Decide whether you want your tattoo in black and gray, or full color. Any design or image you find can be altered, or the colors can be changed, use your imagination. Do a global search on Internet, the more specific you know the style you are looking for, the better return you will get. Be prepared searching for the particular tattoo design style you have in mind, don't get swamped by the overwhelming returns.
Granted it is a little saggy and faded now but he still has one on his forearm nonetheless. So the whole tribal tattoo and the growth in interest for Hawaiian designs have combined to make a hot and growing market for Hawaiian tattoos. This is really an up and coming thing and it not huge yet. However many tattoo artists are spotting the trend and jumping on it already.
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.