Phil Wills heads to Pawcatuck, CT to inspect the Handle Bar & Grill. Owners Betsy & Stephanie have really cleaned up their act since the rescue. Just kidding.
A previous canvas' children are confused about her dino tattoo that looks pregnant so she confronts Alex Rockoff for redemption.
Tempers turn physical when Jake, a former canvas, loses his cool confronting artist Alex Rockoff about messing up his tattoo.
Jesse Smith's redemption is completed though solid artwork of patriotic proportions.
King Ruck earns total redemption by chilling a heated situation with his inking skills.
Nate, Ryan, and Gian struggle with tattooing simultaneously with three body parts getting inked at once. Chris worries that Nikki and Kelly did not follow his advice and have jacked up their design.
Kevin foregoes useful advice from Chris Nuñez and goes full color portrait with his design. The judges make early predictions as the last 3 hours of inking comes to a close.
Ryan feels torn between picking a better canvas for her team and helping out the ladies on Team Nuñez. The judges meet with their teams as stencils are drawn and the strategies are crafted.
With the stencils on and the tattooing machines buzzing, the ultimate test of accuracy begins: toddler portraits. Nate feels confident no one can come close to his skill the challenge.
The legendary Chris Garver joins the judges this week as the final five artists are tested on their consistency, having to transform their canvases into cyborgs with ink.