Tattoo gun is what we have tasted till now, but there are many other wonderful techniques present in different parts of the world. Though these techniques are not famous, the depth, precision and features these techniques provide are simply breathtaking.
Hand-powered instruments are used by tattoo artists in Samoa to make tattoos on the body. Combs made of pig teeth and other organic substances are used as tools. The pigments used are also natural usually a mixture of water and the ashes of candlenuts or burnt lama nuts.
The Japanese traditional tattooing technique is called Irezumi. The quality of the art by this hand-powered method, using western machines, is matchless. The unique designs can’t be reproduced by a tattoo gun. If you really want to have a striking impact of colorful dragons and Samurai, this is the technique for you.