooklyn, USA. Check his instagram for his latest whereabouts.) Instagram: @bastienjean The Story I first got to know about Bastien Jean through my friends, Chris and Andrew, through instagram-stalking they had gotten to know that Bastien was in New York … Continue reading

The Artist: Justin Weatherholtz [NYC feature]

Justin Weatherholtz, NYC, Kings Avenue Tattoo

“My greatest influence would have to be the people that helped me to be where I am now. Joe, the shop (Kings Ave) and the things that I experience everyday. The Kings Avenue crew, in particular, has helped me to look and approach tattoos in a way that is more than an art and work. But to embrace the entire culture and to do the best, always.” as Justin reflects on his influences for his works. Read on more to know what Justin shared with The Tattoo Treasury.

The Artist: Cris Cleen [NYC feature]

Cris Cleen Saved Tattoo Brooklyn NYC

Cris’s love for erotic, romantic and dark paintings has certainly been infused into his tattoos. “My tattoo style has always been the primitive and emotional symbols of love, lust, fear, faith..” Cris’s work has been always focused on a similar color palate of black, grey and red. Read on to know more about Cris as The Tattoo Treasury had the pleasure of meeting, interviewing and getting tattooed.

The Artist: Luc Yong

Script tattoo, tattoo, bodyart, ink, inked, singapore tattoo, thetattootreasury, tattoo artist, kevin, visual orgasm, girlswithink

Since young, Luc always stuck stickers on herself in anticipation of turning legal and getting a real tattoo. Since her first real tattoo, she fell in love with the art and the culture that she became a tattoo artist. The decision wasn’t easy, especially being in Singapore. One and a half years on, she has no regrets and is in love even more with tattoos and being a tattoo artist. Read on for the full story about Luc’s journey thus far.

The Canvas: Gus

Cris Cleen, tattoos, saved tattoo, old school, brooklyn, nyc

Name: Gus Mahtani