Elimination Tattoo: Day Of The Dead: Part I

  • Season 3
  • Aired 08/13/2013
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The artists are tasked with doing Day of the Dead black and grey tattoos. Tatu Baby makes sure Josh gets the biggest challenge.

- WELCOMETO THE ELIMINATION TATTOO.

CHOKE, AND YOU'LL KISS

THE TITLE OF INK MASTERGOOD-BYE.

YOU'LL BE JUDGEDBY OLIVER PECK,

CHRIS NUNEZ, AND MYSELF.

WE ALSO HAVEA SPECIAL GUEST JUDGE.

BORN IN MEXICO, HE'S BEENTATTOOING FOR ALMOST 20 YEARS,

SPECIALIZINGIN BLACK AND GRAY--

CHUEY QUINTANAR.

[applause]

- I'VE BEEN TATTOOINGSINCE I WAS, LIKE, 14 YEARS OLD.

I SPECIALIZEIN SINGLE-NEEDLE,

FINE LINE, CHICANO-STYLEBLACK AND GRAY.

- CHUEY QUINTANARIS AT THE TOP OF THIS GAME.

THE THINGS THAT HE CANACCOMPLISH WITH JUST BLACK,

THE VALUESTHAT HE CAN ACHIEVE--

HE CAN GETTHE DEEPEST BLACKS

TO THE SMOOTHEST GRAYSSEAMLESSLY.

- BUT WE'RE NOTYOUR ONLY CRITICS.

EACH WEEK,SPIKE AND TACO BELL

ARE GIVING VIEWERSTHE OPPORTUNITY TO GO

TO INKMASTER.SPIKE.COMAND VOTE FOR THE TATTOO

THAT THEY THINKIS THE BEST.

AMERICA'S VOTE WILL HAVEA MASSIVE IMPACT

ON THE LIVE FINALE.

THIS WEEK, WE'RE TESTINGYOUR USE OF VALUE.

- VALUE IS TAKING SOMETHING

FROM ITS DARKEST TO ITS LIGHTESTAND HAVING IT BE

A SEAMLESS TRANSITIONFROM ONE TO THE OTHER.

- THERE IS NO BETTER WAYTO MEASURE VALUE

THAN WITH A BLACK AND GRAYDAY OF THE DEAD TATTOO.

- THE HEAT HASJUST TURNED UP.

BLACK AND GRAY WOULD NOT BEMY STRONGEST SUIT.

- BLACK AND GRAY ISALL ABOUT THE SMOOTH TRANSITION

FROM THE LIGHTEST VALUE,THE SKIN,

TO THE DARKEST VALUE,SOLID BLACK.

- IT'S BLACK AND GRAY,NOT MIXED BLACK AND WHITE.

- WE'RE ABLE TO USE WHITE,OF COURSE, FOR HIGHLIGHTS,

I'M GUESSING.- CORRECT.

- TRADITIONALLY,BLACK AND GRAY IS

USING STRICTLY BLACKAND USING WATER TO MAKE

DIFFERENT TONES OF GRAY.

- LET'S MEET YOUR CANVASES.

TATU BABY,YOU WON THE FLASH CHALLENGE.

YOU NOW HAVE THE POWERTO ASSIGN

ALL OF THE HUMAN CANVASES.

CHOOSE WISELY.

- THE ADVANTAGE TO ABLE

TO PICK EVERYBODY'S SKULL,I WANT PEOPLE TO DO GOOD.

- I WANT A NEW SCHOOL FEMALE,

PIGTAILS, OLD WESTERN STYLE.

- HE WANTS IT NEW SCHOOL.

I AM LIKE, "DAMN.THAT'S THE ONE I WANT."

- TOMMY.- HEY, TOMMY.

- I'D LIKEA DAY OF THE DEAD GIRL.

I WOULD LIKE YOU TO DO ITWITH YOUR FACE AS THE LIKENESS.

- SHAZAM!

- WHAT?[laughs]

HE WANTS MEAS A DAY OF THE DEAD GIRL.

WOW.

- I WANT A DAYOF THE DEAD GIRL

WITH HER HAIRKIND OF LOOKING LIKE

THE AMERICAN FLAG,LOOKING DOWN

OVER A SOLDIER'S RIFLE,BOOTS, AND HELMET.

- THE WAY SHE TALKS,

IT'S LIKESHE'S GONNA BE SO HONORABLE

AND HAND EVERYBODYTHE BEST CANVAS POSSIBLE.

I KNOW SHE'S FULL OF [bleep],

AND SHE'S GONNA GIVE METHE HARDEST ONE SHE CAN.

- THERE'S ALWAYS GONNA BETHE TOUGHEST CANVAS.

JOSHUA MADE IT EASY FOR METO MAKE THAT CHOICE

BECAUSE HE DID IT TO ME.

- CANVASES, ONE BY ONE,

PLEASE READ THE NAMEON THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SKULL.

- MADE RICH.- YES.

- JACKIE.

- JOEY.

- JIME.

- I'M GONNA HOOKTHAT [bleep] THING UP.

