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Date: 08/29/13 03:40 PM

18 Responses to 37 Bad-Ass Tattoos–Real Works Of Art

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    fancylad Male 30-39
    18411 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 3:32 pm
    Link: 37 Bad-Ass Tattoos--Real Works Of Art - If you`re gonna get a tattoo, make sure it`s awesome.
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    Runemang Male 30-39
    2676 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 4:20 pm
    I never understood the appeal of that Warhol soup can. I drew a Budweiser label once in equal or better quality than that. Am I famous? Noooooooo!

    The girls back with the ... uh ... violin holes ... is awesome.
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    patchouly Male 40-49
    4747 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 4:42 pm
    Amazing! These are some top notch tats.
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    Jake_Justus Male 50-59
    7033 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 5:05 pm

    Imagine what the reaction would be if you took off your shirt at a Yakuza meeting and you had that Bob Ross tattoo on your back.
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    h2oxy Male 18-29
    306 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 5:20 pm
    @Runemand The correct term for the holes of that shape on the body of violins, cellos, violas and the like, is, believe it or not, `F-holes` ;)
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    RobSwindol Male 30-39
    2498 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 5:21 pm opposed to tattoos inspired by FAKE works of art?
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    turdburglar Male 30-39
    4563 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 5:23 pm


    There`s a way to make a better woman. Just add a couple more F-holes.
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    2L84ME Male 18-29
    208 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 6:56 pm
    The one with Frida is amazingly good. There are artists that would have a hard time recreating that with graphite or charcoal.
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    Ani187 Female 30-39
    4448 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 8:20 pm
    I have a Mucha piece on my left arm; La Musique.
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    35680 posts
    August 29, 2013 at 11:00 pm

    No. Copying art as a tattoo doesn`t make your tat art. If you have the same picture on a t-shirt is that t-shirt "art" ? ... No, of course not.

    These tats are, at best, pretentious snots trying to look like they are interested in objects d`art. At worst they`re just copies of other pictures permanently scratched into your skin.
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    spanz Male 50-59
    788 posts
    August 30, 2013 at 3:42 am
    wow, these are all so great. Good work artists. I love the Starry Night and the Hiroshige best
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    3002-3038 Female 18-29
    633 posts
    August 30, 2013 at 7:06 am
    Gerry.. shut the drat up. I don`t know if you have some personal issue with tattoo`s, but it`s their own damn skin, their own choice and it`s a hell of a lot better than most of the crap people get tattooed on their skin.

    Stop acting like a pretentious non-nice individual.
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    NNoamfer Male 18-29
    1216 posts
    August 30, 2013 at 9:36 am
    I hope to one day be able to produce works like those.
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    ferdyfred Male 40-49
    13515 posts
    August 30, 2013 at 2:38 pm
    Liking the masters tatts
    the scream tat is awesome
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    35680 posts
    August 30, 2013 at 9:06 pm

    @ 3002-3038 - You`re right, it is their skin. But my point is copying other peoples art doesn`t make your copy art. You want to look like a bad coloring book, fine. But don`t glorify it as "art" when it`s just graffilthy.
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    Magentab0b Female 30-39
    1467 posts
    August 31, 2013 at 5:52 am
    I see they`re using public domain stuff, I wouldn`t want to get sued either.
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    carmium Female 50-59
    6381 posts
    August 31, 2013 at 11:55 am
    Or... you could hang prints on your wall and they`ll still look good when you`re old and wrinkly. 8-)
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    liabach Male 40-49
    3242 posts
    September 2, 2013 at 10:09 pm
    wow, dada in tatoo format

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