Tattoo - Visual Art Form

SWINGING DICK!

SWINGING DICK!

SWINGING DICK!

So I arrived in San Diego last week with a few slots available to tattoo. The first day I walked into Five Two Tattoo there was this fella...
by Unknown , at 11:09 PM , have

Hoot of Gold

Hoot of Gold

Hoot of Gold

Ryan Hadley. That's the 300th post on this blog. Lordy.
by Unknown , at 4:48 AM , have

The Lower Back Tattoo aka The Notorious “Tramp Stamp”

The Lower Back Tattoo aka The Notorious “Tramp Stamp”

The Lower Back Tattoo aka The Notorious “Tramp Stamp”

So I was in Vegas this weekend, casually walking around the strip with a yard long cup filled with a frozen alcohol beverage. The s...
by Unknown , at 6:22 AM , have

Bury The Hoot-chet

Bury The Hoot-chet

Bury The Hoot-chet

"heres a pic of a kinda different owl tattoo i did" - you ain't kidding, Mike Adair!
by Unknown , at 4:37 AM , have

Hoot Canal

Hoot Canal

Hoot Canal

Owl-tacular, Leah Moule!
by Unknown , at 7:12 AM , have

The Hoot Chick

The Hoot Chick

The Hoot Chick

Jessi Lawson
by Unknown , at 2:48 AM , have

Hoots On Fire

Hoots On Fire

Hoots On Fire

A quick reader submission round-up coming up... Miles sent in the above, not bad for a first tattoo! done by Ronnie Grizard of Modern Body T...
by Unknown , at 2:42 AM , have

BATTLE FOR THE BRAIN!!

BATTLE FOR THE BRAIN!!

BATTLE FOR THE BRAIN!!

I dropped this piece off about 2 weeks ago in Miami beach for the first annual Tattoolapalooza. I stayed super busy and got to hang out wit...
by Unknown , at 2:46 PM , have

Back Neck Tattoo: Swallow Tattoo

Back Neck Tattoo: Swallow Tattoo

Back Neck Tattoo: Swallow Tattoo

Upper back and neck tattoo of a swallow and cross tattoo design . " Swallow Tattoo " originally uploaded by Nowhere Fast Tattoo.
by Unknown , at 12:32 PM , have

Skull Tattoo Galleries 4

Skull Tattoo Galleries 4

Skull Tattoo Galleries 4

Skull and Flames Skull flowers tattoo Cool skull tattoo Grateful Dead Tattoo Skull with Roses Skull back tattoo Top hat skull tattoo Skull a...
by Unknown , at 12:13 PM , have

Have A Hoot

Have A Hoot

Have A Hoot

Dan sent this submission in - the Kepora Gebora Owl from Zelda, done by Mikey Sarrat at High Noon Tattoo, Pheonix, AZ.
by Unknown , at 6:23 AM , have

Digital v Analogue

Digital v Analogue

Digital v Analogue

Apparent Technology Luddite warning! (though, in such a medium as a blog this is a nice irony) One of the problems with digital is it is ver...
by Unknown , at 5:38 PM , have

IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD!!

IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD!!

IT'S ALL IN YOUR HEAD!!

The pieces posted below were created for a show called "Pint Size Paintings". We were given two 2"X3" canvas' and t...
by Unknown , at 2:02 PM , have

Hoot Attack Man

Hoot Attack Man

Hoot Attack Man

A Tattooist submission from Julia Seizure, Star Crossed Tattoo, Hong Kong.
by Unknown , at 3:37 AM , have

Hoot Rod

Hoot Rod

Hoot Rod

Julius sent in this excellent submission, can't have been easy to sit through. As he explains, 'this is a tattoo on my ribcage of an...
by Unknown , at 3:36 AM , have

Hoot to Trot

Hoot to Trot

Hoot to Trot

Di sent in this owl, done by by artist Chad Weigert of Why Not Tat2's, Kirksville, MO
by Unknown , at 3:35 AM , have

Old School Script Letters Tattoo

Old School Script Letters Tattoo

Old School Script Letters Tattoo

" Old School Script Letter Tattoo " originally uploaded by by Benoit.P.
by Unknown , at 12:06 PM , have

2nd Draft Joy - plus, off topic: Parallel Importation Folly

2nd Draft Joy - plus, off topic: Parallel Importation Folly

2nd Draft Joy - plus, off topic: Parallel Importation Folly

I am feeling pretty good having just handed in the first 20 chapters of the 2nd draft of Book 3 (with about 7 or so to go) to my editor, Ce...
by Unknown , at 3:44 AM , have

Foot Tattoos: Hibiscus and Turtle Tattoo

Foot Tattoos: Hibiscus and Turtle Tattoo

Foot Tattoos: Hibiscus and Turtle Tattoo

Foot tattoo of a beautiful hibiscus flower and Hawaiian honu turtle. The turtle is colored heavily in black ink creating a great tribal lo...
by Unknown , at 1:20 PM , have

Tribal Butterflies

Tribal Butterflies

Tribal Butterflies

Cute tribal butterflies & a small tribal dragonfly tattoo . " Tribal Butterflies " Tattoo originally uploaded by Diogo Araujo...
by Unknown , at 12:18 PM , have

Hoot Cross Bun

Hoot Cross Bun

Hoot Cross Bun

One of the best ever reader submissions next I think, from Joy, done by Dean Williams at Elm Street Tattoo in Dallas, TX.
by Unknown , at 3:19 AM , have

Wherever I lay my hoot

Wherever I lay my hoot

Wherever I lay my hoot

Another reader submission (I'm catching up, I'm now at the one submitted at the start of July!?!) from Andrew this time.
by Unknown , at 3:18 AM , have

Hoot The Breeze

Hoot The Breeze

Hoot The Breeze

This barn owl was sent in by Leslie, done by Brian Morris.
by Unknown , at 3:17 AM , have

Hip Hip Hootay

Hip Hip Hootay

Hip Hip Hootay

Reader submission from 'Harsh', from Kazan in Russia, done by his friend 'Leprechaun'. We're certainly not in Kansas any...
by Unknown , at 3:15 AM , have

Skull Tattoo Galleries 3

Skull Tattoo Galleries 3

Skull Tattoo Galleries 3

Skull and Keys Tattoo V8 Skull Tattoo Winged Skull Tattoo Pirate Skull Tattoo Art Rebel Skull Tattoo Sugar Skull Crossbones Tattoo Funky Sku...
by Unknown , at 11:48 AM , have

Parachoot

Parachoot

Parachoot

Sorry, I've been getting well behind with posts, I'll make a concerted effort to catch up with reader submissions asap. However, the...
by Unknown , at 8:04 AM , have

Beyond the Half-Continent.

Beyond the Half-Continent.

Beyond the Half-Continent.

Here is a (very!) rough prototype scribble of the possible formation of landmasses about the Half-Continent, a fair part of the southern la...
by Unknown , at 6:37 PM , have

Skull Sleeve Tattoos

Skull Sleeve Tattoos

Skull Sleeve Tattoos

Black and gray sleeve tattoo designs with skull. " Skull Sleeve Tattoos " Tattoo, originally uploaded by bodhibosatsu . Technora...
by Unknown , at 1:04 PM , have