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.





Bird

Bird

Butterfly

Butterfly

Arrows

Arrows

Traditional anchor and waves

Traditional anchor and waves

Compass

Compass

Shark Pain

Shark Pain

Swallows

Swallows

Nintendo Old School

Nintendo Old School

Roses and 1950s mic half sleeve design

Roses and 1950s mic half sleeve design

Love sparrow

Love sparrow

Wolf bite

Wolf bite

Skull with a vertical boner

Skull with a vertical boner

Old shoold Shark

Old shoold Shark

Eagle head

Eagle head

Crossbones

Crossbones

Acorn

Acorn

Kraken attacking ship, mermaid looks on

Kraken attacking ship, mermaid looks on

flower

flower

flower Sphinx

flower Sphinx

Ray Gun

Ray Gun

swallow

swallow

Old School Roses, Horseshoe + Diamonds

Old School Roses, Horseshoe + Diamonds

Gun Tattoo

Gun Tattoo

Girl with fans

Girl with fans

Rose & Spiderweb Tattoo

Rose & Spiderweb Tattoo

Thug Life Anchor

Thug Life Anchor

Building Freedom

Building Freedom

Come here Marine

Come here Marine

Zombie Pinup #3

Zombie Pinup #3

New school Grim

New school Grim