TATU BABY THROWS MEA [bleep] BONE.

THIS ONE IS AWESOME.

I FEEL LIKEI COULD REALLY START TO SHINE.

- TATU BABY.

- WE GOT THIS.

- TATU BABYHAS FULL CONTROL

OVER HER SUBJECT MATTER.

THE GUY BASICALLY JUST LAID ITOUT THERE ON THE LINE,

"WHATEVER YOU WANNA DO, I JUSTWANT A LIKELINESS OF YOU."

DEFINITELY AN ADVANTAGE,RIGHT OFF THE BAT.

- CHRIS.- KYLE.

- ES.

- JOSHUA.

- JOSHUA TALKS ABOUT HOWHE JUST WANTS TO PLAY THE GAME.

WELL, HOW DOES IT FEELWHEN THE GAME'S PLAYED ON YOU?

THE HAIR MADE OUTAN AMERICAN FLAG.

- TATU BABY IS REALLY GOOD

AT BEING MALICIOUSWITH A SMILE.

- JASON.

- CRAIG.

- REMEMBER, ARTISTS,

AFTER THE ELIMINATION TATTOO,

THE HUMAN CANVAS JURYWILL VOTE

ON THE TATTOOTHAT THEY THINK IS THE WORST

AND PUT ONE ARTIST UPFOR ELIMINATION.

TOMORROW, YOU'LL HAVESIX HOURS TO COMPLETE

YOUR BLACK AND GRAYDAY OF THE DEAD TATTOO.

BASED ON YOUR WORK,

ONE OF YOU WILL CLOSE SHOP.

- DAY OF THE DEAD TATTOOS

TYPICALLY ARE BEAUTIFUL WOMENTHAT WEAR FACE PAINT,

THAT MAKE THEM LOOK LIKE SKULLS.- ENJOY.

- WE'RE LOOKINGFOR SMOOTH TRANSITIONS

FROM HEAVY BLACKSTO WHERE IT GOES

ALL THE WAYTO GRAY TO NOTHING

AND GIVESA NICE USE OF VALUE

IN ALL DIFFERENT KINDSOF AREAS ON THE FACE.

- I KIND OF WANTA DAY OF THE DEAD GIRL.

I WANT HER TO HAVEAN ETHNIC LOOK TO HER.

WITH HER HAIR, IT SHOULD BELIKE AN AMERICAN FLAG.

AND I KIND OF WANT HER LOOKING

OVER THE RIFLE STUCKIN BETWEEN THE BOOTS

WITH THE HELMET ON THE TOP,WITH THE DOG TAGS.

SMOKE, KIND OF LIKE FIRE, LIKEA BATTLEFIELD-TYPE ENVIRONMENT.

- MM-HMM, I LIKE THAT, MAN.I LIKE THAT.

- LIKE, SMOKE AND EVERYTHING.

- I NEVER LISTENTO SOMEBODY'S IDEA

AND SAY,"THAT'S WHAT I'M GONNA DO."

I LISTEN TO THE IDEAAND SAY,

"WHAT IS ITTHAT THEY REALLY WANT?"

I DON'T WANT YOUTO UNKNOWINGLY SCREW YOURSELF.

I'D LOVE TO TATTOO YOU,BUT I WANT IT TO BE

A VERY CLEAR,PRECISE MESSAGE.

I'M SO THANKFUL

THAT I'M COMINGTO THIS COMPETITION

WITH THE SKILL SETTHAT I HAVE

AND MY ABILITY TO TALK TO PEOPLEAND CONNECT WITH THEM.

- AS FAR AS THE HAIR MAYBETURNING TO MAKE A FLAG,

MAYBE THATI CAN COMPROMISE ON.

- I THINKTHAT MIGHT BE TOO MUCH.

- YEAH, I CAN COMPROMISEON THAT A LITTLE BIT.

- OKAY, SO LET'S DO THAT.- OKAY.

- A LUCHADOR MASK,

IS IT FINE THAT WE HAVELIKE, THE HALF MASK?

- YEAH. NO, I DON'T THINKTHAT'S GONNA WORK.

- I HAVE TO GET DAY OF THE DEADIN HERE SOMEHOW TOO.

MY CANVAS DOESN'T WANT A DAYOF THE DEAD SKULL AT ALL.

HE WANTSARABIAN LUCHADOR MASK.

THIS ISN'T GONNA WINTHIS CHALLENGE.

- I WANT TO WALK OUT OF HEREWITH SOMETHING THAT,

YOU KNOW, I'M GONNA WANTTO SHOW OFF TO EVERYBODY.

- I WANT TO WIN $100,000.

HE DOESN'T GIVE A [bleep]

ABOUT MY STANDINGINSIDE THIS COMPETITION.

- UNLESS YOU'RE SHARING100 GRAND,

I GOTTA MAKE SURETHIS IS SOMETHING I WANT.

[chuckles]

- HE IS NOT FLEXIBLE,AND I DO NOT WANT

TO GO HOME BECAUSE A CANVASDOESN'T AGREE WITH ME.

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