"Nick the Barbarian" (right) tattoos James Kane at the 2013 Boston Tattoo Convention at the Sheraton Hotel Boston on August 31, 2013. (Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe)
"Nick the Barbarian" (right) tattoos James Kane at the 2013 Boston Tattoo Convention at the Sheraton Hotel Boston on August 31, 2013. (Kayana Szymczak for the Boston Globe)

The Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center hosted the 12th annual Boston Tattoo Convention over the weekend. One of the many visitors to get inked during the celebration was James Kane, who put his back in the hands of “Nick the Barbarian,” of Precision Body Arts in Nashua.

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