TLC has picked up a second season of NY Ink.
It will premiere in December 2011 with 10 hour-long episodes.
The season 1 premiere attracted 1.3 total viewers.
NY Ink stars Ami James, who was first introduced in the original show in the franchise, Miami Ink, in 2005. It chronicled him opening his SoHo shop, Wooster Street Social Club.
It's produced by Original Media for TLC.
L.A. Ink, starring Kat Von D, premiered its newest season last week.