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Offline Sliverslinger

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New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« on: August 14, 2013, 07:27:17 PM »
This is my first tat. I waited 31 years to get it. It is sort of a tribute to my dad who passed away a couple weeks ago, since he introduced me to my biggest passions besides my family - elk hunting and the outdoors. I think it turned out pretty darn good!
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2013, 07:28:55 PM »
It's a very unique, awesome tat. Cool!
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #2 on: August 14, 2013, 07:34:28 PM »
Nice, don't get in the habit of shaving ur legs tho :chuckle:
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #3 on: August 14, 2013, 08:40:49 PM »
Very cool tat! I want my next one to be outdoor related!
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #4 on: August 14, 2013, 08:41:54 PM »
Good artist. 

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #5 on: August 14, 2013, 08:49:11 PM »
Very nice
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #6 on: August 14, 2013, 09:11:53 PM »
looks good !
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #7 on: August 14, 2013, 09:17:28 PM »
looks nice :tup: :tup:
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #8 on: August 14, 2013, 10:20:48 PM »
Pretty sweet. How bad did it hurt

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #9 on: August 14, 2013, 10:24:37 PM »
It wasnt incredibly comfortable, especially in the back. I don't understand those people who say it is fun to get a tattoo. Feels like getting snapped with a rubber band 500 times to me.
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #10 on: August 14, 2013, 10:28:25 PM »
That's exactly how I feel. After my second tattoo, I called it quits

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #11 on: August 14, 2013, 10:32:32 PM »
 :tup: Dude thats *censored*ing Awesome

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #12 on: August 14, 2013, 10:55:38 PM »
Two of mine are inside of my biceps not the best feeling in the world! Hear the ribs an feet hurt the most..


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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #13 on: August 14, 2013, 11:33:00 PM »
Awsome tat  8)
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #14 on: August 15, 2013, 06:36:32 AM »
Looks fantastic.
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #15 on: August 15, 2013, 07:29:17 AM »
Sweet



I am one of those sick twisted individuals who loves the pain of a tattoo....mmmm
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #16 on: August 15, 2013, 07:32:15 AM »
I like it. Simple and clean. Good lines. It should look good for many years.
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #17 on: August 15, 2013, 08:09:39 AM »
I'm not usually a fan of tribal but that is an awesome tat.  Very talented artist.

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #18 on: August 15, 2013, 08:51:11 AM »
I like it and your motivation for getting it.
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #19 on: August 15, 2013, 09:20:02 AM »
Sweet Tat!
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #20 on: August 15, 2013, 09:24:43 AM »
Nice  :tup:
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #21 on: August 15, 2013, 09:36:06 AM »
I like it a lot.
Who drew it?
My next tat is gonna be hunting related.
As for the pain. My chest tat barely hurt, but the o e on my spine & shoulder HURT

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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #22 on: August 15, 2013, 09:37:44 AM »
Now why did you have to go and do that to yourself, you just ruined your chances of making a decent living and are only thinking of the now and not the future..better apply for your EBT card today... :chuckle:
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Seriously, nice tat..
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #23 on: August 15, 2013, 10:04:32 AM »
Now why did you have to go and do that to yourself, you just ruined your chances of making a decent living and are only thinking of the now and not the future..better apply for your EBT card today... :chuckle:
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Seriously, nice tat..
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Re: New Tattoo! - Tribal Elk
« Reply #24 on: August 15, 2013, 10:07:48 AM »
I like it a lot.
Who drew it?
My next tat is gonna be hunting related.
As for the pain. My chest tat barely hurt, but the o e on my spine & shoulder HURT

I don't know who drew it. I found it on line as a drawing and spent about a year thinking about it and trying to find someone who had already done it as a tattoo. I never did find anyone else with anything like it so it passed the unique test. Sean at Phantom tattoo in Centralia did the work.
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