Archive for the ‘ Video ’ Category

Teaser Trailer for my mini Documentary Indigenous Ink

19th September 2014 | 0 Comments

I am just starting to update this blog with some of the work I have been doing since I started my masters degree at the University of British Columbia Okanagan. This is a teaser trailer for a mini doc I produced as part of the class “Digital Filmmaking for activists and scholars”. It was the [...]

Undergraduate Research Awards Final Presentation Video

1st January 2013 | 0 Comments

Here is a video of my final presentation, the sound quality isn’t the greatest but enjoy. I will be attending the Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference on the University of British Columbia-Vancouver campus on the 16th of March, 2013.

Colin Dale in “Ancient Ink” Skin Stitch tattooing

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments

The first time I seen this I was amazed and now even more so now that I am connected with it in such an intimate way. Watch as Colin tattoos a Nordic design with a needle and thread as my ancestors would have. I can’t wait to get a tattooed like this.

Hand Poke tattooing, Tattoo artist Butterfly Video

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments

My ancestors not only skin stitched they also hand poked to create their tattoos here is a contemporary tattoo artist who practices the hand poke method. It is a very well made documentary short.

Colin Dale Skin Stitch tattooing

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments

In my research the only person I have found who has revived the art of skin stitching is a Canadian born person of Scandinavian descent. Here are a few videos that show him working on a skin stitch tattoo and his inspiration for looking back into the history of tattooing to revive a few older forms. I would love the opportunity to [...]

Eligh & Amp Live – Tattoo Song

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments

Another Tattoo Music Video.

“Weird Al” Yankovic performing Another Tattoo (Parody of “Nothin’ On You”

6th November 2011 | 0 Comments

Haha, this one brings me back to my youth, good ol Weird Al’ Yankovic. Just thought you might need a laugh.

Cold Warps, Stupid Tattoos Music Video

5th November 2011 | 0 Comments

This post has nothing to do with Indigenous Tattooing but everything to do with Modern Tattooing, when I seen it I had to post it. I have begun to realize the other day that to deny that portion of me that is not at all Indigenous, the portion that comes from being brought up in an Indigenous diaspora, predominately in [...]

maitreya – Sin City ft. AWA (Nesian Mystik) Moko Tattoo Music Video

5th November 2011 | 0 Comments

This is a Music video which tells the story of one Moko wearer, it feature Maori Tattoo Artist Turumakina Duleyz. This video speaks to one of the reasons I am so passionate about the revival of my cultural tattooing practices, and one of the reasons I think it is so important for Indigenous youth and [...]

Turumakina Duley Ta Moko History Channel “Ancient Ink”

5th November 2011 | 0 Comments

Turumakina Is the artist in the previous post on Moko, I remember him from the documentary done by the History Channel entitled “Ancient Ink” here are two portions of that program that feature Trurmakina Duley. You can check him out at The revival of traditional tattooing is just part of the process of de-colonization. [...]