Tattoo Artists You Really Should Get to Know: Philip Yarnell

Xavier in Tattoo Artists

Next one up is Philip Yarnell. You might have come across his name in our previous posts. He tattoos at Skynyard Tattoos in London, UK.

Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

If Alex Strangler is all about sugar, spice, everything nice and wicked, with Philip Yarnell, there's nothing sugary about this guy's art. While both are noticeably doing many traditional kinds of work, each has their distinct style.

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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell

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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

For instance, Yarnell's tattoos are heavy on dark imageries paired with bold lines and line work. He works best with black, it's what the guy does.

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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

But he can also kick ass with colour.

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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

Look at those geometrics.

Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

More kick-ass stuff.

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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

Portraits.

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Philip Yarnell
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Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

Some of his paintings.

Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell
Philip Yarnell

See more on Instagram @philipyarnelltattoos

Don't forget to drop me a message at xavierdevera2014@gmail.com if you're a Tattoodo artist with some impressive works on his belt or if you know tattoo artists who are just as talented.

Xavier

@Xavier

When she's not writing for Tattoodo, Xavier likes experimenting with art and organizing local music shows. We're kidding, she's probably asleep. Follow her on Instagram @claudia_strife

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