48 Tattoo Lettering & Banners: Classic and Modern Script Designs Britt Johansson. This book of script and banner lettering in a wide range of styles is the tattoo artist’s ideal cheat sheet. Beginning with traditional handwriting, it moves into more complex script styles. Customers can choose from the samples to write a loved one’s name and bring this book to the shop. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 154 color images and drawings • 128pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-5215-7 soft cover • $24.99 Tattoos from Paradise: Traditional Poly- nesian Patterns. Mark Blackburn. Traditional tattoo designs from the exotic Polynesian cultures of Easter Island, Hawaii, the Marquesas, New Zealand, Samoa, Tahiti and Tonga. Actual 19th century photographs as well as early explo- ration art, paintings, drawings, engravings, and artifacts. Size:9"x12"•250photos• Index•208pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-0941-0 • hard cover • $69.99 Pushing Ink: The Fine Art of Tattoo- ing. Spider Webb. A classic reborn, here is a book that opened new territory in 1979, revealing the bodies of those who patronized underground artists. This is a celebration of tattoo art, the artists, and the bold canvases. It is the story of the fight to legalize and legitimize an art. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 200+ photos • 192 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1539-0 • soft cover • $19.95 Tattooed Women. Spider Webb. This book exposes a culture that, even in 1982 when it was first released, was totally shocking. Now it returns as a tribute to the pioneers, the visionaries who saw their bodies as works of art, and were brave enough to share them with the rest of us. Size: 6" x 9" • 127 photos • 144 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1540-4 • soft cover • $19.95 Heavily Tattooed Men & Women. Spider Webb. Images of over a hundred heavily tattooed people from the early decades of the 20th century show proud carnival and circus performers, sailors, entertainers, and maybe the girl next door! An opportunity for today’s tattoo enthusiasts to see how the earlier generations did it. Size: 7" x 10" • 100 b/w photos • 112 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1605-2 • soft cover • $14.95 The Big Book of Tattoo. Spider Webb. Historic tattoo photography from the invention of the camera through the 1970s. Includes tribal, mili- tary, religious, and every other imaginable tattoo design. Shown are circus performers, Navy boys, and daring young women who defied convention. Size: 6" x 9" • 512 b/w photos • 512 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1560-9 • soft cover • $24.95 The Great Book of Tattoo. Spider Webb. Vintage photographs display hundreds of people decorated with thousands of tattoos, from the 1800s through the 1980s and includes images of love, military, religious, and tribal markings. Sailor boys, circus performers, and lovely daring women. Size: 6" x 9" • 510 b/w photos • 512 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1604-4 • soft cover • $24.95 Bushido: Legacies of the Japanese Tattoo. Takahiro Kitamura & Katie M. Kitamura. Delve into the elusive world of traditional Japanese tattooing. The Samurai spirit, Bushido, is an integral component of Japanese tattooing, traced through the imagery and interpersonal dynamics of this veiled subculture. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 220 color & 32 b/w photos Index • 160 pp. • ISBN: 0-7643-1201-4 soft cover • $29.99 Tattoo Road Trip: Best of the Southwest: Arizona &NewMexico. BobBaxter&Mary Gardner. Showcasing tattoo shops featuring body art communities in New Mexico and Arizona, this book features 600+ photos of tattoo artistry. 30 hand-picked shops and work of 100+ artists are included. Motifs captured include natural scenes, nautical, portraits, religious art, and more. Size: 12" x 12" • 612 color photos • 304 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4667-5 • hard cover $80.00 Tattoo Road Trip: The Best of Ore- gon. Bob Baxter & Mary Gardner. Authors carefully vetted and selected 44 of the best tattoo shops in their home state of Oregon in order to expand their already vast online directory. The result is the 5 th installment in the Tattoo Road Trip series, a regional tattoo compendium and day-by-day account of the couple’s adventures on the road. Size: 12" x 12" • 908 color photos & 29 drawings • 320 pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-4452-7 • hard cover • $80.00 Tattoo Road Trip: Two Weeks in Samoa. Bob Baxter & Bernard Clark. Travel to the birth- place of Polynesian tattooing, where hand- tapped tribal tattoos are still a normal ritual. