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Rest in Power Sid

July 18th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Clothing | Friends | Photos - (Comments Off)

 

I will morn my homies till I join my homies.  Sid was one of my best friends, I met him a bit later in life. He was Dave Gibson’s only official apprentice at the original Lucky’s Tattoo Parlor in the late 90’s.  Him and I we’re coming up together in tattooing and planned on working together for the rest of our lives.  Sid was a hard charger in life. everything he did he did to the max, and he never backed down.  His imposing size and style belied his huge heart and warm temperament. Everyone liked him, and, from the first lines he laid down, he was know for strong and consistent work.  That, and his caring ways and exuberant sense of humor made him an invaluable addition to the shop and our lives. Sid was buried in Rosarita Beach, Baja, California.  He is survived by his parents, step-parents, brother and sisters and scores of friends.  Rest in peace my friend, Nos Vemos.

I was with Sid the night before he died, him and I got into a street fight with 5 marines in downtown San Diego after we watched one of them hit a girl. We left the fight on our feet with swollen knuckles and a even tighter friendship. I will forever miss him and his presence in my life. Its been over 10 years now.      

Another dear friend “Cookie” pictured in the red shirt with Sid died a couple years later, a untimely death also, and a very dear friend whom also worked at the original Lucky’s Tattoo Parlor with us.  I used to go to my indoor swap meet in Oceanside and make these RIP shirts with iron on old english letters, now I put them on my Lucky’s shop shirts.  Another way for their memory to live on.   The message here is hold on to your loved ones and let them know you love them, you never know when they could go.  Fuck pride, bullshit and ego, love your people.

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The Virgin Mary

July 18th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Clothing | Photos - (Comments Off)

This picture was taken behind Pokez Mexican Restaurant down the street from my shop in downtown San Diego, California circa 2009.  Little Chloe Dee, my old dog was chilling with me that day.  I have always liked this photo, overalls and a my very small dog. FTWxDOP.

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New York, California, Love

July 13th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Celebrities | Friends | Photos | Tattoo - (Comments Off)

We got mad love for both coast. I did this California/New York tattoo on my big brother Toby Morse. From East to West FTTW.

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Step Your Game Up

July 11th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Clothing | Photos | Women - (Comments Off)

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Amanda Lopez Photography For Heart Boutique

July 6th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Clothing | Photos | Women - (Comments Off)

I  have been a fan of Amanda Lopez‘s Photography for some time, I check out her blog from time to see what she has been up to. Here is a picture from a recent “lookbook” photo shoot Amanda did for her sister’s Heart Clothing Boutique store in Sacramento CA.  I like this photo.

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Abby Lee Kershaw “Vogue China 2012″

June 29th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Photos | Reference | Women - (Comments Off)

When I get a few minutes from time to time, I bounce around the worldwide web looking for fun stuff and cool pictures, its like a modern swap meet and the goodies you find are photos and links.  I came across this one of Abbey on The Blonde Journal. I’m pretty sure that blogs for Women, but the thing is there is a lot of photos of pretty ladies on there, and I’m into that, especially photos of fashionable woman.  Women with style, what’s not to like.

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We might Crack a Smile but Ain’t a Damn Thing Funny #MD

June 25th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Friends | Photos - (Comments Off)

“As time goes by, an eye for an eye.  We in this together son your beef is mines. So long as the sun shines to light up the sky.  We in this together son your beef is mine”

Just a normal night in the LES, New York City.  Invisible GP Crew.

Mobb Deep

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Method Man Told Me Love Is Love

June 22nd, 2012 | Posted by admin in Friends | Photos | Women - (Comments Off)

“Its not everyday a cracker gets to be a Oreo”

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100% Fearless With Nothing To Prove

June 20th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Photos | Reference - (Comments Off)

…my team and I

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His Own Heaven His Own Hell

June 19th, 2012 | Posted by admin in Photos - (Comments Off)

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