Natural History Museum La X Luke Wessman

The Natural History Museum and Luke Wessman. Who would have thought tattooing would have come this far! This fall, I will be involved in a ground breaking exhibition in the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles that is 5,000 years in the making.  Myself and a hand selected group tattoo artists from around L.A. created Museum-inspired flash (sheets […]

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Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride Los Angeles

I woke up at 6:30am on Sunday morning September 24th 2017 and put my suit on that I had picked out for The Distinguished Gentlemen’s ride the night before.  The meeting place was only a mile down the road from my house at the Movember HQ in Culver City and started at 7am with rumors […]

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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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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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Zenith Watches X Luke Wessman – It’s About Time

Zenith Watches X Luke Wessman – It’s About Time I grew up on hand me downs and thrift store threads, so when I got old enough to work and buy myself things I started paying attention to fashion and my personal style. Quickly I realized that style and fashion are two separate things, and labels […]

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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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LifeRide For Ovarian Cancer LA

LifeRide for Ovarian Cancer in La, on Motorcycles led by Chris Salgardo, President of Kiehl’s USA, rode through the LA area, making stops at five Kiehl’s stores with OCRFA President & CEO Audra Moran to educate customers on the organization’s work. The riders, including actors Gilles Marini, Grant Reynolds, Scott Patterson, and (yours truly) tattoo artist Luke Wessman, will meet Kiehl’s customers, and the public is also […]

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Freemason Comeback

I was interviewed for this Oc Weekly cover story and this is my excerpt… “One of the newcomers is 36-year-old Luke Wessman. He’s best-known as a tattoo artist from reality TV shows Miami Ink and NY Ink, but he’s also a Master Mason who makes the drive down to his home base, Vista Masonic Lodge […]

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Best Barber Shop In California

My dear friends just opened up an amazing new barber shop called The Dover Honing Co.  The Dover is by far one of the nicest barber shop I have ever been in.  It is located in downtown San Diego on 8th and G. Great shop and great barbers.

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Tattoo Culture: The Name Jinx

Like the rest of the tattoo community, for years I thought about the significance of a name tattoo.  When it comes to getting the name of a significant other, the normal consensus was unanimous: jinx. (I even tried it out in my late teen years, hoping the jinx was true.  My side now reads Holly..wood.) […]

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