Wavey

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I'm Wavey. From the UK. I've got 3 tattoos at the minute. two small ones on my leg, only got my first decent sized piece, on my forearm, last week, so going going through the healy peely process lol.

Been lurking on this site for a little bit and decided to join, to soak up ideas for more ink :)

Thanks

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Hello Wavey! I'm healing (but not yet peeling) too - I got my first forearm tattoo on Saturday, also a biggie, and have been looking like Pop-Eye the sailor man since then! Swelling seems to be going down today though.

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A colourful piece by Joe Frost. It's based on a tapestry I love, and is of an angel with fiery wings rescuing a woman from the jaws of a serpent. (!!) I will do a link to a picture of it but it might not appear; last time I linked to instagram I got automoderated. What about you?

- - - Updated - - -

http://instagram.com/p/Xf5ZSfoH59/

here it is! It took 8 hours at the scottish tattoo convention.

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thank you! I love yours too - really intricate and beautifully shaded - and that splash of vivid colour amongst the black and grey works really well. Who did it?

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Mine swelled up something fierce, too. Cabbage leaves and ice was a life saver!

What did you have done?

Ha! Me too. I had my elbow tattooed a couple of days ago and I got "swellbow." Its down now, but it was a sight.

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Mine swelled up something fierce, too. Cabbage leaves and ice was a life saver!

What did you have done?

Ahhh! I love the cabbage leaves :)

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Ha! Me too. I had my elbow tattooed a couple of days ago and I got "swellbow." Its down now, but it was a sight.

Oh I bet it's fun having a tattoo on a joint, having to bend and all

Ahhh! I love the cabbage leaves :)

They work wonders! :)

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Oh I bet it's fun having a tattoo on a joint, having to bend and all

They work wonders! :)

I wish I'd thought about cabbage leaves - never occurred to me. They'd fit an elbow nicely!

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I wish I'd thought about cabbage leaves - never occurred to me. They'd fit an elbow nicely!

They would fit extremely well! It wa a trick my Granddad showed me years a go, then I read about it on here :D

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