Jukan Tattoos Abstract Watercolor Awesomeness

Jukan Tattoos Abstract Watercolor Awesomeness

Jukan is a German tattoo artist who currently works at the Stilbruch Tattoo shop in Berlin, Germany. Jukan’s body art works are intriguingly abstract and yet they contain symbolic forms that are recognizable in the real world. Human hearts, animals, hourglasses and houses are all recognizable symbols that appear in Jukan’s tattoo designs. By representing […]

A fearsomely comic bear is the subject for this colorful abstract watercolor tattoo by Sven Groenewald

Scratchy Watercolor Tattoo Selection by Sven Groenewald

Groenewald’s tattoo style in reminiscent of Peter Aurisch’s body art works. This abstract, pencil and paint style of tattoo art is becoming very popular in Germany, especially in Berlin. Artists working in this style frequently create custom tattoos for their clients which means that the majority of these tattoos are unique to their owner. Unlike […]

A pixie character symbolizes childhood, innocence and imagination in this artistic tattoo by Ivana Belakova

Ivana Belakova Tattoos Paintings onto Skin

Slovakian tattoo artist Ivana Belakova got her first tattoo at the tender age of 16 in the back room of a pub. According to the artist, “It was so exciting, especially because I was under age at the time, and we didn’t really have any tattoo shops in Slovakia.  I was hiding it from my […]

A medieval fantasy jester gets an evil grin in this black and white tattoo by Robert Litcan

Photo Realistic Fantasy Tattoos by Robert Litcan

Robert Litcan is a tattoo artist based in Kilkenny, Ireland. Although Litcan produces tattoos in both color and black and white, the designs featured in this gallery are from his black ink collection. Robert Litcan ofen creates tattoo designs of mythological and fantasy characters like phoenix birds, fairies and dragons. Litcan has an eye for […]

Tattoo artist Jesse Smith paints a rabbit war in a new school art style

Awesome Tattoo Paintings by New School Artist Jesse Smith

Jesse Smith is an American tattoo artist who gained notoriety for his bright, bold new school tattoo designs. With a history in graffiti art, Jesse Smith’s style approaches the realm of cartoon tattoos with a perspective that is uniquely his own. Smith is very aware of people around him and the behaviors and attitudes exhibited […]

This stylish sunflower tattoo uses subdued colors but still apears fun and friendly

Stunning Sunflower Tattoos symbolize Happiness

The sunflower is one of the most recognizable sunflowers because its bright yellow shape is often depicted in children’s books and illustrations. This large, bright flower is a favorite decoration for household items because of its cheerful nature, and the same symbolism that makes it popular in the home is making it popular as a […]

A lion, mandala and impossible object illusions combine in this pointillism tattoo by Gregorio Marangoni

Animals, Illusions and Dot work Tattoos by Gregorio Marangoni

Gregorio Marangoni is a tattoo artist based in São Paulo, Brazil. Working only in black tattoo ink, Marangoni creates tattoos that have intricate details and lots of texture. To create the textures and details, Marangoni uses a combination of line work and dot work, using smooth lines to create and then shading and texturing the […]

The two dragons fighting in this tattoo design are positioned perfectly to form the features of a womans face

Optical Illusion Tattoos: Body Art that will Blow Your Mind

Optical illusions are art works or designs that trick the eye and the brain. Some illusions trick the viewer into believing that they are seeing something that isn’t actually there. Other illusions contain two images in the same picture; the first is seen easily but the second can only be found if you change the […]

Video of Felix Sanchez Carmona Tattooing a Colorful Phoenix Bird

Video of Felix Sanchez Carmona Tattooing a Colorful Phoenix Bird

Tattoo artist Felix Carmona tattoos a colorful phoenix bird in this tattoo progress video. The video begins halfway through the tattoo’s progress and follows the artist through to the end of the tattoo, revealing a few of the techniques that Carmona uses to add finishing touches to the design. The bright color tattoo inks will […]

A human heart and two human skulls appear with insects in this amazing tattoo design by Xenija

Xenija’s Tattoo Sketches promise to become Amazing Body Art

Xenija Woskresenskaja is an artist from the Eastern European country Belarus. Xenija designs tattoos in a variety of styles, some of which are influenced by existing styles such as Japanese and traditional. Both of these tattoo design styles require strong outlines and broad areas of color. This means that tattoos based on these designs are […]