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Well time sure does fly
Thursday May 30, 2013

Ho man.

I've been a busy busy bee. But I'd be one of those round little fat bees that you're just like "what is going on there?" I digress. I've been busy. It's been quite a year. After spending the holidays ...

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Fall 2012: Clever title goes here, don't forget - KD
Thursday September 20, 2012

Hey look it's fall already!

Also, as it turns out I now work at Ink & Dagger Tattoo Parlour in Atlanta GA! I've been here for about a month now and I absolutely love it here. I miss Off the Map, dearly, but I'm super excit...

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I'm moving!
Saturday June 09, 2012

Oh hey! Look at me updating!

Welp, first things first...It is with great excitement that I announce that I'm moving to Atlanta Georgia! I will be working at Ink & Dagger Tattoo full-time...

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One more week til the FASHIONABLY LATE TOUR begins!
Friday January 27, 2012

It's so close! In one week the Fashionably Late Tour will begin. Our first stop is at Art Machine ...

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Gettin ready to leave
Saturday January 07, 2012

Hey look! It's 2012! And you know what 2012 means...Fire will apparently rain down from the sky while all the oceans turn to blood and all the piranhas must take to the sky where it will be so much easier for them to reach your face. But we have...

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Autumn, Collabradoodles, and Wacky Buddy Road Trip Comedy!
Tuesday November 08, 2011

Oh man it has been a very busy fall! Hell City was absolutely amazing, as always! I won tattoo of the day on Friday which was incredible and I almost threw up on no less than 3 people about it. The Paradise Tattoo Gathering was wicked fun as always....

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Wizards, magazines, and remaining socially flaccid
Tuesday August 02, 2011

So our Harry Potter charity day was amazing! We ended up raising almost $4000 for the Emily Williston Memorial Library. A big thanks to everyone who came out for the event. Also the movie was awesome. Chloe Vanessa and I have been celebrating/mourni...

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Harry Potter Charity Day Next Week!
Saturday July 09, 2011

Our Harry Potter themed Charity Day is coming right up! Next July 14th, we will be offering $50 tattoos all day, from 11am-8pm, That day,100% of the proceeds will be donated to Emily Williston Library's youth reading program! For full details on...

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New rules, kids...
Friday May 06, 2011

I had a customer come in with an owl drawing that she wanted tattooed on her arm. She had the "original" pen drawing with her. I told her I could do something based on it but I would be changing it slightly.
I redrew it completely ...

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Spring is for DANCING!
Saturday April 02, 2011


It has been busy busy busy around these parts as of late. I've got the spring crazies pretty bad as well. Fall and Winter are like my natural seasons. I'm meant to exist in a cold dark climate. But now that spring has reare...

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Video Testimonial Day & Them There Ghosts This Thursday!
Sunday March 13, 2011

This Thursday March 17 from 6-8pm we will be filming video testimonials at the shop to be used on our website and in upcoming dvd's. We scheduled this right before our party so people can come hang, say a few words on video and then head over to...

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Oh look, a new year. A collab opportunity for you. Cross-eyed marsupials.
Thursday January 13, 2011

Oh hey, what's up 2011? So this winter has been great! 2010 overall has been a great year. I've been stupid fortunate to be here at Off the Map where I get to work with some of my best friends who also happen to be amazing artists. I'm also incredibly ...

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Thanksgiving is dead. Long live Christmas!
Friday November 26, 2010

It's the day after Thanksgiving! One of my favorite days of the year. Not because of the shopping either, although who doesn't love middle-aged women practically shanking each other over the last 40% off ALF doll or whatever kids like these days (kids ...

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Scootin', Paintin', Hatin' (the letter "g", that is)
Thursday November 04, 2010

Goodbye, October. I'll miss your fresh fall leaves and your ability to produce pie-filling from trees. October was sweet. The day of the dead kitty sketch I posted was snatched up within one day and the tattoo was done within two. Thanks to Bri for bei...

