Published on August 28th, 2013 | by Joe Lawler

Turning your body into a canvas: Eight locals who love to ink

For these eight tattooed locals, permanent pieces of art on their skin can hold a myriad of meanings: Conversation starter, artistic expression or a way to feel more comfortable inside that skin. Here, we show the work in an artistic light and ask more questions about why each of the eight decided to turn their bodies into a canvas.

Take a look at the people featured in this week’s tattoo issue:

PLUSFive places to get tattoos

About the Author

Joe Lawler covers music and more for Juice Magazine. E-mail him at or follow his updates on Twitter @JoeLawler

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