REVscene - Vancouver Automotive Forum


Welcome to the REVscene Automotive Forum forums.

Registration is Free!You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today! The banners on the left side and below do not show for registered users!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.


Go Back   REVscene Automotive Forum > Vancouver LifeStyles (VLS) > #RevsceneVLS General Chat

#RevsceneVLS General Chat SOCIAL LIFESTYLES ADSPACE AVAILABLE. CONTACT INFO@BLITZGEAR.COM
2016 VLS Community Head Moderator: SaucyWoman
2016 Social Media Liason: Blitzgear

@Revscene #RevsceneVLS. Vancouver LifeStyles Discussions: Car-free, political and current events, random thoughts, or topics that don't fit in the other forums. Remember to check out feature articles on the Main Website

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 04-19-2016, 06:59 PM   #3101
I Will not Admit my Addiction to RS
 
alwayslive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: richmond
Posts: 505
Thanked 202 Times in 116 Posts
To me, how much you pay for a tattoo doesn't really matter because at the end of the day money is money. I'd rather dish out 10g's for a really nice piece rather than get a so so piece for $100.

For an apprentice, I think the piece is not bad. Line work is pretty good, but IMO it feels a bit like a not as good imitation of hori's work. Of course he is his apprentice so it's going to turn out like that, but I'd much rather go for the real thing. I've seen some of his other work, he seems pretty good. Definitely want to see how he does when he starts using his own style
Advertisement
alwayslive is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 04-20-2016, 12:01 AM   #3102
Diagonally parked in a parallel universe
 
guurl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,499
Thanked 521 Times in 288 Posts
That's how I thought when I got my first tattoo. "Go big or go home" heh. end up getting my whole back done LOL a small piece just doesnt look complete to me.

But I like the coloring on that koi. it's really bold... and the little flower lol it's decent. Could've been worse..
I've seen work from another amateur tattoo artist who was just starting and oh my god lol i'd cry if i had his work on my skin

Last edited by guurl; 04-20-2016 at 12:10 AM.
guurl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2016, 10:52 AM   #3103
I *Fwap* *Fwap* *Fwap* to RS
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: BC
Posts: 1,532
Thanked 52 Times in 35 Posts
Yeah that's why ivr been hesitant it's not that I really care about it being free I guess it's more I wanted a new one that I saw an opportunity. I've always told myself money shouldn't come in the way of great art. I probably won't end up doing it because he wasn't down to do what I wanted anyways so don't want to switch what o originally have planned just to help him. I appreciate the feed back as always. Still trying to think about what I should put on the outside of my arm to go with my hanya
Alpine50 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2016, 12:59 PM   #3104
Diagonally parked in a parallel universe
 
guurl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 1,499
Thanked 521 Times in 288 Posts
^ should do it when he progresses though if it doesnt matter for you LOL i feel like he would end up being a good artist.
guurl is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2016, 05:36 PM   #3105
I Will not Admit my Addiction to RS
 
alwayslive's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: richmond
Posts: 505
Thanked 202 Times in 116 Posts
Yeah I agree I definitely think he's going to be good just need to give him a bit of time. Look at Jeff tams apprentice Carson, his work is pretty good now and when he first started out I think the level of his work was around the same as this guy.
alwayslive is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2016, 06:33 PM   #3106
Where's my RS Christmas Lobster?!
 
truong's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Richmond
Posts: 802
Thanked 997 Times in 121 Posts






truong is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-20-2016, 07:56 PM   #3107
I only answer to my username, my real name is Irrelevant!
 
Hondaracer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Off-Topic
Posts: 27,258
Thanked 6,922 Times in 2,414 Posts
The foo dog is some of your best work I've seen, excellent
__________________
Canucks - ftw!
Hondaracer is online now   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 04-20-2016, 09:35 PM   #3108
My homepage has been set to RS
 
The_Situation's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 2,122
Thanked 1,574 Times in 520 Posts
yeah give it some time alpine. truong is a prime example of how much you can progress with hard work.
__________________
"I grip the bar with no gloves because it gives me the feeling of gripping a nice hard cock"
The_Situation is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 04-21-2016, 09:58 PM   #3109
I contribute to threads in the offtopic forum
 
Mr.Money's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Vancouver DT
Posts: 2,670
Thanked 2,135 Times in 578 Posts
Wow that leg one is done clean,let us know when you get it colored filled in?...if...so much detail.
__________________
Fly Your Own Flag.

