Traditional Tattoos by Minneapolis Tattooer Jason Walstrom

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Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing Tattoo

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Pelle sub agnina latitat mens saepe lupina: Under a sheep’s skin often hides a wolfish mind. I recently had the pleasure of making this wolf in sheep's clothing tattoo on Ben. This is a nice change of pace from all the other wolf tattoos I've made recently...not that I ever would get sick of wolf ta...

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Hand and Rose Tattoo

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My good friend Maren recently got her first tattoo from me after many years. I was super excited to do this hand and rose tattoo on her, she is off to a great start in collecting tattoos. Next up for her is a lady head with some flowers and arrows tattooed on her shoulder, it's gonna be a good one!...

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Pretty lady with a sharp dagger

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Here's a fun one I got to tattoo on Justin. I'm sure I've written many times over how much I love to tattoo lady faces and daggers, so you can imagine the joy that washed over my face when Justin came in with this idea. I tattooed this one quite some time ago, so naturally it takes me 6 months to po...

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Native Beauty

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I got to tattoo this pretty native gal on Marissa not too long ago. This is by far in my top five favorite things to tattoo. Native American imagery is especially enjoyable to tattoo as it conjures up feelings of old Americana. My only real qualm with it is it frequently walks the line between being...

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Red Headed Pin Up Girl Tattoo

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This lovely gal is tattooed on my client, Jason. Jason has been an exemplary client, giving me lots of freedom in designing his tattoos. In this case he wanted a pin up girl tattoo, and being that he is a very proud red head, we had  to give her some bright red hair and freckles.Thanks Jason for bei...

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Lion Tattoo

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Happy Thanksgiving! Here is a lion tattoo that I made on my very old friend, Jake. I love the lion as a tattoo design, it's such a powerful image. Really any fierce predator works so well as a tattoo design, but specifically big cats are the best. I'm surprised you don't see many traditional lion ta...

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Dagger Tattoos

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Once again I let quite a bit of time slip by without posting on here, so still playing catch up. Here we have a couple dagger tattoos that I tattooed last spring. Dagger tattoos are some of my favorite images in the tattoo world as they are so versatile and can pretty much be worked into any design,...

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