Eliminated Artist Interview: These Artists Have No Regrets
Season 13 E 15 • 04/14/2020
After a brutal, two-artist elimination episode, the artists packing their bags leave with pride about making it into the top five and a healthy respect for their competitors.
Ink MasterS13 E1Eliminated Artist Interview: Two Artists Head Home
One artist quits the competition rather than create work that does not meet their standards, while the eliminated artist thinks their tattoo's flaws weren't as bad as others'.
Ink MasterS13 E2Eliminated Artist Interview: Can't Always Give the Canvas What It Wants
The latest eliminated artist stands by their tattoo despite barely finishing in time and says they're leaving a better artist than when they started.
Ink MasterS13 E3Eliminated Artist Interview: It's Dangerous to Go Alone
The newly eliminated artist adopted a lone wolf attitude, but a tricky canvas and animosity from other artists sent them packing early in the competition.
Ink MasterS13 E4Eliminated Artist Interview: A Last-Minute Change Ends It All
The latest eliminated artist blames their canvas after the judges take issue with the accuracy of their schematic tattoo.
Ink MasterS13 E5Eliminated Artist Interview: Treat Each Tattoo Like It's Your Last
In a surprise double elimination, one artist leaves disappointed by their nervous, shoddy application, while another feels they were harshly judged on a minor detail.
Ink MasterS13 E6Eliminated Artist Interview: The Elimination That Shook Everybody
Despite receiving harsh critiques from the judges, the latest eliminated artist is grateful that fellow competitors had their back.
Ink MasterS13 E8Eliminated Artist Interview: Too Many Ingredients Can Ruin a Meal
The bottom three tattoos each have legibility issues, so the elimination comes down to which looked least appetizing.
Ink MasterS13 E9Eliminated Artist Interview: Anatomical Accuracy Is One Artist's Undoing
An artist gets eliminated based on their pinup tattoo's anatomical issues, but the contestant leaves with positive vibes about their time on the show.
Ink MasterS13 E10Eliminated Artist Interview: Two Artists from the Final Five Go Home
The latest two artists to be eliminated reflect on the challenge of leaving their comfort zones during the competition.
Ink MasterS13 E11Eliminated Artist Interview: The Competition Was More Intimidating Than Expected
The most recently eliminated artist had a few shining moments, but the weight of the competition kept them from ever demonstrating their full potential.
Ink MasterS13 E13Eliminated Artist Interview: Two Artists Close Up Shop
Despite delivering dynamic illustrations, the two artists to be eliminated from the competition admit their tattoos lacked precision.
Ink Master: Rivals - Eliminated Artist Interviews15 Videos
Ink MasterS5 E1Eliminated Artist Interview: Inking with the Enemy
The first eliminated artist chokes back tears of embarrassment after a rival picked the perfect design challenge to exploit her weaknesses.
Ink MasterS5 E2Eliminated Artist Interview: Pin-Up Pitfalls
The most recently eliminated artist explains how the pressure of the competition hampered his work and kept him from showing the judges his full potential.
Ink MasterS5 E3Eliminated Artist Interview: Head to Headache
The latest artist sent packing accuses the judges of doing a "disservice to the competition" by eliminating him so early but takes solace in the fact that he ended a feud.
Ink MasterS5 E4Eliminated Artist Interview: Geishas Gone Wrong
The most recently eliminated artist reflects on his final tattoo, saying he did what the client wanted instead of what the judges preferred.
Ink MasterS5 E5Eliminated Artist Interview: Glass on Blast
The latest artist eliminated feels blindsided by being sent home, but vows that his Ink Master experience will only make him a stronger artist.
Ink MasterS5 E6Eliminated Artist Interview: Cheek to Cheek
Even though the most recently eliminated artist got beaten at his own game, he's not letting the defeat discourage him.
Ink MasterS5 E7Eliminated Artist Interview: Three's a Crowd
The latest artist sent packing takes pride in having beaten one rival and vows to take down another contestant outside the competition.
Ink MasterS5 E8Eliminated Artist Interview: Ink My Oosik
The most recently eliminated artist disagrees with the judges' decision and takes pride in his ability to work with canvases rather than getting confrontational.
Ink MasterS5 E9Eliminated Artist Interview: Virgin Blood
The latest artist sent home stands by her upper-arm portrait tattoo and vows to use the Ink Master experience to make her stronger.
Ink MasterS5 E10Eliminated Artist Interview: Cold-Blooded
The latest artist sent home argues that the gradation on her final tattoo was not worthy of elimination but admits she should have been humbler throughout the competition.
Ink MasterS5 E11Eliminated Artist Interview: Up in Smoke
An artist sent home for multiple rule violations despite his strong tattooing owns up to his mistakes and takes solace in having proved someone who doubted him wrong.
Ink MasterS5 E12Eliminated Artist Interview: Heads Will Roll
The most recently eliminated artist feels blindsided by being sent home after nailing a difficult back-of-skull tattoo and vows to hold on to the competitive fire within him.
Ink MasterS5 E13Eliminated Artist Interview: Painstaking Portraits
The latest artist sent home insists that he precisely executed his portrait tattoo and struggles to understand why the judges didn't feel the same way.
Ink MasterS5 E14Eliminated Artist Interview: Firing Squad
The most recently eliminated artist still feels he belongs in the top three but thinks the pressure of the competition got to him.