Tattoo Design is my specialty! I've been a Tattoo Artist for many years. I enjoy illustrating in a classic Tattoo Style the best. Please participate in my Tattoo Design Blog. I would value your photos, discussions and suggestions. If you would like a custom Tattoo Designed, you can contact me at andy@andynortnik.com and I would be happy to give you an affordable quote for a Custom Tattoo. In the mean time, please joing the conversation and post your thoughts, photos and comments here! Feel free to talk amungst yourselves ;)

Friday, April 2, 2010

Tattoo Design - Cherry Tattoo

I just finished this one up. It's a play off of the old Cherry Tattoo Design. The Tattoo Lettering and Tattoo Banner art was really fun to draw! Check out some of my Tattoo Designs by clicking this link: Tattoo Design
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Tattoo Design - Skull Tattoo Design

Here's a new one. A skull with blue and yellow flames! This one really pops and I think would make a good T-Shirt or decal too! You can check out many of my Tattoo Designs by clicking this link: Tattoo Design
Skull Tattoo

Tattoo Design - Rockabilly Star Tattoo Design

Here's one for the Rockabilly music lovers! I just added this new classic wester Star Tattoo Design to my collection. You can check out several of my Tattoo Design images here: Tattoo Design
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Tattoo Design - Swallow Tattoo Design

Here's a new Tattoo Design I just added to my collection. It's a classic Swallow Tattoo in vintage style. I hope you like it! You can check out all of my Tattoo Designs by clicking this link: Tattoo Design
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Vital Considerations when Choosing Angel Tattoo Designs

Probably some of the most popular and most endearing symbols or images used in modern contemporary body art forms are angel tattoo designs. Humanity, whatever race, religion or creed people may be in, have long been enamored with angels and what they represent and it is for this reason why people would want permanent representations of these heavenly beings on their bodies.

However, certain considerations should first be taken to ensure that you will end up with something that you truly want and are happy with. The following discusses some of these considerations with the aim of providing a basic guideline for selecting the best tattoo designs that you would cherish for the rest of your life.

Why Choose Angel Tattoo Designs in the First Place?

Angels are heavenly beings that are recognized by almost all major religions, spiritual movements and even paranormal enthusiasts in the world. It is this fascination for the spiritual realm that makes angel tattoos one of the all-time favorite designs - whatever your gender or race may be.

Another reason why angels have become very popular tattoo designs is because of what angels may symbolize or represent in people’s lives. Aside from being ultimate symbols of goodness, innocence and purity, angels can also represent certain important aspects, elements or events in people’s lives. Various designs of angel tattoos may mean different things to different people, so it is vital that you get all these things and considerations ironed out before committing to this permanent design.

Choosing Angel Tattoo Designs: Important Considerations to Take

The following discusses some of these considerations that are vital in the selection process and help ensure that you get the perfect angel design.

* Establish what your angel tattoo design would mean

Knowing what you would like your angel tattoo to represent is the first vital step above all else in the selection process. There is a whole array of meanings behind each design and it would be wise to familiarize yourself among these designs which include: guardian angels, angel wings (only), cherubs, mighty archangels, memorial angels (to commemorate a lost loved one), fallen angels and even an angel of death.

* Establish the size of the design you want

Angel tattoo designs not only have different meanings behind the symbols but they would also vary greatly in the sizes that people would want them portrayed. Some designs may not be rendered well if the size is too small, or may be dull or plain enough is rendered in a bigger size.

* Establish the location for the angel tattoo

The location to where you want your angel to appear is also an important consideration in choosing a design that would match or fit well in that location. Some angel designs may be too simple if tattooed on a wide area on a person’s back, while others may be too complicated to place in an arm or leg.

* Establish the artist or shop who will render your tattoo

Certain angel designs that are too intricate or complicated may need a really skilled tattoo artist. If this is what you have in mind, it is very important that you have established an understanding with your artist, whether he is completely capable of rendering the design or not before committing yourself to his needle.

Angels and angelic symbols are great themes or designs for tattoos and have long been favorites among enthusiasts from around the world. However, it is important to note certain considerations as outlined above among others, to ensure that you’ll have the perfect angel tattoo designs worthy enough to be permanently etched on your bodies.

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