– I’m proud to be from Dallas ’cause of the culture. Everyone there is awesome, everyone’s sweet, everyone’s down to earth. We’re awesome. – I’m proud to represent Asheville, North Carolina because it’s a small town. It’s a very artistic, very weird, very fun place to be. – Baton Rouge has a lotta good boiled
– Congratulations. You’ve survived the first week. [all exclaim at once] Stand united as a team or divided you could fall. – Tough for some of these teams. – Good luck with the South. – One thing is certain, only one of you will earn $100,000, a feature in “Inked” magazine, and the title of
– Today, you had to tattoo your state. Each of your tattoos have been ranked by the judges. (loud exhaling) One by one, the top 12 artists will be revealed. – I actually wanted to say something before we move forward. (whooshing) – Okay, go ahead, bud. – I’m actually bowin’ out of the competition.
– Hello, Portland! [cheers and applause] We have two amazing artists ready to do some awesome tattoos for you guys. – On this side, we have Austin Rose. [cheers and applause] – On this side, we have “Ink Master” season eight winner, Ryan Ashley. [cheers and applause] – And we need you guys here, because
(rock music) – [Dave Navarro] We came here today to put one shop in the finale. – [Oliver Peck] Is it too late to give ’em both a spot? – [Christian Buckingham] This is absolutely fantastic. I mean as far as I know, it’s the first time they’ve ever done that. – [Katie McGowan] I
– All right, ladies, Miami. We’re in the land of beaches and babes. – This is true. – Ooh, alliteration. – Hi. – Oh my God! Hey, how are you?[rock music]– Well, I wanted to welcome you. This is my friend’s shop, Miami Tattoo Company,and it’s one of the best shops here in Miami.– It’s
Speaker 1: Welcome to New York City. Group: Yeah. Speaker 1: Since 1886, the Statue of Liberty has welcomed immigrants to this country from all across the world. She stands as a symbol of hope, freedom and the American dream. Jimmy Snaz: America baby. Speaker 1: And all of you come here with one dream