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Newbie...Tribal chest cover up

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You have an already huge piece of black. I don't see much hope in a cover up unless you consider tattooing the entire front side of your entire torso. Which would look killer.

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That's not gonna take care of it. And you're gonna have a huge tattoo no matter what. Why don't you go see the person that did that hannya? Best advice for this job is to walk into a shop and talk an artist.

Internet advice on this is barely helpful at best. Someone needs to spend a few minutes drawing on you with some markers.

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Silhouette wasn't the proper term, I meant "negative space"...Something like this:

kemp-tattoo.jpg

I like that piece, Jun Cha on Matt Kemp I think..

as much as I like the tat it wouldn't work as a cover up as your artwork is already so black..

'white' tribal is probably the worst thing to try and cover up, if I was you, go the laser route, then go for the cover up..

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