10 Japanese Traditional Tattoo Artists To Follow On Instagram
Japanese traditional tattoo artists are perpetuating the aesthetic of Japanese art and the tradition of Japanese traditional tattoo.
Some of these artists are indeed living in Japan, but this prominent tattoo style is also practiced worldwide. The traditional techniques of the tebori have often been replaced with machines, and the irezumis are not only seen on yakuzas. Japanese traditional tattoo is opening to modernity while Japan still has strict restrictions against tattooed people. But the art is what is important and the intricate and impressive pieces, full of mythology and spirituality are fascinating many Japan and ink lovers. This is just a quick look... Dan Arietti, UK.
Hae Wall, Korea @haewall
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Henning Jorgensen, Denmark @henning_royaltattoo
Henrik Grysbjerg, France @henriktattoo
Jess Yen, USA @jessyentattoo
Kenji Shigehara, Japan @kenji_shigehara_yktattoo
Kostas Tzikalagias, Greece @kostas_tzikalagias
Shige, Japan @shige_yellowblaze
Ueo, Switzerland @ueotattoo
Wen Ramen, Germany @wenramen