Alright guys. You have six hours to tattoo an Asian deity. Your time starts now. – All right. – Let’s go. – Let’s do this. – Get it. – In this challenge, everybody has to tattoo an Asian deity. – This is gonna be so bad-ass, man. Look at it. It’s so dope. – When
– 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
There are no more shops entering the competition. So you have made it to the top eight. This puts you in an elite group, as one of your shops will earn $200,000, a feature in “Inked” magazine, and the title of Ink Master. Plus, for the first time ever, the title of Master Shop. –
– Okay, artists, you have six hours to tattoo two cherubs on a single canvas. And your time starts… now. – Awesome. Let’s do this. – Okay, let’s go. – Today these tattooers are gonna tattoo on their own,but they have to look like one artist did them.– I think a little bit of texture
[dramatic music]♪– Congratulations on making it to this point. This has been one of the tightest races in the history of this competition, but this week everything changes. There will be no more veteran artists returning, making you the strongest eight artists ever to fight for the title. Now you must battle each other, and
– 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,
– Okay, artists. You have six hours to tattoo a sexy pinup with appealing proportion. And your time starts…♪ ♪Now. – Let’s do this.– Today, we’re testing proportionwith “Ink Master’s” favorite: pinups. – Go ahead and take a mirror. I want to make sure you like where it’s at.– These artists need to make sure
– Welcome, guys. Only six shops remain in this competition. Half of you will earn a spot in the live finale, and half of you will be eliminated. One shop 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.
– Okay, artists. You have six hours to tattoo. If you fail, for you, this battle is over. And your time starts… now. – Let’s get this thing started. – We’re testing composition by giving these artists color-realistic battle scenes. – And this is kind of what we’re thinking. – It’s beautiful. – Cool, yay.