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NYC is the birthplace of modern American tattooing, our museum helps celebrate and preserve this history.
NYC is the birthplace of modern American tattooing, our museum helps celebrate and preserve this history.
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Daredevil Tattoo's NYC Museum of Tattoo History

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    THANK YOU!

    We will send you a thank you email and we will keep you updated on museum news if you would like to join our email list.

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    MUSEUM FAN PACK

    1 Museum Mug
    2 Tattoo Museum Stickers
    2 Daredevil Tattoo Stickers
    2 Support Buttons

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    NYC TATTOO MAP

    First prints of the "Early New York City Tattooing" map drawn by Michelle Myles that documents the tattooers working downtown on Chatham Square, the Bowery and in the Fourth Ward, dating as far back as 1859. This will be the first edition of the map. Printed on quality paper, signed by Michelle.
    If you would like more than one map just add the total to your pledge. Shipping will be combined.

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    TATTOO MUSEUM PRINTS

    Choose from one of three prints from the museum collection. Available prints:
    -Never published, original Samuel O'Reilly design from his travel book circa late 1800's
    -Lady Liberty (unknown artist)
    -John Conway tattooing his wife Artfulette. John Conway was a student of O'Reilly and his wife exhibited as a tattooed lady.

    These are actual size giclee prints of the originals approximately 6x7 and 7x8 on archival cotton rag paper. If you would like more than one of the prints add the total to your pledge amount shipping will be combined. Please specify which prints you would like.

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    T Shirt Pack

    Your choice of one Museum t-shirt or one Daredevil shirt plus stickers. Specify size and style/color.

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    CHILLY PETE TATTOOED LIGHTER

    Bic lighter tattooed by hand by Chilly Pete. Choose either a mandala, a skull or a rose.
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    MUSEUM SUPPORT PACK

    1 Tattoo Museum t-shirt (black or white)
    or 1 Daredevil shirt.
    + Museum Fan Pack

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    DIEGO MANNINO MOTORCYCLE PRINT

    Signed print from the 2014 ITW Motorcycle Inspired Tattoo Flash book. Printed on watercolor paper
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    DAREDEVIL SUPPORT PACK

    1 Museum t-shirt (black or White)
    1 Daredevil t-shirt
    + 1 Museum Fan Packs

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    LARA SCOTTON GEISHA PRINT SET

    Set of 4 signed geisha prints by Lara Scotton 10"x14". Printed on 140lb. hot press watercolor paper. Plus stickers.

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    DAREDEVIL JACKET

    Everyone has been begging us to reprint these. These will only be available through the kickstarter project. Red Kap jackets, devil head on the back, embroidered devil logo on the front. Grey or green available. Specify size.

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    DALE MAY PRINT

    11X16 print signed by photographer Dale May. This reward includes a Daredevil support pack and a NYC Tattoo Map.

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    Sideshow banner

    A 4'x4' reproduction of 1950's J.Sigler tattooed lady sideshow banner printed on heavy canvas with grommets for hanging.

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    NYC TATTOO HISTORY WALK

    This pack includes the O'Reilly print, the John Conway photo, the Lady Liberty print, plus a Daredevil support pack and the NYC Tattoo History map. This pack includes one hour of tattooing with Michelle Myles (preferably you pick from the flash in the collection) Michelle will take you on a walk past the former locations of the old downtown New York tattooers followed by lunch at Nom Wah Tea Parlor (the oldest NYC dim sum restaurant, or vegan dim sum at Budda Bodai is also an option). if you would like to go on the walk with a friend add $60 to the reward and they can come to lunch as well and we'll throw in an extra map for them so they don't get lost. (airfare/travel accommodations not included)

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    DAREDEVIL SILVER CARD

    Skip the line Friday the 13th
    Daredevil support pack
    Set of museum prints + map
    One hour of tattooing

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    DAREDEVIL GOLD CARD

    The gold card gets you past the line on all Friday the 13th's and any other special tattoo days.
    -1 Daredevil Support pack
    -Personalized Daredevil jacket, with embroidered name
    -Set of NYC Museum prints + map
    -3 hours of tattooing

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    Dinner for 4 at your house cooked by Aaron Sanchez. (minimum 40 days advance notice subject to chefs availability, within Manhattan, does not include staff gratuity)

    4 signed copies of Simple Food Big Flavor by Aaron Sanchez

    8 hours of tattooing, can be divided up between you and your guest (tattooing done at Daredevil Tattoo)
    4 Personalized Daredevil Jackets
    4 Daredevil or Tattoo museum t-shirts
    Museum Prints
    4 NYC Tattoo History Maps

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    LARA SCOTTON MONKEY PRINT

    19"x 13" signed print by Lara Scotton. Printed on 140lb. hot press watercolor paper. Plus stickers.

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    ORIGINAL MINA AOKI DRAWING

    Drawing is 11x14 and a t-shirt pack is included!

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    ORIGINAL PAINTING BY MICHELLE MYLES

    12 X 20 Watercolor by Michelle Myles published in FLASH The Art of the Mark II.
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    Daredevil Support Pack
    Set of museum prints + map

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    ORIGINAL BRAD FINK PAINTING

    Ink and watercolor devil painting. 22x30 Includes a Daredevil support pack.

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    DINNER FOR 8 AT BEAUTY & ESSEX
    COCKTAILS WITH CHRIS SANTOS
    TATTOO TIME AND MUSEUM REWARDS

    Enjoy dinner for 8 at the Lower East Side's most glamorous restaurant, Beauty and Essex, complete with a private 30 minute meet and greet over cocktails in their Pearl Lounge with Celebrity Chef Chris Santos, a judge on Food Network's hit series Chopped.
    -reservations must be made Mon-Thurs, 30 days in advance and based on the Chef's availability.

    Reward also includes:
    -Private NYC Tattoo History Walk for you and your guests. We start the day with Donut Plant Donuts then Dim Sum lunch after the walk.
    -8 Museum Support packs for you and your guests
    -Personalized Daredevil jacket with embroidered name
    -Set of NYC Museum prints + Map
    -4 hours of tattooing can be shared with you and your friends. (Tattooing done at Daredevil)
    -staff gratuity not included

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