Luke Wessman With Friend Padma Lakshmi

“Education begins the gentleman, but reading, good company and reflection must finish him.”  A post about “Good company” on the @lostartofthegentleman  Instagram page.  A page you should be following on Instagram if you don’t already.  #lostartoftheg #blossomball

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Eat Ink Book Release

I am very pleased to be a small part of this Eat Ink book.  Here I am tattooing my friend and renewed chef Rick Tramonto. video   I have always thought there is a strong connection between tattooing and cooking.  A chef much like a tattooer is an artist and in most cases passionate about their product.

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Go Pro With Tim and Brian

When I was in California this last trip, I made a point to get out in the water no matter how shitty the waves were,  and they were shitty.  Despite the surf being flat Tim, Brian, and myself had back to back to back sunset surf sessions, and just had the best time.  Surfing just […]

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Sheldon Souray The First Client In My Private CA Studio

Although my new exclusive shop is not officially open yet, I did end up finishing off my dear friend Sheldon’s sleeve on Saturday.  The private studio doesn’t have a name yet and the location will never be made public.  You will have to be a friend, or a friend of a friend to be able […]

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Moving Mountains With Kings – Runyon

I’m so lucky to have such a wide range of innovators, trailblazers, and forward thinking gentleman as friends.  Thank you to my friends for your friendship.

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USA Hockey -Violent Gentleman Art Show

A painting I made for my people at Violent Gentleman, They held a Olympic Hockey themed art show during the olympics this year. Great art show, great company.  

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Luke Wessman Tattoo Sleeve -Pointillism

I had the pleasure of tattooing my friend Jamie from Scotland today, I was a long session, 6 hours to be exact, but since he came from “across the pond” I don’t mind going the distance. Great client, now friend. We finished his other arm last year and are just about finished with this one. […]

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Stalley – Tattoo Stories Ep 16 MMG

My friend Stalley talks tattoo, life, and how we became friends on this great edition of Sanctioned TV / Tattoo Stories produced by Estevan Oriol and Mr Cartoon.  Proud to be a of what all of these guys are doing.  Big up Stalley a true gent.

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Luke Wessman and Travis Barker’s Famous Stars And Straps

Over the years I have refrained from doing art work for people and companies just for money alone.  I always want to get behind people and brands I actually believe in or like.  I’m down for the homie Travis Barker and back his company Famous on the strength of his character.  I’m honored to put […]

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Tattoo Stories Sanctioned TV Shot By Estevan Oriol

I had the honor to be a part of the Tattoo Stories series put on by Estevan Oriol and Mister Cartoon for SanctionTV   Coming from southern California and to be a part of this and get some love from the people I grew up respecting, really warms my heart.  Thank you to my friend Stalley […]

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