Old School Tattoos

Old School Tattoos

Old School tattoos, also known as traditional tattoos, are famous for their bold, bluish-black outlines. This western style of tattooing features shades of red, yellow, green, purple and brown. Little, if any, shading characterizes tattoos of old school style. One of the most famous artists that advocated this style is Norman Keith Collins, also known as Sailor Jerry. Other influential names associated with this style of inking include AmundDietzel, Herbert Hoffmann, Bob Show and Bert Grimm.

There are many types of old school tattoos style for you to choose from. Pin up tattoos and Harley Davidson tattoos are popularwith men, especially bikers. Eagle inks and army symbols are usual in patriotic men such as policemen and enlisted personnel. Anchor and dagger tattoos are also common in people who request tattoos of old school designs. There are suitable styles for women as well. These images include cherries, nautical stars, mermaids, water, hearts and roses. With old school tattoos, you can place them on different parts of your body. The arms, chest, back, wrist and ankles are just some of the many locations where you can have your tattoos. With their unique style and shading, old school tattoos are perfect for ink fans all around the globe.





Pan Head & Skull Head

Pan Head & Skull Head

Time Flies make it Count

Time Flies make it Count

Till Death Do Us Part

Till Death Do Us Part

Bombs Away

Bombs Away

scaredy cat

scaredy cat

Take  yer lumps

Take yer lumps

traditional Japanese 3/4 sleave

traditional Japanese 3/4 sleave

heart

heart

Skulls & roses

Skulls & roses

Cross

Cross

craved nautical star

craved nautical star

Bad Luck Wind 1

Bad Luck Wind 1

Celtic Cross Knight

Celtic Cross Knight

bombs away

bombs away

anchor

anchor

Butterfly

Butterfly

Heart and Dagger

Heart and Dagger

Deadman's hand

Deadman's hand

Death moth

Death moth

Triple Rose

Triple Rose

Black Dragon

Black Dragon

Rose with tattoo machine

Rose with tattoo machine

Tattoo Machine

Tattoo Machine

Mr Pike

Mr Pike

new school old school

new school old school

elvis king

elvis king

Traditional Skull Diamond Bones

Traditional Skull Diamond Bones

Floral rose design - stylised

Floral rose design - stylised

Skull Boy

Skull Boy

When Tacos Fly

When Tacos Fly