Off the Map Tattoo facing public backlash over alleged in ...

May 02, 2018 · In their Facebook post, Off the Map wrote that guest artist Watsun Atkinsun “violated a client’s boundaries” at a guest spot at Off the Map four years ago. “ We apologize that it has taken us so long to address the recent incident regarding guest artist Watsun Atkinsun’s predatory behavior,” the post reads. “In light of the weight ...…

Following alleged assault, tattoo parlor looks at what it ...

May 03, 2018 · Following public backlash online, the owner of Off the Map tattoo Gabe Ripley says that he regrets not having a no tolerance policy for sexual harassment and assault in the shop four years ago, but that there is now a no tolerance policy in place.There was harsh criticism on Facebook on May 1 after Off the Map published a post about tattoo artist Watsun Atkinsun, who was accused of violating ...…

Watsun Atkinsun; Fighting Prejudice Through Tattoo Art ...

Nov 09, 2017 · Watsun Atkinsun; Showing People In a New Light: Watsun Atkinsun is a tattoo artist on a mission. It is not through his tattooing that he works on this mission, however it is related to it. He takes photographs of beautiful people and adds tattoos to them. Not just a few tattoos, full bodysuits, from face to toe-tips, so to speak.…

Watsun Atkinsun's Illuminated Transformations Series ...

Watsun Atkinsun gives shape to this idealized version of humanity in his Illuminated Transformations series. In this ongoing project that resembles work by other multimedia artists like Cheyenne Randall, Atkinsun alters photographs of men and women by illustrating blackwork designs all over them with pen and ink. In doing so, he creates an ...Author: Ross Howerton…