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Nikko Color Portrait Workshop Wrapup

We just wrapped up a great color portrait workshop at Black Anchor this past weekend. A heartfelt thank you to Danny, Misty, Harold, Lambert, Carlos, Shaun, Jarrod, Gabriel, and Mark for attending this great workshop. Each time we have these intimate learning seminars at Black Anchor we always strive to make the experience unique and educational. We want to thank our sponsors Bishop Tattoo Supply, Stencil Anchored, Trekell Art Supplies, Critical Tattoo, A Pound of Flesh, and Fusion Ink for providing us with the best products in the industry.

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Carlos Torres and Nikko Hurtado Tattoo Giveaway at Golden State Tattoo Expo

As you may have heard - Nikko Hurtado and Carlos Torres will be hosting the first annual Golden State Tattoo Convention this January in Pasadena, California. We are too excited to have this convention in our hometown that we are gearing up for a huge giveaway at the convention - Nikko and Carlos will be giving one lucky winner a Free Collaborative Tattoo at the convention! This giveaway includes:  2 Weekend passes to the Golden State Convention in Pasadena, California  FREE Collaboration Tattoo by Nikko Hurtado and Carlos Torres on Saturday at the conventionHow to Win:Giveaway starts Monday, December 14th and will last till Friday, January 8thFor every “ Nikko x Carlos Mini Print Set" you purchase at you will get one entry into the sweepstakes. Buy...

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Michael Hussar and Nikko Hurtado Present a Painting and Tattooing Color Realism Workshop in November

Artists Michael Hussar and Nikko Hurtado invite you to take part in a very special 2-day once-in-a-lifetime painting and color portrait workshop taking place at Nikko's tattoo studio, Black Anchor Collective, in Hesperia, California on November 2nd and 3rd. Only 10 spots will be available for purchase as this event is designed to be an intimate setting and limited engagement.  Over two days Michael and Nikko will work with students not only in the group, but also one-on-one to teach them the tricks and techniques used to create signature color portraits in painting and tattooing. Michael Hussar will host the first day of the workshop to work on painting techniques. Everything will be covered in this course including: Searching for reference, Creating your own references,...

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