The history of Traditional Tattoos

The history of Traditional Tattoos

The classic American tattoo style, known as traditional or Americana style, has been making a popular comeback.

 

Roses, swallows, panthers, skulls and daggers are enjoying a revival on the skin of those who appreciate the emotive, romantic side of tattoos – less mystical and tribal but more authentic and instinctive.
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, Mike “Rollo” Malone, Dan Higgs, Chris Conn, Theo Mindell, Mike Pike, Civ, Bert Krak, Tim Lehi, Scott Sylvia and Jeff Rassier are just some of the American artists who have maintained and perfected this style over the past few years, leading to its current popularity all over the world.

In Italy Marco Pisa, Gianmaurizio Fercioni and Mino Spadacini have been producing the style ever since they first started tattooing.

THE TATTOO STYLE WHICH UNITES THE USA AND EUROPE
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Tattoo Artist Gallery: Chaim Machlev

Tattoo Artist Gallery: Chaim Machlev

Chaim Machlev, article and photo gallery in Tattoo.1 Tribal #79   From Israel to Berlin to learn the art of tattooing. Chaim Machlev does not have a typical artistic background. He studied IT and psychology and had no plans whatsoever to become a tattoo artist. In fact, he was quite...

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Tattoo artist gallery: Marie Kraus

Tattoo artist gallery: Marie Kraus

Marie Kraus, article and photo gallery in Tattoo.1 Tribal #70 Marie Kraus works at Our Future Tattoo in Brno, in the Czech Republic. Her first experience with the tattoo machine, as a tattoo artist, was about six years ago. Her meetings with tattooists and artists such as Fishero, David Klvac,...

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