Some primitive tribes use tattooing as a rite of social status. The Maori, of New Zealand use tattooing primarily for this purpose. To the Maori, a person's Moko designs enhanced their prestige and show transition from one social status to another. At its highest level, Moko designs proclaimed the sacredness of chieftainship.
If your tattoo is to honor someone else or to express your strong feeling to your loved ones, think about the things they enjoy the most and what message you want to pass on. Talk to a tattoo artist whom you respect and ask for suggestions. You don't have to draw the image yourself, but express your true feeling to the tattoo artists and listen to their suggestions.
Showing how i draw traditional gypsy tattoo flash. I’m using Posca Marker for the lines and Copic Markers for the shading and coloring. Music by Spike’s Vibes …
Whereas with your local tattoo parlor the artist doesn't have to compete for your business with other artists and often will not work as hard to please you with the design. All of these factors help in getting the perfect custom tattoo design of your dreams.