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 283 color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1737-7 • hard cover • $39.95 Tattoo Road Trip: California Cover Girls. Bob Baxter. An amazing collection of over 60 gorgeous cover girl finalists from the first-ever California Cover Girl Contest. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 180 color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1937-X • soft cover • $29.95 Tattoo Road Trip: Southern California. Bob Baxter. Join Skin & Ink Editor Bob Baxter as he drives from shop to shop visiting the state’s brightest stars and living legends. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 565 color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1839-X • soft cover • $29.95 TattooRoadTrip:ThePacificNorthwest. Bob Baxter. Meet tattoo artists from the Oregon-Cal- ifornia line, northward through Washington State and over the border to Vancouver, B.C. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 423 color photos • 224 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1522-6 • hard cover • $39.95 Filipino Tattoos: Ancient to Modern. Lane Wilcken. Tattooing is a spiritually respected art form in many cultures. The text presents Filipino practices connected with ancestral and spiritual aspects of tattoo markings, and how they relate to the process and tools used to make the marks. Through the fascinating text and 200+ images, including color photos and design drawings, deep meanings of these markings becomes apparent. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 93 color & 113 b/w images Index • 176 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-3602-7 hard cover • $39.99 Tattoos of Indochina: Magic, Devotion, & Protection. Michael McCabe. Displays the designs, sacred images, and scripts that are the tattoo art of Indochina. Interviews with individuals using rituals and symbols reveal the creative process expressed. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 330+ color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1679-6 • soft cover • $29.95 Russian Prison Tattoos: Codes of Authority, Domination, and Struggle. Alix Lambert. For centuries, Russian prison inmates forcibly initi- ated newcomers with tattoos that established rank among the other inmates and maintained a clandestine hierarchy. Color photographs expose the different tattoos and their meanings. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 192 photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1764-4 • soft cover • $29.99 Marked for Life: A Gallery of Tattoo Art. Steve Bonge. Captures the best of modern tattoo art worldwide. Enhanced with comments from prominent tattoo artists. Size: 8 1/2" x 11" • 220 color photos • 160 pp. ISBN: 0-7643-1436-X • soft cover • $29.95 Musical Ink. Jon Blacker. Musical Ink is a portrait project from Toronto-based photographer Jon Blacker that spotlights 62 musicians and their tattoos. This vol- ume of imagery not only has something for every musical taste—featured artists range in genre from heavy metal to hip hopandopera—thetattoostyles include elaboratesleeves,creativeonepoints,and traditional Japanese themes. Size: 12" x 12" • 129 b/w photos • 144 pp. • ISBN: 978-0-7643-4443-5•hardcover•$50.00 HISTORIC BODY ART & TATTOO Classic Tattoo Stencils 2: More Designs in Acetate Cliff White. The unearthing of authentic celluloid acetate stencils, a project undertaken by Long Island tattooshopownerandmemorabilia collector CliffWhite,continues.Thousands of artifacts emerge from“deeper inside the trunk” and expose a sprawling col- lection from the late ‘50s and early ‘60s. Size: 12" x 9" • 4000 designs • 448pp. ISBN: 978-0-7643-5184-6 • hard cover • $99.99 • Schiffer LTD Classic Tattoo Stencils: Designs in Acetate. CliffWhite.This isastaggering volume of thousands of examples of the celluloid acetate stencil, an essen- tial tool in the history of tattooing. A worthy companion to Flash from the Bowery: Classic American Tattoos, 1900-1950 , this volume continues to ignite the curiosity of American history and tattoo buffs. Size: 12" x 9" • 2,000+ designs • 440 pp ISBN: 978-0-7643-4999-7 • hard cover • $99.99 • Schiffer LTD CONTEMPORARY BODY ART & TATTOO • HISTORIC BODY ART & TATTOO