Created and perfected by Jamie Taaffe at Black Eagle Tattooing (Charleston, West Virginia, USA)
I more than recommend him, as he’s a fantastic artist in both style and personality. Incredibly kind and hospitable, and makes the tattoo process calming and fun! His passion for his art is overwhelming, and you’ll walk away being absolutely in love with your tattoo.
If interested, his email is email@example.com, and you can see his artwork on his instagram page @jamietaaffetattoo
A video made for the Museum of Cluny, and its “The Sword: Uses, Myths and Symbols” exhibit. It tries to dispel some of the beliefs that are still prevalent today about the weight and mobility of fighters in plate armor and show some of the techniques used in combat against armored opponents
Speaking of fish with beautiful smiles … there’s a new study out about one of humanity’s most important ancestors - a walking fish! (It’s name, “Tiktaalik,” was suggested a council of Inuit elders in Nunavut, where the first fossil was found. It’s a Inuktitut word for a large, freshwater fish.)