Month: October 2013

    Butterfly Tattoo

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    The butterfly is a classic image in traditional tattooing. Depending on the design, a butterfly tattoo can look very feminine or tough as nails. The word "butterfly" in English is derived from the Dutch "boterschijte." Because butterflies have been known to hover around buckets of milk and butter, E...

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    Country Western Pin Up Tattoo

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    Yee haw! Got to do this super fun Country Western pin up tattoo. I'm sure I've said this many times before on this blog, but I absolutely love tattooing pin ups. This one was especially fun with the theme being Country Western. I'm not particularly fond of what that genre of music has become, but th...

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    Black Bird Lady Tattoo

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    I can't tell you how many times I've heard "put a bird on it" in reference to tattooing. There's something about birds as tattoos that just works so well. It adds movement to an otherwise fairly solid design. Mix that element with a pretty lady and you get a really fun tattoo. This was probably one...

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