Luke Wessman at the Apollo Theater NY

Yep, you heard me right I’ll be preforming at the world famous Apollo theater in Harlem.  Now I’m using the term “perform” a bit loosely, I will be tattooing alongside a handful or the worlds best tattooers (Chris Garver, Mike Rubendall,Virginia Elwood and a few more) we will be tattooing those affected by the events […]

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Tattoos And Stories For Life

Tattoos and stories are what you get when I tattoo you. Here are some recent tattoos I made at Elm Street in Dallas and at my private studio The Summertown Inn. I’ve been tattooing almost 20 years and I love the conversations I get to have with my clients. Tattooing has always be about more […]

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Tattoo Artist/Speaker x Luke Wessman

Tattoo Artist / Speaker – Luke Wessman. This year I had the honor of returning to Lynbrook High School in Long Island, New York to speak to a class room full of seniors on Branding as an artist, more specifically “websites”.  The deeper I get into my career the more I realize the power of […]

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Museum Tattooing / Luke Wessman X Basquiat

I recently tattooed an injured soldier in front of a Basquiat Painting in The Israel museum and another in front of a deadly terror attack location in Tel Aviv where a young man opened up fire on a crowded restaurant killing two innocent people.  When I was approached by the Artists 4 Israel to make […]

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“Healing Ink” Luke Wessman X Artist4Israel

This up coming week I partner with Artist4 Israel in Israel for “Healing Ink” I will be tattooing at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem on Thursday October 20th to help Israeli victims of war and terrorism reclaim their bodies, cover their scars and heal physically and emotionally. I cannot call my self an humanitarian without contributing to humanity, […]

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Luke New York Trip Fall 2016

Every time I go work in New York now, I leave feeling inspired and satisfied.  I had an amazing hotel room at a new hotel called 11 Howard. Clean modern rooms and perfect hospitality.  I get to work along side tattooers I respect as people and artist at one of the best tattoo shops in the […]

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Tattoo Artist and Wine Company|Video

“Tattoo artist Luke Wessman and Wine ! travels the world to do what he loves — and now, his art graces the bottle of our latest wine, aptly named Full Sleeve. We sat down with Luke and quizzed him on everything from his personal style to his approach to the Full Sleeve label to the things he values […]

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Recent Tattoos By Luke Wessman

Some recent tattoos made at The Summertown Inn (private studio), Invisible Nyc in New York City, and at True Tattoo in Hollywood California.

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Branding As An Artist By Luke Wessman

“Branding as an artist” was the title of my lecture to the Lynbrook High School senior class of art students. The kids were graduating this year and I felt the need to really deliver some useful and helpful information that they could take out into the world. It was such an amazing opportunity to speak to a […]

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Praying Hands With A Rose Tattoo

A set of praying hands with a rose I made on my nephew Jake.  This was his first tattoo and was a very big deal for him and I. Praying hands are a timeless classic and I like that that was his first choice. The story of the Praying Hands 

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