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.





Till Death Do Us Part

Till Death Do Us Part

traditional Japanese 3/4 sleave

Traditional Japanese 3/4 Sleave

Bombs Away

Bombs Away

Traditional Swallows Carpe Diem

Traditional Swallows Carpe Diem

Time Flies make it Count

Time Flies Make It Count

scaredy cat

Scaredy Cat

craved nautical star

Craved Nautical Star

Celtic Cross Knight

Celtic Cross Knight

heart

Heart

Skulls & roses

Skulls & Roses

Heart and Dagger

Heart And Dagger

Bad Luck Wind 1

Bad Luck Wind 1

bombs away

Bombs Away

anchor

Anchor

Pirate Ship

Pirate Ship

Butterfly

Butterfly

Lighthouse and Compass

Lighthouse And Compass

crocodile vs shark

Crocodile Vs Shark

Grace and Honor Seafaring Tattoo

Grace And Honor Seafaring Tattoo

Vintage old school style traditional sailor jerry Mermaid tattoo design

Vintage Old School Style Traditional Sailor Jerry Mermaid Tattoo Design

Hyena

Hyena

Grenade tattoo

Grenade Tattoo

Traditional Purple Rose with Swirls Tattoo

Traditional Purple Rose With Swirls Tattoo

Harry Potter collage

Harry Potter Collage

Old School  Tattoo

Old School Tattoo

Antique hand mirror

Antique Hand Mirror

Memento Mori

Memento Mori

Southern Rebel Bell

Southern Rebel Bell

Zombie sailor

Zombie Sailor

I know I don't know anything

I Know I Don't Know Anything