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Classic Blackwork Tattoos by Mike Shaw

Classic Blackwork Tattoos by Mike Shaw

Tattoo Artists1 min Read

Old school designs and black ink are brought together beautifully by Mike Shaw.

If bold blackwork tattoos are what you're looking for then you've come to the right place. 

There's something about old school designs brought to life in black ink that just looks awesome, and Mike Shaw has the style down to a fine art. Tattooing from The Grand Illusion, Melbourne, Shaw has a beautiful traditional style that lends itself wonderfully to blackwork designs. From small quirky gap fillers to larger more elaborate designs, Shaw tattoos with a distinctive look you're bound to love. 

Bold and beautiful is the best way to describe Shaw's blackwork, but it's even better to show you. Take a look through these epic traditional blackwork tattoos and remember to show Shaw some support and love over on Instagram

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Robert Davies
Written byRobert Davies

Tattoodo Staff Writer and tattoo enthusiast. Lover of all things traditional and blackwork!

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