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If you’ve been tattooing long enough you’ve probably had at least one jerk sneak out without paying their bill. Recently Al Avila, tattooing out of Sol Tribe on Broadway in Denver, CO, made the news by after Ari Chiaroscuro allegedly walked out of the shop without paying his $1,100 bill. Fortunately, they got a copy of Mr. Chiaroscuro’s picture ID and filed a police report, but could they have done more to avoid an episode like this in the first place?

Stan Lee is WOW'ed by Jeremy Garrett's Tattoo Work!

At the 15th Emerald City Comicon the Comic Book Godfather, Stan Lee, was introduced to the work of Jeremy Garrett, Gotham's Inkslinging Superhero, donned by tattoo collector, Dave McCrory.  Lee's reaction in one word, "WOW!"

Mr. McCrory stated that Stan Lee and his entourage were very very impressed with the tattoo and he captured the experience in video.

Garrett's reaction? 

"I couldn't be more proud.  I am overjoyed to know The Stan Lee was impressed with my work and even went so far as to sign it.   That is just awesome!  This is a cherished honor.  You've made my daughters very proud of their old man. Thank you Mr. Lee."

- Jeremy Garrett

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