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+unabatedshagie

I've wanted a tattoo for about 10 years but I've no idea on what to get done, I keep on seeing things I kinda like on other people but I don't want to get something someone else has really.

I would like to get the names of my two sons on me somewhere but no idea where or what I want it to look like.

I've also never looked into getting one done so I've no idea even how to go about getting one.

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leesmithg

I don't have any personally however, my fianc? has lots.

Here are two as I didn't photo the others.

She has a total of 10 I think.

The oldest is the unicorn and all the pictures apart from here late parents are all her own drawings.

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CG-88

Go into a studio and ask to look at script if you want writing done, see what you like or what fits the names and go from there :)

And for anything else if you see something you like or 3 things you like that might fit together contact a studio and explain to the artist elements you like and let them design something for you if you dont want to pick something out of a book or get something someone else has already.

Where abouts are you based in Scotland btw +unabatedshagie?

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+unabatedshagie

Go into a studio and ask to look at script if you want writing done, see what you like or what fits the names and go from there :)

And for anything else if you see something you like or 3 things you like that might fit together contact a studio and explain to the artist elements you like and let them design something for you if you dont want to pick something out of a book or get something someone else has already.

Where abouts are you based in Scotland btw +unabatedshagie?

West coast, about 20 miles outside Glasgow.

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CG-88

Ah right I dont know anything about Glasgow tattoo studios. But what I posted is still relevent as to what to do. :)

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Roger H.

Cleaned out the off-topic comments!

Keep the pictures coming though. Lots of cool ones in here!

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sanctified

This thread has been silent for a few weeks. Lets revive it.

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Anibal P

Got this in Sept. on my Right inner bicep, first tattoo in 15 years:

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sanctified

Got this in Sept. on my Right inner bicep, first tattoo in 15 years:

That looks really nice. Based on a engraving I take?

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Anibal P

That looks really nice. Based on a engraving I take?

Based on the medallion we all got during Paratrooper training in the Army, St. Michael, the artist took a bad drawing and made this from it, it was originally to be more intricate and have color, but we both agreed that simplicity was the best option

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sanctified

Based on the medallion we all got during Paratrooper training in the Army, St. Michael, the artist took a bad drawing and made this from it, it was originally to be more intricate and have color, but we both agreed that simplicity was the best option

I agree. It really looks marvelous.

One ususally is more neutral about his own ink so believe me, your's gave me tattoo envy.

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Draaku

I have several tattoos...This is my most recent and plans are in place to complete my sleeve in the next couple of weeks.

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Barney T.

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Taken bout 4 years ago. Haven't got any pics bout new ones :(

Love your work!

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Nothing Here

I finally have a tattoo I can post about. I got this one last night.

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+Gary7

You do not want to see my body. :D

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Nothing Here

You do not want to see my body. :D

Come on Gary, let's see that cop badge you have tattooed on your backside. :woot: :rofl:

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sanctified

I have several tattoos...This is my most recent and plans are in place to complete my sleeve in the next couple of weeks.

This is awesome.

New pic for a hipster mag showing some new ink.

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Draconian Guppy

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New ink! Designed by myself with help of tattoo artist.

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firey

I don't have any tattoos yet. I plan on getting on with my sons full name in the shape of a B (his name is Brantley). But I'd like to get more, either to encircle it, or bring focus to it (almost like the B is a power core). I am not very creative though, I know what I like when I see it. kind of want something 3d-ish / abstract.

Going to go on my forearm, so easily covered w/ a long sleeve shirt.

If anyone has any ideas.. ;)

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Mando

currently awaiting my first appointment for my first tattoo, Gf has 1 on her left wrist black scroll & bluebell flowers, just paid the last amount for her next tatt for next month.

Shes wanting a sugar skull based one done, in memory of her dad who passed away last month. Going to cover her entire left forearm (inside)......

similar to http://inkarttattoos...kull-maiden.jpg

but with thistles or similar instead of the roses, dependant on wether or not the inkmaster can do it.

Im currently saving for my first, I want a Giger-esque left sleeve based on Li L

http://www.giger.cz/.../image_Li_I.jpg

@sanctified....sorry did you say all your tats are self done? as in you ink yourself? If so that's doubly impressive as they are sooo sharp, how the F do you tatt your "writing hand" so sharply???

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Dotdot

My 1st of many :)

Its my own design and am very very pleased with how its looking.

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Semtex

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Wow, do You know what is this?

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Detection

My 1st of many :)

Its my own design and am very very pleased with how its looking.

I`ll bet the tattooist loved you for that :laugh:

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musicman

My first one. I got it in December. As you can probably tell I'm into triathlon.

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