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Wherein I conquer apples and talk about fall and cats with huge heads
Thursday October 14, 2010

First off, thanks so much to Daredevil Tattoo for having me for a guest spot! Really cool shop, with some INSANE talent. Holy crap. If you're in NYC (or if you're not. Travel, people!) I can't recommend them...

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NYC October 1-5
Thursday September 30, 2010

I'm leaving tonight heading to NYC! I'll be tattooing at Daredevil Tattoo from October 1-5 with my good friend Orrin Hurley! I still have a couple spots open ...

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Daredevil Tattoo guest spot in Oct, and more damnation themed news
Thursday September 09, 2010

Summer's almost over, which is fantastic because summer is a terrible time. I just hate it so much. Luckily this summer was jam-packed with a bunch of awesome stuff to try and help me forget just what a festering turd of a season this is.

I wen...

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An exciting summer where hopefully I don't die at the end
Saturday August 21, 2010

Wow. August is nearly over. And you know what that means...HELL CITY! Holy crap. In 5 days I'll be on a plane for the first time ever on my way to Arizona to work at one of the best tattoo conventions in the country. A...

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Booking for Hell, Hair-inhaling, Snobbery
Thursday June 24, 2010

So, first things first, I still have a couple spots open for Hell City PHOENIX! So if you're in the Phoenix area, or you want to be in the Phoenix area, shoot me an e-mail and we can try and set something up.


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Starting to book appointments for Phoenix
Saturday June 05, 2010

Who just put in her share for a booth at Hell City Phoenix? This girl. So if there's anyone who wants a sweet-ass tattoo from me in the mysterious state of Arizona this August, please contact me. You can use the th...

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Law & Order, Baconators, and my time in HELL (city)
Tuesday May 25, 2010

Wow. So I can honestly say it has been a crazy busy month! But one of the best crazy busy months ever.

I'll start off with the bad news...My beloved Law & Order was abruptly cancelled after 20 glorious seasons filled with Lennie Briscoe's w...

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David Bowie, Swedish awesomeness, and Party time!
Thursday April 15, 2010

In an uncharacteristic display, I'm updating on a Thursday. There's nothing particularly special about Thursdays in general, and the only song I can think of that gives a damn about Thursday is "Thursday's Child" by David Bowie. Which is a so...

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Dinosaurs, anticipation, and RuPaul
Tuesday March 30, 2010

 Wow. So I know I've mentioned my unnatural love of my co-workers briefly in the past, but I can't  stifle myself anymore. I have the best co-workers ever. Today, for instance, was not only my day off, but also »Read More

So. What would you little maniacs like to do first?
Monday March 08, 2010

  Busy busy busy. I've been tattooing my bojangles off as of late. Which is awesome because A.) I love tattooing and B.) What the hell are bojangles?

Last sunday my friends Ami and Tom came up from CT and I tattooed some beets and ...

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Collaborative tattoos, Art Jams, and the taste of Werther's Originals
Monday February 01, 2010

I woke up at 7am on my day off. I don't even believe in 7am so this is particularly cruel.

It could be that I'm still all hyper about this past week. Friday fellow resident Off the Map Tattoo artist ...

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The Bangles,, nerdery, and Art Grooves
Monday January 25, 2010

It's a rainy monday and since there are no songs that I know of about rainy Mondays, my brain is defaulting to "Manic Monday" by the Bangles. Which isn't even my favorite song about Mondays. That honor goes to the Boomtown Rats for "I Do...

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Settled in and giddy with excitement
Thursday January 14, 2010

So, it's 2010 already which makes me feel not only old, but cheated. I don't care about hoverboards, but by now we were supposed to have full meals in capsule form. Where are my food capsules? Anyhoo, it's 2010 and I'm definitely all settled in here at...

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Kelly doty tattoos is almost alive!
Sunday December 20, 2009

Kelly Doty now has a website powered by TattooNOW! She is working full time at Off the Map Tattoo, so come on down to make your appointment today!...

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