Inking with the Enemy
Sep 2, 2014
Competing for $100,000 and the title of Ink Master, 18 rival artists are forced to ink with their enemy.
Pin Up Pitfalls
Sep 9, 2014
Actor Joe Manganiello joins as a guest judge in a semi-nude Flash Challenge, and rivalries flare as the artists struggle through a pinup Elimination Tattoo.
Head to Headache
Sep 16, 2014
Two artists receive an advantage no one in the competition has ever had, and the artists create complex ornamental-style Elimination Tattoos.
Geishas Gone Wrong
Sep 23, 2014
The artists head to Wall Street for a cutthroat Flash Challenge, and canvases sit for traditional Japanese geisha tattoos.
Glass on Blast
Sep 30, 2014
The artists team up to create artwork by sandblasting glass, and the pressure is on during an animal-style Elimination Tattoo.
Cheek to Cheek
Oct 7, 2014
The artists are given 12 hours to complete a glute tattoo, one artist faces a medical emergency, and things heat up when the artists must complete one another's tattoos.
Three's a Crowd
Oct 14, 2014
The artists must complete a tag-team American traditional tattoo, and the judges leave it up to the artists to put one of their teammates on the chopping block.
Ink My Oosik
Oct 21, 2014
The artists must scrimshaw a walrus oosik in the Flash Challenge, a difficult canvas jeopardizes an artist's spot in the competition, and artist Aaron Cain is a guest judge.
Oct 28, 2014
Canvases sit for their first tattoos, and the artists battle head-to-head to create an interlocking elimination tattoo.
Nov 4, 2014
The artists must use blood to test their gradation skills in the Flash Challenge, and guest judge Tommy Montoya goes head-to-head with the artists in the Elimination Tattoo.
Up in Smoke
Nov 11, 2014
The artists tattoo residual limbs in the Flash Challenge, canvases sit for spine tattoos, and Josh causes a controversy that jeopardizes his spot in the competition.
Heads Will Roll
Nov 18, 2014
The artists fight for an opportunity to design a tattoo for NFL star DeAngelo Williams in honor of his late mother, and one canvas struggles through a head tattoo.
Nov 25, 2014
The artists team up to design limited-edition headphones, family members get the same portrait during the Elimination Tattoo, and artist Tim Hendricks is a guest judge.
Dec 2, 2014
Tattoo artists Mike Rubendall, Rose Hardy and Nikko Hurtado join as guest judges, and the artists are tasked with a grim reaper-themed Elimination Tattoo.
Fight to the Finale
Dec 9, 2014
The final four artists design tattoos for blank human canvases as they battle it out for a spot in the finale and a shot at the title of Ink Master.