Kat von D Got Tattoo of Jesse James' Face Pre-Split

Entertainment Jul. 27, 2011 AT 5:00PM

The engagement ring may have been temporary, but the tattoo is forever!

Two days after Kat von D and Jesse James announced their split, new video from von D's L.A. Ink has surfaced -- featuring the tattoo artist getting her then-fiance's likeness inked on her body.

"I'm really nervous about giving you your surprise!" von D, 29, tells James, 41, when he shows up at her High Voltage tattoo shop.

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As his love shows him the in-progress ink (replicating his fifth grade school picture), the heavily-tattooed biker James has a quick response: "You're crazy!" Later, though, he eases up, and appreciate's von D's gesture. "I love it -- I love you," he coos.

Von D is relieved to gain his approval. "I thought you were going to tell me you were breaking up with me," she joked when he initially fell silent.

VIDEO: Watch Kat von D and Jesse pack on the PDA on L.A. Ink

Engaged since January, von D and James first stepped out as a couple in August 2010: making out at a Las Vegas museum exhibit and then holding hands in Fredericksburg, Texas.

Less than a year later, the couple broke off their engagement. "I am no longer w Jesse, and out of respect for him, his family and myself, thats all the info I'd like to share. Thanks for respecting that," von D (real name: Katherine von Drachenberg) blogged on Monday.

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Watch more of von D's tattoo session and catch the full premiere episode of L.A. Ink July 28 on TLC.

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