Recent News

  • Steve Vance has been a laser practitioner and owner of The New Canvas since February, 2013. Due to the quick rise of his reputation as a leader in the tattoo removal industry, he was offered an opportunity to train alongside world renowned Laser Specialist, Victor Beyer at A Laser Academy in Denver, CO. Victor has […]

  • A New Face- Amber Adames

    By Steve | In General News | on February 5, 2016

    You may be seeing a little less of Steve Vance in our office while he is instructing laser tattoo removal classes for Victor Beyer at A Laser Academy in Denver, CO. However, you will be seeing a new face around our facility that goes by the name of Amber Adames. Amber has a background in […]

  • The Dangers of Non-Laser Tattoo Removal

    By Steve | In General News | on June 25, 2015

    Being in the tattoo removal industry and having a background in medical aesthetics, we have researched and have been exposed to the results of  several dozens of removal methods and products. If something works, we’re going to offer it to our clients, but not before making sure it’s safe and effective. In doing so, we […]

  • This may sound curious to some, but even though we are in the business of tattoo removal, we actually like tattoos.  Well, we like quality tattoos. But there is something we like even more than tattoos… Our soldiers. It’s always such a bummer to have to remove good artwork from a soldier that serves our country […]

  • Tattoo Competition Winners

    By Steve | In General News | on September 12, 2014

    Congratulations to all our winners in our first annual New Canvas Tattoo Competition 2014! Best in Show Contestant Name: Cody Gurule Artist Name: Drew Romero Tattoo Shop: Spellbound Piece Name: Virgin Mary Most Unique 3rd Place Contestant Name: David Beeman Artist Name: Jared Archuleta Tattoo Shop: Spellbound Piece Name: Deep Sea Diver 2nd Place Contestant […]

  • The New Canvas Tattoo Competition

    By Steve | In General News | on August 23, 2014

    The New Canvas is sponsoring a tattoo competition at the 1st annual Rockabilly Expo on September 6th, 2014 at the Colorado Springs City Auditorium! Enter your tattoo in the competition for a chance to win prizes like gift certificates and cold hard cash. Come out for a day of fun at the Rockabilly Expo and […]

  • Laser Teeth Whitening Now Available

    By Steve | In General News | on March 6, 2014

    Are you shy about your smile because of stains from coffee, tea, or wine? Or have your teeth yellowed due to years of smoking? We can help. The New Canvas is happy to announce a new service immediately available at our office in downtown Colorado Springs: teeth whitening. This affordable service relies on our advanced […]

  • Our New Before & After Gallery

    By Steve | In General News | on January 15, 2014

    We’ve had a lot of customers come through the door since opening shop last May. A few of our customers were generous enough to allow us to take pictures of their treatments, and we’d like to share their progress with you. Our before & after gallery was once a little sparse since we were just […]

  • The New Canvas on the Local Evening News!

    By Steve | In General News | on October 3, 2013

    Following up on our story posted the a couple days ago about the U.S. military’s updated policy on visible tattoos, The New Canvas was recently featured in a news broadcast about this issue. Here’s a video about the changes to the tattoo standards, which has a great shot of laser tattoo removal in progress. If […]

  • Crackdown on Tattoos in the Military

    By Steve | In General News | on September 30, 2013

    For years, certain tattoos had been overlooked by the branches of the U.S. military. That has changed recently. There are now new military restrictions placed on body art. All tattoos visible on the neck or face, and tattoos that extend below the elbows and knees are no longer permitted. This includes any tattoo that could […]