Thomas Pendelton has recently began building orange crate scooters. He uses vintage parts to build his creations. The screws, nails and even the tools are vintage. These are a few photos he took while he and his son were building in his shop. Thomas new company and website are currently in construction. You will have the opportunity to purchase these unique orange crate scooters along with additional art created by Thomas.
If the name Thomas Pendelton sounds familiar, you may recognize him from the television show Inked which was filmed in Las Vegas and the show Tattoo Highway which aired on A&E. Thomas has been a working artist since he was 14 years old and started tattooing when he was 21. He apprenticed under Rick “Papa” Walters at Bert Grimm’s Tattoo in Long Beach, CA. Thomas has done freelance art for multiple mainstream clothing lines like Famous Stars and Straps. He also makes custom hand made leather clothing for the likes of, Sean White, Rob Zombie, and Nikki Sixx.
Thomas lives in Washington where he owns Peninsula Rose Tattoo Parlor. “Now I tattoo by appointment only, a couple times a week. I spend all of my time hunting through barns, estate sales and antique shops looking for one of a kind pieces to make my next piece of art.”
~ Sunday Slacker Magazine
We look forward to to seeing more of Thomas work, and will keep you updated once his website is complete.