Prison Tattoo Machines by Scott Campbell

With this series entitled “Things Get Better”, famous American tattoo artist Scott Campbell recreated the clever tattoo machines made by Mexican inmates to get around prison restrictions as a tribute to their ingenuity. Pens, toothbrushes, electric shavers, guitar strings and more, the materials used show the unsuspected talents of prisoners. If you liked this, check out the amazing tattoos of Peter Aurisch. Enjoy!

Things Get Better by Scott Campbell 1 500x687 Prison Tattoo Machines by Scott Campbell

Things Get Better by Scott Campbell 2 500x687 Prison Tattoo Machines by Scott Campbell

Things Get Better by Scott Campbell 3 500x687 Prison Tattoo Machines by Scott Campbell

Things Get Better by Scott Campbell 4 500x682 Prison Tattoo Machines by Scott Campbell

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