Last edited by Mr.Money; 04-21-2016 at 10:05 PM.
Mr.Money is online now   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 05-04-2016, 01:44 PM   #3110
NOOB, Not Quite a Regular!
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Posts: 36
Thanked 21 Times in 8 Posts
Awesome thread! I have a back piece about 20-25 hours so far. Needs about 5 hours left! Only issue is my artist is in California and I don't know if I can arrange dates for this year to complete it.

The incompleteness is killing me I think I will try to arrange something for end of year or beginning of next year.

Keep up the good content here!
Porsche957 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-04-2016, 09:23 PM   #3111
dlo
Los Bastardo owned my ass at least once
 
dlo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: vancouver
Posts: 6,018
Thanked 7,895 Times in 1,417 Posts
lets see photos!
__________________
Quote:
[08-12, 00:25] Iceman-19 the owner was someone i knew. trusted him. that blew up in my face like i was a 19 year old jap girl at a bukkake party.
dlo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2016, 03:26 AM   #3112
RS has made me the bitter person i am today!
 
threezero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 4,613
Thanked 893 Times in 393 Posts
If anybody is on the fence about getting work done from Truong. I give him nothing but props. He did a piece on my leg, I have had work from my different artist and Truong does great work and is gentle with his rotary machine. He is on his way to being one of the best in the west coast don't miss out!
__________________
14 Scion FRS DD
91 Honda Civic EF9 PROJECT
threezero is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 05-05-2016, 07:53 AM   #3113
RS has made me the bitter person i am today!
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Richmond
Posts: 4,547
Thanked 6,971 Times in 1,839 Posts
I'm not on the fence at all. I was drooling over his work before I realized it WAS his work. if there's a list, put me down lol
__________________
http://i.imgur.com/4PRtABe.gif
320icar is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 05-05-2016, 11:36 AM   #3114
NOOB, Not Quite a Regular!
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Posts: 36
Thanked 21 Times in 8 Posts
Attachment 27118
Quote:
Originally Posted by dlo View Post
lets see photos!
here you go
Attached Images
File Type: jpg IMG_1225.jpg (156.9 KB, 0 views)

Last edited by Porsche957; 05-05-2016 at 08:55 PM.
Porsche957 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2016, 11:40 AM   #3115
RS.net, where our google ads make absolutely no sense!
 
zilley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: earth
Posts: 963
Thanked 1,024 Times in 299 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Porsche957 View Post
here you go
dont see nothing.
zilley is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 05-05-2016, 11:42 AM   #3116
NOOB, Not Quite a Regular!
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Posts: 36
Thanked 21 Times in 8 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by zilley View Post
dont see nothing.
uploaded a better quality pic!

Last edited by Porsche957; 05-05-2016 at 08:58 PM.
Porsche957 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2016, 10:23 PM   #3117
Where's my RS Christmas Lobster?!
 
truong's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Richmond
Posts: 802
Thanked 997 Times in 121 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by Porsche957 View Post
Attachment 27118

here you go
You should contact Khiong to finish the work. His style is very unique to him. Hard pressed to find someone locally to fill those shoes.

🍻 Cheers
truong is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-08-2016, 10:37 PM   #3118
My homepage has been set to RS
 
BeeBeeAhn's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Valyria
Posts: 2,210
Thanked 438 Times in 109 Posts


Annnnnd done! Started this in August and it's finally done.

Also, it was a piss poor idea to go mountain biking the day after I got this done. Every bump sent a jolt of pain through my arm. I am not a smart woman.
__________________
Instagram
BeeBeeAhn is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-09-2016, 12:20 PM   #3119
NOOB, Not Quite a Regular!
 
