Mike McAskill's number one fan has always been his mother; now he's hoping to get the attention from the judges to prove his status as "Ink Master".
Geary Morrill's positive attitude has served him well throughout his life and he hopes that it'll bring a fresh look for the judges.
Veteran tattoo artist Nate Beavers used art to beat his personal demons and now is here to prove his skill against the competition.
Fascinated by her grandfather’s tattoos, Kelly got into tattooing shortly after with his support. Since then she’s developed a knack for inking spooky illustrative tattoos.
The Philadelphia native excels in neo traditional tattooing and is ready to show everyone what she’s made of as an artist.
Eleven years of experience has taught artist Dave Robinowitz to listen to what people want - and provide excellent works of art.
Atlantan John Collins is going to showcase his main tattoo strengths but admits he's got a few tricks up his sleeve to stun the judges.
Anwon “Boneface” Johnson started tattooing with a homemade machine but worked his way up through the ranks and has come to prove that he indeed an "Ink Master."
Ryan Ashley left a career behind in the fashion industry when she decided that tattooing was her true calling. She believes that despite her competitors’ strategies, in the end, talent will prevail.
A lot of people say that Eric Gonzalez’s attention to detail is what makes him an amazing artist. With twenty years of experience, he’s a force to be reckoned with.