Horinao in Victoria and Vancouver September 2018

[vc_row type="in_container" full_screen_row_position="middle" scene_position="center" text_color="dark" text_align="left" bottom_padding="100" overlay_strength="0.3"][vc_column column_padding="no-extra-padding" column_padding_position="all" background_color_opacity="1" background_hover_color_opacity="1" column_shadow="none" width="1/1" tablet_text_alignment="default" phone_text_alignment="default" column_border_width="none" column_border_style="solid"][vc_video link="https://youtu.be/X3DVKpfKZGg" el_width="80" align="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row type="in_container" full_screen_row_position="middle" scene_position="center" text_color="dark" text_align="left" overlay_strength="0.3"][vc_column column_padding="no-extra-padding" column_padding_position="all" background_color_opacity="1" background_hover_color_opacity="1" column_shadow="none" width="1/1" tablet_text_alignment="default" phone_text_alignment="default" column_border_width="none" column_border_style="solid"][vc_column_text]Horinao is headed to Victoria for the first time! then on to Vancouver! This amazing, traditional tattooist out of [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:30-08:00August 30th, 2018|News, Travel|0 Comments

Horinao in Vancouver 2017

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By |2019-02-08T22:08:30-08:00July 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The First Irezumi Invasion Tour is in the Books

After a long month, spent first in Vancouver and then travelling to Toronto, the first legal tattoo tour in Canada has come to an end.  And being the first tour of its kind in Canada wasn't the only precedent being set.  This past weekend was the first ever live tattooing in a national museum.  The [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:54-08:00June 2nd, 2016|News|0 Comments

Come Join Us at the ROM

Come join us for live tattoo demonstrations at the Royal Ontario Museum! Canada's largest museum has been an incredible host. This past Friday Horinao and Horiren attended the Friday Night Live evening event where they sketched and painted some very impressive works on short notice and got to interact with attendees at the ROM. There were [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:54-08:00May 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Irezumi Invasion in Toronto

After an incredible time tattooing in Vancouver, including the Irezumi Invasion Art Show, the Irezumi Invasion Tour spent a few days on Salt Spring Island (more about that in another post!) before pulling up stakes and travelling across the country to Toronto.  Canada's largest city (and third largest in North America after New York and Los [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:54-08:00May 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Irezumi Invasion Tour – Week 1

After around eight and a half hours in the air - and then a few more hours at customs and immigration... - Horimitsu and Horinao officially touched down in Vancouver! Arriving in Vancouver. The first day was spent adjusting to the time difference and enjoying some of the sights that Vancouver has to offer.  Spring and [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:55-08:00May 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Live Demonstration at the Royal Ontario Museum!

Horimitsu, Horinao, and Horiren will be conducting live tattoo demonstrations at the largest museum in Canada!  On the May 28th-29th weekend from 10am-5pm this one of a kind event will showcase three of Japan's best tattoo artists working on actual clients in a live setting.  It is perhaps a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness traditional tebori [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:55-08:00April 27th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Irezumi Invasion Canada 2016

The soft launch of the Irezumi Invasion Canada 2016 tour began not too long ago and requests for sessions have been fast in coming! The tour begins this May first visiting Vancouver (May 4th-15th) and and then Toronto (May 19th-31st).  Both Horimitsu and Horinao will be in Vancouver and Toronto spanning both sets of dates .  And [...]

By |2019-02-08T22:08:55-08:00March 31st, 2016|News|0 Comments