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A certain tattoo artist

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by KASTsystem, Apr 22, 2002.

  1. KASTsystem

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    A certain tattoo artist

    Discussion started by KASTsystem - Apr 22, 2002

    I'm looking for a specific tattoo artist.

    Nalla Smith.
    He used to work at East Side Ink in NYC, but the store closed down. I like his work and he did my friend's tattoo...I want to get him to do mine. The problem is that I can't find any information on what studio he's working at now. Does anyone know? He may be in San Fran which kinda sucks since I'm not going there just for a tattoo.
     
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  2. dai

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    dai - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    i know its off subject, but anyone know a good tribal/knotwork artist in VA?
     
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  3. shameless self promotion

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    shameless self promotion - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    I know this is off the subject...

    but im looking for a tattoo artist from japan with the last name of wu. If anyone knows this guy, please contact me.:D
     
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  4. KASTsystem

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    KASTsystem - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    you're funny, but...

    I gave the name of the guy's parlor.
    It was located in the East Village and I know a lot of people on this site are familiar with the neighborhood and might know the shop.

    There's a paragraph on him in this article: http://www.tagmag.com/features/inkit.html but there is no contact info.

    Good luck finding Wu...I'm sure know one knows who he is (I know it was a joke), while there is a decent chance someone on this site knows of Nalla.
     
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    shameless self promotion - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    haha..

    Thanks man..you know im just playing...

    I really dont know how to help ya on this one, maybe try people finder or something on the web?

    Im sure you have already tried that or something..

    oh well, good luck.
     
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  6. Dr. Dazzle

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    Dr. Dazzle - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    Actually, wu is a chinese name. It would have been more appropriate to ask for a Yomikatsu Mikoharichi.

    God I'm such a loser.......
     
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  7. Pilau Hands

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    Pilau Hands - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    Kast, i was about to paste that section of the article, but you've been there done that. I don't know where dude is, but your best bet would probably be to go down to where the shop used to be and ask around in other tattoo places. In the East Village, there's probably a good chance most of the tattoo places fraternize with each other. I'm looking to get a tattoo done, but chances are anyone can do my design with minium effort. Good luck.
     
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    platapie - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    thats a pretty tall order to ask for.
     
  9. High Priest

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    High Priest - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    just wanted to drop a name : ZULU. If your in LA and you want an artist who puts a ton of thought and effort into his flash work and designs id highly suggest you talk with him, he's done numerous works on friends of myne and they'e all been pleased and received various compliments on his work.
     
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  10. HESHIANDET

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    HESHIANDET - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    are you sure eastside closed? i know they moved, they're still in manhatten. i was there last summer. nala is pretty famous, he should't be hard to track down.
     
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    platapie - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    im not a big fan of the flash tyoe stuff. there is nice flash. but i dont liek the idea that there is maybe 20 other peopel wiht your exact tat. thats why i got a big tribal band aroudn my arm.
     
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    T.T Boy - Replied Apr 22, 2002

    yomikatsu!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! tell me you knwo where he is
     
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