Scoop: Coming Up On INK MASTER - Today, October 16, 2018
On the seventh episode of "Ink Master," the competition continued to heat up.Following a grudge match tattoo challenge, team members were then tested on their technical application. In the end, the judges felt that Austin Rose (Artist, Robot Piercing and Tattoo in Portland, OR) did not have what it takes to be the next "Ink Master."
After the sixth week of competition the remaining artists-and their Instagram handles-are: Team Christian (@christianbuckingham) - Traveling Artist, currently in Richmond, VA · Teej Poole (@teejpoole) - Owner, private studio in Mebane, NC · Tim Stafford (@timstaffordtattoos) - Artist, Pigment Tattoo and Lazer Removal in Austin, TX · Amanda Boone (@boonetattoos) - Travelling tattooer and artist, Branded Tattoo Company in Nashville, TN · Chris Shockley (@chrisshockleytattooer) - Artist, EMPIRE Tattoo in Clementon, NJ · Jess Cavazos (@jesscavazos_tattoos) - Owner, Tattoo FX in Corpus Christie, TX · Angel Rose (@theangelrose) - Owner, private studio in Los Angeles, CA Team Cleen Rock One (@cleenrockone) - Owner/Artist - Golden Skull Tattoo in Las Vegas, NV · Tiffer Wright (@tifferwright) - Owner, Folklore Trading Co. in Dallas, TX · Tony Medellin (@tony_medellintattoo) - Artist, Lasting Dose Tattoo in Reno, NV · Turk (@lefthandblack) - Owner, Left Hand Black in San Diego, CA · Kyle Mackenzie (@kmacktattoos) - Artist, Visible Ink Tattoo in Malden, MA · Jimmy "Snaz" (@Jimmy_snaz) - Artist, Boston Tattoo Company in Boston, MA Coming up on the next episode of INK MASTER on Tuesday, October 16 at 10pm ET/PT - Tue, 10/16/18 1108 Chalk This Way TV-14 L The Artists must scour the depths of their imagination to create mind-bending masterpieces with sidewalk chalk. Paramount Network gets under viewers' skin with "Ink Master," the network's hit tattoo competition reality series. Some of the nation's top tattoo artists battle it out in permanent ink for a $100,000 cash prize, an editorial feature in Inked and the title of 'Ink Master.' "Ink Master" contestants compete in various tattoo challenges that not only test the artists' technical skills, but also their on-the-spot creativity, where they must create and execute an original tattoo on command. Challenges focus on different tattooing techniques, such as shading, line and proportion, and styles including photorealism, Tribal, American traditional, and pin-up. The series is produced by Truly Original.