In the third episode of Tattoo Stories we sit with Jack Rudy, an originator of the Black and Gray technique, synonymous with classic Los Angeles style.
Tattoo Nation documentarian Eric Schwartz isn’t inked himself but when he started photographing tattoo conventions, he stumbled across an untold, half-century history of color and style inextricably linked to California.
Tattoo artist Corey Miller was in town the other week and stopped by the Complex offices to give us his 25 favorites tattoo artists.
Imaginative, Eccentric, Genuine, Unique, Distinctive, MasterBeing a figurehead in the world of old-school tattooing, Jack Rudy has seen his way around many a needle. With his extraordinary use of black and gray ink work, Jack’s work has spanned through four decades.