Erik was a strong artist, but he just didn’t come out swinging like the judges always wanted - and so his Victorian throat tattoo fell short of expectations.
Jimmy Smith breaks down what to watch for during the championship fight between Liam McGeary and Tito Ortiz.
JCD sees his prodigal master canvas for the first time since she walked out on him and severely imperiled his chances at becoming Ink Master.
Dave Navarro and Cleen look on as human canvas Tara walks out on Dom.
The human canvas kicks Mystical Mike, and his negative attitude, out of the tattoo booth.
Chris gets stuck with the toughest skin on a canvas he’s ever had in his entire career. Erik hopes that playing it safe will keep him through another round of eliminations.
NFL superfans line up to get realistic footballs tattooed on them by the artists – who are tested on their technical application. Duffy gets the luxury of assigning her canvases and hooking up Kruseman big time.
NFL superstars watch over the artists as they ink superfans with realistic footballs tattoos. Duffy’s older canvas’ skin starts to get irritated and worries her.
Dave, Chris, and Oliver evaluate the artists’ football tattoos on the NFL superfans. Matt’s original idea receives praise while Craig’s color choice receives criticism from the judges.
NFL superstars surprise the artists and human canvases and add a second layer of challenge to the game. Technical application couldn’t be more important.