Tattoo Types Description

Tattoo House Nepal specializes in every kind of tattoos: from a traditional art to current trend of watermark, from your own custom design to any abstract are, we are here at your service. To help you out here are some types of tattoos that you might be interested in.


Traditional tattoos

Traditional styled tattoos are classic ones known for its bold lines, bright colors and iconic designs. Roses, anchors, and heads of beautiful ladies are some examples of traditional tattoos. It is one of the most well-known and beloved aesthetics within the tattoo community. These tattoos depict a stunning art and history of the tattoo as well. It will be best for those who have a taste for classic-things.

Watercolor tattoos

Watercolors are the current trend of tattoos. It is very much in demand, especially for the recent generation of tattoo lovers. It is exactly like what it sounds: rendered with a brush dabbled in watery pastels. It will be best for you if you are looking for something fun and interesting to match your style.



Realism is a popular genre for tattooing that has increasingly refined throughout the year. In this style of tattoo, you can find an intense color and black and grey portraits of your favorite celebrity. You can also get a realistic depiction of nature or anything you want.


Illustrative style is a very vast subject on tattooing. It is inspired by so many techniques and art movements. It is a versatile style that includes abstract expression, etching, engraving and even fine line calligraphy. Artist can get creative in illustrative-design blending their own aesthetic to create a whole new style of their own.


Neo-traditional is another popular design that is also an evolution of the traditional style of tattooing. Like the traditional style, it had pronounced linework and vibrant colors. However, it has an illustrative feature in it. This style is known for lush and decorative details as well as the use of natural imagery of floras and faunas.


It is a very broad category in the tattoo style that includes any body art created using black ink only. It is that style where most of the experimentation occurs. This genre features a variety of design, from ancient sacred geometry to modern abstract ornamental design to detailed illustrative pieces, blackwork covers a wide variety of tattoo designs.

New School

Although it is referred to as New School, it rose into prominence in the late 80s and early 90s. And now it has made even more fan-base for its defining and funny quality. It has a cartoonish and wacky style that features caricatures and other exaggerated figures. You can also say that it is a comic style tattoo.