From Art to Ink - The History of Tattoo styles

Published on: 29 May 2019


There are many styles of artwork that we specialise in here at Victims. Each artist has their own flare in different areas.

Traditional Artwork; 

Traditional tattoo styles centre around bright colours and bold lines. 

Iconic designs feature roses, anchors, lady heads and love hearts. Sailor Jerry, Don Ed Hardy, Bert Grimm and Lyle Tuttle are some artists who explicitly use traditional styling and developed the Traditional trend.

Here are some iconic designs from Ed Hardy and Bert Grimm;

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Our Victims of Ink artist Mickey Lostia, specialises in the Traditional art form.

Here are two examples of Mickey’s traditional work; 

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If you would like to have your own Traditional design created, book a free consultation with our artists today at Victims of Ink!
We’re open Monday - Friday, 11am-8pm. 

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