New school tattoos tend to be more whimsical and outlandish than old school or traditional tattoos. There are no real limitations or rules when it comes to old school. Forced perspective, exaggerated proportions, giant eyes, and loud colors are all elements that are often seen in new school tattoos. For the tattoo enthusiast who truly wants something different, this tattoo style perfect fits that unique bill. Are you contemplating a new tattoo and want something that no one else has? A new school tattoo might be for you. Check out these 10 Funkiest New School Tattoos for inspiration and ideas:
This fantastic owl looks very cool among the black and red roses. He has a heart locket in his chest, and a somewhat disheveled black top hat.
The colors on this Buddha inspired full sleeve are vibrant and eye-catching. The other elements are quite Zen but exciting at the same time with this new school composition.
We gave you a twofer for this entry. A cute large headed green peacock with only 3 fancy feathers on its tail, and a pink sugar skull complete with an orange flower, purple bow, and a golden crown upon her head.
A pink octopus? Yes, that’s correct! This guy loves swimming on this tattoo wearer’s upper arm.
This new school skull and bee are astoundingly beautiful and mysterious.
Zombies anyone? This cute blue zombie makes quite an impression.
The heart can sometimes feel like a grenade. This new school red heart grenade tattoo shows what that feeling is like perfectly.
A raven dressed new school pinup is perfectly in place on this tattoo enthusiast. What a lovely sight!
A mix of all things girly and cute, including a lollipop, cupcakes, flowers, and Hello Kitty! It is girly with an edge though, as seen with the broken hearts and skull on top of the said cupcake.
This mad cat scientist does not look like he has good plans for the poor mouse who is climbing the DNA ladder. It is like a much creepier version of Tom and Jerry. Nicely done!