♪ – Hello, Charlotte! What is up? [cheers and applause] We have two incredible artists that are gonna do some sick tattoos. – Competing on this side, we have Teej Poole. [cheers and applause] And on this side, we have “Ink Master” season 8 finalist Kelly Doty. [cheers and applause] – All right, guys, we’re
Welcome. The more artists that go home, the harder this competition gets. Only one of you will earn $100,000, a feature in Ink Magazine, and the title of Ink Master. All of you have been fighting to keep your team intact, but now, you need to step aside and once again put your fate in
draw your tattoo directly on your canvas’s skin… freehand. – You cannot use any stencils. – This is the hardest thing to do in tattooing. There’s no safety net with a freehand tattoo. – [inaudible]– I don’t freehand on the skin, ever.For me, when it’s perfect on paper, that’s when it goes to the skin,
– All right, guys. Welcome to the face-off. Basilica Tattoo, Golden Skull Tattoo, Old Town Ink, and Artistic Skin Design. Based on your work today, one shop will be eliminated. Bubba, Aaron, Christian, Dane, because you did not tattoo one of the Four Horsemen, you must tattoo in this face-off. – Fair enough. – Your
– Welcome. Seven shops remain, but only one will earn $200,000, a feature in “Inked” magazine, and the title of Ink Master. And, for the first time ever, the title of Master Shop. – Piece of cake. – Once again, there is no flash challenge. The next elimination tattoo is happening right now. – Dammit.
– All right, guys, You have six hours to tattoo the right armpit. And your time starts now. – Yeah, like that. – So look at me. – There’s a lot of strategy in this competition right now. – Was that how they placed it yesterday? – Yeah. – If a team wins both theirhead-to-heads,