Black Line Studio is now featuring artwork by Jimmy Chiale

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Born in Paris, France 1987, Jimmy was enchanted at a young age with the idea of living like Picasso; in his studio surrounded by paintings and people who would engage in conversation over his work.   He immersed into drawing at a very young age.  Starting with simple Disney and comic book characters.  He knew fell in love with drawing and …

Current work by Glen Hartless

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If you are interested in getting a tattoo by Glen Hartless, Come by the studio at 577 King St W or call the studio at 416 850 8227.

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Los Angeles, California. William Rast, the ‘New America’ denim culture brand, was conceptualized and founded by business partners Justin Timberlake and Trace Ayala in 2005. Originally comprised of only denim, the brand has expanded into a complete lifestyle collection. Grounded in the iconography of American denim heritage and biker culture, yet re-packaged and presented in a contemporary context, William Rast …

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Pyrex glass is yet another piece of piercing material which is been medically acclaimed for body piercing. They are 100% lead free so are considered to be a very safe piece of body jewelry. Pyrex glass can be used in enlarging the pierced holes. It is very different type of body jewelry. If you want to look different from people …

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ROCK BANDS are unique wrist accessories that personify individuality. Simply, it is a “rock” on a “band,” but deeper then that the stones have healing properties; it’s a little science, a little folklore and a little spirituality. Each one-of-a-kind piece is handmade using the finest-quality aged leather and fixtures. The stones are hand carved and polished and suited for personal …

$50 Movember Tattoos

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During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces, in Canada and around the world. With their “Mo’s”, these men raise vital funds and awareness for men’s health, specifically prostate cancer. The funds raised in Canada support the number one male cancer, prostate cancer. We are offering $50 moustache/fingerstache tattoos in support …

Scoot Airbrushes Skulls

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Scoot airbrushes Shane West and his friends for halloween events.   Shane West was born in 1978 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He began to pursue an acting career at the age of fifteen, gaining bit parts on various television shows, but it was not until 1999 when West appeared in ABC’s “Once and Again” (1999) that he got his major …

Tattoo Story – Ryan’s Heart

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Ryan was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, a condition that occurs when the left side of the heart doesn’t fully develop. Essentially, our son was born without the left side of his heart, and had no way to pump oxygen-rich blood out to his body. The heart can be modified through a series of three surgeries to allow the …

White Ink Tattoos

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In a field that is constantly looking for something new and unique, white ink tattoos are becoming increasingly popular.  Do you need a tattoo that is not easily noticed, a tattoo that is just for you, or do you just want to be different?  If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, you might want a white ink tattoo. …

“Skull Boy”

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When Rick Genest aka “Zombie Boy” or “Skull Boy” first appeared on BMEzine in 2006, many applauded his daring and strong tattoo work but naturally worried “How will Rico get a job?” Well, no need to fret. Today, Rico is making more money than most of us, particularly as muse for Nicola Formichetti, Lady Gaga’s stylist and BFF, and as …