Episode 3

Brian Brown - Dark Tattoo Artist and Painter -

Full interview with dark artist Brian Brown from Red Karpet Tattoo in Dalton MA.

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Topics covered include:

Growing up the last of 14 , and collecting skulls at age 10.

Graffitti - and how tagging walls drove Brian to large scale tattooing.

Creating a deliberate atmosphere for a tattoo studio experience.

Artistic influences including Victor Portugal, Beksiński, and David Jorquera.

Migrating west and returning home.

Switching from coil tattoo machines to rotary tattoo machines.

Focusing on large scale tattooing

The effect of travel and painting on tattooing.

Transcript

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About the Podcast

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Marc Lescarbeau

Marc Lescarbeau has been tattooing since 1992. He is the founder and owner of Needlejig Tattoo Supply, Inc. And creator of the "Round Magnum Theory," and the first producer of round or curved magnum tattoo needles.