Join Date: Apr 2016
Posts: 36
Thanked 21 Times in 8 Posts
Quote:
Originally Posted by truong View Post
You should contact Khiong to finish the work. His style is very unique to him. Hard pressed to find someone locally to fill those shoes.

�� Cheers
yep, khuong is available anytime to finish this piece, more so I need to find time in my schedule! 5 flights, 5 sessions already.

I would never consider anyone other than Khuong to finish this piece!

Cheers,

J
Porsche957 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-05-2016, 06:24 PM   #3120
I *Fwap* *Fwap* *Fwap* to RS
 
jmanhas's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Vancouver
Posts: 1,501
Thanked 1,834 Times in 313 Posts
Just got my chest done by truong

jmanhas is offline   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 06-06-2016, 09:03 AM   #3121
Willing to sell body for a few minutes on RS
 
quasi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2001
Location: Cloverdale
Posts: 10,049
Thanked 2,092 Times in 755 Posts
Any recommendation for some local artists that specialize in Portraits?
__________________



“The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place... and I donīt care how tough you are, it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently, if you let it. You, me or nobody, is gonna hit as hard as life. But ain't about how hard you hit... It's about how hard you can get hit, and keep moving forward... how much you can take, and keep moving forward. Thatīs how winning is done. Now, if you know what you worth, go out and get what you worth.” - Rocky Balboa
quasi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2016, 01:39 PM   #3122
I only answer to my username, my real name is Irrelevant!
 
Hondaracer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Off-Topic
Posts: 27,258
Thanked 6,922 Times in 2,414 Posts
Steve weibe, that's about it IMO

And you're looking at 350 an hour, if not 400 I believe
__________________
Canucks - ftw!
Hondaracer is online now   Reply With Quote
This post thanked by:
Old 06-06-2016, 08:00 PM   #3123
Orgasm Donor & Alatar owned my ass twice!
 
westopher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: vancouver
Posts: 6,778
Thanked 17,243 Times in 3,737 Posts
Holy fuck he's good. Not taking appointments though.
Craig Moston at Gaston tattoo looks pretty good. Not a ton of photos to go off of from what I've seen, but some great work.
__________________
98 technoviolet M3/2/5
Quote:
Originally Posted by boostfever View Post
Westopher is correct.
Quote:
Originally Posted by fsy82 View Post
seems like you got a dick up your ass well..get that checked
westopher is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2016, 08:35 PM   #3124
I only answer to my username, my real name is Irrelevant!
 
Hondaracer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Off-Topic
Posts: 27,258
Thanked 6,922 Times in 2,414 Posts
Guy I work with for in with Steve, basically emailed him an idea and he liked it so he took him on.

Understandable I guess when you're at that level to pick and choose your peices
__________________
Canucks - ftw!
Hondaracer is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-06-2016, 09:32 PM   #3125
Willing to sell body for a few minutes on RS
 
underscore's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Kel-pwn-a
Posts: 11,473
Thanked 4,544 Times in 1,987 Posts
If I can find the time, I really want to get a tattoo done on the side of my ribs (halfway up, about the size of a hand, possibly almost fully shaded in). I have a pretty high pain tolerance, but how terrible of an idea is that for a first tattoo?
__________________
1992 Toyota Celica GT-S TSD project // 1991 Toyota Celica GTFour RC "Rebel Scum" // 2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee CRD daily driven offroader

Quote:
Originally Posted by maksimizer View Post
half those dudes are hotter than ,my GF.
Quote:
Originally Posted by RevYouUp View Post
reading this thread is like waiting for goku to charge up a spirit bomb in dragon ball z
Quote:
Originally Posted by Good_KarMa View Post
OH thank god. I thought u had sex with my wife. :cry:
underscore is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:14 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.
Revscene.net cannot be held accountable for the actions of its members nor does the opinions of the members represent that of Revscene.net