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Nautical tattoos

Express your love for the ocean with stunning nautical tattoo designs. Discover top ideas to showcase your passion for the sea and set sail on a new adventure.
Traditional Nautical Tattoo, Traditional Tattoo Meanings, Traditional Sailor Tattoos, Traditional Ship Tattoo, American Traditional Tattoos, Traditional Tattoo Animals, Traditional Viking Tattoos, Traditional Tattoo Old School, Traditional Tattoo Sleeve

Tall ship sailor-turned-cartoonist Lucy Bellwood's gorgeous "The Art of the Sailor" is an informative guide to the meaning of sailor tattoos. It first appeared in Vancouver Maritime Museum's traveling exhibit,…

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Emilka Choderska
Traditional Nautical Tattoo, Traditional Sailor Tattoos, Traditional Tattoo, Navy Tattoos, Elbow Tattoos, Sleeve Tattoos, Old Sailor Tattoos, Nautical Tattoo Sleeve, Vintage Nautical Tattoo

Standing out among a variety of styles and techniques, aesthetics, and traditions, perhaps nothing is more recognizable in the tattooing world than the sailor tattoo. Steeped in maritime lore and echoing a chorus of sea shanties across well-navigated oceans, the relationship between sailors and their ink has earned its place in the identity of modern Americana.

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Mike Garcia