The last three go head to head in the season finale to tattoo previous skins for the final challenge. The final two will tattoo celebrity skins, Travie McCoy and AJ McLean, and one will be crowned Best Ink.
The remaining four artists need to show their true love when tattooing their family members.
The final five artists need to create photo real tattoos, while a "Fast and the Furious" Flash challenge occurs.
Starting anew is the theme this week. Whether as comic book superheros or real life personal heroes who get animated tattoos.
The artists work in two of the judges' styles: Nose art pinups and "Blood Puddin" pinups for women expressing Girl Power.
The artists get in touch with their humorous side with caricatures and tattoos of the lighter side of life.
Music loving clients get abstract tattoos and in the flash challenge the contestants decorate Fender guitars.
The artists are paired together to create matching emotional inspired tattoos for family members.
The artists create a story by tattooing in an unusual art-form.
With new host Pete Wentz, 12 new tattoo artists begin competing for $100,000 and a spread in Tattoo magazine.