Brian Blalock Gladiator Tattoo in Time-Lapse Part 1

 In Video

Check out part 1 of this awesome Gladiator tattoo piece done by Bian Blalock here at Mantra tattoo in Lakewood, Colorado. Brian is an incredible artist who specializes in black & grey and realism tattoos. The first session of this tattoo lasted 2 hours and we compiled it all into a time-lapse video where it speeds up the course of the video so you can watch everything that goes into the entire process of a tattoo, in just a few short minutes! Check his portfolio out under his artist profile for more awesome work!

Gladiator tattoos are not a main stream tattoo design but there is a popularity for the tattoo. Gladiator tattoo designs are commonly worn by men. The g;adiator tattoo can also hold symbolic value to the men that where this tattoo design. One of the great things about gladiator tattoo designs is the fact that they can come in a variety of different styles and designs. Gladiators were slave warriors who fought for honor to survive. This holds great meaning when translating it into a tattoo. Gladiator tattoo designs can also portray a variety of different weapons and appropriate attire which also holds symbolic value for a tattoo.

Come down to the shop to speak with one of our artists or check out our portfolios and get your new tattoo started today! The shop is open every day and we welcome walk-ins! Keep up with our videos by following our youtube channel here:

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Thanks for looking!