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Piggin Geisha


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Rob
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hi all i done this last night, now i am not making excuses but the piggy that i get from morrisons has loads of little holes in it and i am still having problems with stencils. but i don't think it turned out too bad ! let me know what you think! and be honest i can take it ?:thumbsup: and here are a couple i have done on rubber practice skins.
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there looking good rob i love the carp nice choice of colours i have the same problem with the pig skin its not the best but you done good looks well:clap:
 
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Hey Rob,
Really nice work mate,love the koi,brilliant piece of work....
One thing i noticed mate.....when colouring,make sure you work in small circles, you will get better coverage & blending,( i noticed all the needle marks are in straight lines)...keep up the good work.:clap:
 

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Love the Koi really good job nice selection and use of colours. I was having the same trouble with pig skin, i find it better now if wash in warm water and scrub the skins with one of those sponge scourers then a apply dettol which was reccomended by a few on here.

I also ask the butcher (at Morrisons for uncut Pig skin) which if you get there early enough they should have.

Hope this helps and keep up the good work.
 
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thank you

thanks for your comments and advice. i had trouble with the filling on the koi as it is on a rubber practice skin didn't like me doin'g little circles! and never got the time to colour the geisha unfortunatly. i dont get much time to tattoo so just do what i can when i can. thanks again, Rob.:thumbsup:
 

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Hi Rob,
they look really good:thumbsup: I struggle with the pig skin - so know what you mean, but you're doing great:clap:
 

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keep clean

Hi patrick i use plenty of vaseline whilst tattooing which helps slightly but once finished i clean them off with sergical spirit:thumbsup: but don't do this during the outline as it washes your stencil away !!
 
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thanks for your comments and advice. i had trouble with the filling on the koi as it is on a rubber practice skin didn't like me doin'g little circles! and never got the time to colour the geisha unfortunatly. i dont get much time to tattoo so just do what i can when i can. thanks again, Rob.:thumbsup:
If you are having probs getting the colour to go in on practice skin,just up the voltage a little bit...they are a lot tougher than real skin.
 
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