Choosing a tattoo is more than just thinking about what phrase or image you want. There are tons of artistic styles to consider, from biomechanical to photorealist to fine line, just to name a few. Browse the gallery below to see some examples.
Our Guide to Tattoo StylesView Gallery
All tattoos by Darren Rosa of Rising Dragon Tattoos. Special thanks to our model, Russ Romano.View Gallery
Tattoo by Xavier Alvarez of Sins & Needles Tattoo. Special thanks to our model, Eloise Garcia.View Gallery
New American Traditional
Tattoo of ladies with snakes by Chuck Daly of Brooklyn Ink Tattoo. Other tattoos by Will Sheldon and Ryan Cooper Thompson. Special thanks to our model, Russ Barnett.View Gallery
Black and Gray
Eagle tattoo by Amanda Blodøks. Special thanks to our model, Tommi Forsström.View Gallery
Special thanks to our model, Noah Blough.View Gallery
Special thanks to our model, Eloise Garcia.
Instagram Artists to Follow for Inspiration
Even if you’re already set on something, it never hurts to look around. We’ve rounded up some of the top tattoo artists on Instagram in no particular order—celebrity clients not required.