See this is why I like first-timer, because the first-timers, they always expect the worst. But once you start coming back, and you started getting other spots, it’s not that bad. My name is Alexis Pearson. I’m 21 years of age. I’m from Memphis, Tennessee. I traveled all this way to get a tattoo with
Ecofem is a women’s empowerment project and menstruation is our focus and we make and promote the concept of sustainable menstruation, and cloth washable pads. I was very happy to be invited to auroville by Ecofem, to have a chat to the women who work for Ecofem about the fearless tattoo project. We had women
– [Both] Fashion? – Can we talk about the VMAs? (rock music) (crowd shouting) I think the thing that was the most fun about going to the VMAs was that we were just so excited to show everybody who we are, show everyone how fun we are and how crazy we are. Everyone usually aims
– I can’t believe I don’t know more about Reno. All I know about Reno is that it can’t make up its mind whether it’s big or it’s little, and we’re in it right now.♪ ♪– My name is Judicael, and I’ve been tattooingfor 15 years.I specialize in spiritual,ancient tattoo dot work,heavy black patterns. I
♪ ♪– Hello, New Orleans! [cheers and applause] Thank you guys so much for coming out. We have two amazing artists ready to do some great tattoos for you guys. [cheers and applause] – On this side, we have New Orleans’ own Tai Viper! [cheers and applause] – [howls] – And on this side, from
[overlapping chatter] – Hello, Memphis! [crowd screaming] – We have two amazing tattoo artists right here, ready to do some awesome work for you guys! [cheering] – Over here, we have Nickole Ashlock! [cheering] – And on this side, we have one of “Ink Master” Season 8’s fiercest competitors, Nikki Simpson! [cheering] – At the
♪ – 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
– We made it to Nashville. This city has some amazing musicians in it. Hopefully there are some amazing tattooers as well. – Hey, guys. – Hey, Rose. – Welcome to Nashville Ink. Nice to meet you. – Hi.– My name is Rose, and I’ve been tattooing eight years.My specialty is photorealism–smooth shading,perfect line work.