Stage One of My Dragon Back Piece

Reaper G

Premium
6 Feb 2011
148
N.e lincs
First Name
Paul g
photo.jpg

well after 5 hours im here it went well i would like to thank every one on the site i feel i have come on so much since finding you guys i have solved the ink splatter problems and my machine is tunned up and running lovely so hats of to you i would not of been able to have figured that out by myself has any one atempted a piece on a back i found certain areas were not taking as well i had to go in alot deeper in parts is that due to thicker parts of the skin? around the top of the neck and parts of the shoulder blade were the culprits i carn't wait to get to the shadding any help and feedback as always will help thanks again:clap::thumbsup:
 

MrSpoon

Premium
11 Jan 2011
227
Derby
First Name
Darren
looks fantastic so far, plenty of small scales to start off with and get used to the working area before going at the long curved lines etc, looks a nice piece to do actually, lines look clean and solid from what i can make out, but how on earth did you tattoo your own back :thumbsup: as for needing to go deeper around neck and shoulder... i haven't a clue but im guessing thats just the norm on the human skin? i know alot of members on here are used to the usual arm and leg but sure there must be members who have tattood neck and shoulder that can shed some light?
 

Reaper G

Premium
6 Feb 2011
148
N.e lincs
First Name
Paul g
sorry not my back im thick i no what i mean to say but never comes out the way it should :confused:



Remove Ads
 

Reaper G

Premium
6 Feb 2011
148
N.e lincs
First Name
Paul g
theres a pic of it drawn up in my album its black and grey with red eyes and a green ball take a peek i had fun putting the stencil on
 

Patrick

Premium Gold
18 Oct 2010
1,164
Media
6
Somerset
First Name
Patrick
Well done mate, as usual you have produced another brilliant piece. How long did it take to outline?:thumbsup:
 

MrSpoon

Premium
11 Jan 2011
227
Derby
First Name
Darren
oh aye looks good that does, what trouble did you come across with the stencil? not all transfer and had to freehand some?
 

j3rz3y1

Premium
21 Sep 2009
449
Media
57
Salem, NJ
First Name
Frank
Gender
Male
Realy nice work

Thats some realy nice work :clap: an as far as the neck an shaoulder blades go theresun beat makes the skin tougher in those areas he must wear tank tops in the summer but thats a realy nice piece of work you did there can't wait to see it finished :thumbsup: Ed
 

Patrick

Premium Gold
18 Oct 2010
1,164
Media
6
Somerset
First Name
Patrick
View attachment 770

well after 5 hours im here it went well i would like to thank every one on the site i feel i have come on so much since finding you guys i have solved the ink splatter problems and my machine is tunned up and running lovely so hats of to you i would not of been able to have figured that out by myself has any one atempted a piece on a back i found certain areas were not taking as well i had to go in alot deeper in parts is that due to thicker parts of the skin? around the top of the neck and parts of the shoulder blade were the culprits i carn't wait to get to the shadding any help and feedback as always will help thanks again:clap::thumbsup:

Hi Paul

Will you free-hand rest of tatt or can you get stencil to match up ok?
 

Reaper G

Premium
6 Feb 2011
148
N.e lincs
First Name
Paul g
Thats some realy nice work :clap: an as far as the neck an shaoulder blades go theresun beat makes the skin tougher in those areas he must wear tank tops in the summer but thats a realy nice piece of work you did there can't wait to see it finished :thumbsup: Ed

He does that makes sense thanks mate:thumbsup:
 

mxtattoo

Premium
15 Feb 2011
88
cheshire
First Name
Rob
tidy

looks awsome mate good lines and good size ! go big or go home Eh!. you done well to get it done in 5 hours. look forward to seeing the completed piece. by the way will you be using greywash to fill it ?
:clap::thumbsup:
 

barcode1973

Premium
5 Jan 2011
193
Liverpool
First Name
Lee
I have to agree with everyone that's a pretty impressive bit of linework. Could you possibly post a pic of a much smaller wobbly tat to make me feel less inadequate? :p
 

WilD

Premium
13 Jan 2011
451
UK
First Name
Dawn
Fab - U - Lous!!

well done you - and your mate for sitting 5 hours! (nice broad back/shoulders btw;))

Like everyone - can't wait to see the finished tat:thumbsup:

Think it has blown your mural business out of the water now - you will have a full diary of peeps waiting for your tattoo's!
 

Reaper G

Premium
6 Feb 2011
148
N.e lincs
First Name
Paul g
looks awsome mate good lines and good size ! go big or go home Eh!. you done well to get it done in 5 hours. look forward to seeing the completed piece. by the way will you be using greywash to fill it ?
:clap::thumbsup:

Yes I will grey wash all of it and colour the eyes there's a pic of the drawing in my album have a butchers thanks for the good feedback:thumbsup:
 
Top