Traditional style tattoos designs using heavy blacks contours with minimal color and a lot of black shades. So usually are darker in appearance and the choice of colors is limited to simple colors like medium blue, green, red and yellow. The colors are used in blocks with very few details. Moreover, they are decorated describing any type appears as a two-dimensional shape, without three-dimensional depth.
Traditional style tattoos designs generally not much complicity, because they were made years ago, with less advanced equipment and tattoos were done quickly at the lowest prices. Many of the traditional tattoo designs are featuring designs and military and nautical themes, such as marine and military men were the primary customers of the tattoo. This traditionally has maintained its popularity over the years, because of its historical importance, clearly legible and the simplicity of traditional American roots.
To make real Traditional style tattoos designs, tattoo artists should work with a set of rules that will make them truly traditional tattoos. These rules apply mainly on some models and themes and how these may be colored or designed. For their traditional artists use the basic pioneering work respected and well-known of this style, like Sailor Jerry Collins, Don Ed Hardy and Lyle Tuttle. This is why many traditional views are taken directly or interpreted from sheets of tattoo designs prepared for mass replication, known as “flash”.
Collectors who wish to get a real tattoo and fully customized “traditional” should be aware of the strict guidelines of these tattoo designs involve. So it is advisable to choose a tattoo artist who is familiar with these guidelines and can give the traditional tattoo with a touch of yourself or of an artist. If you do not pay attention to this aspect of the traditional tattoo designs, a person can end up with a “disconnect” or tattoo “fake” traditional, to be seized by all the experts in the art of tattoo. Of course, this may not be important for you at all.