Stick and poke tattoos are trendy and will continue to be so. Also known as stick-and-poke, hand-poke, machine-free, prison-style, or S&P, tattoos are created without modern tattoo guns and instead rely on the artist’s handiwork, literally.
Stick And Poke Tattoo Ideas
- Small Stick And Poke Tattoo Ideas
Stick and poke is a practice that many cultures around the world have used. It dates back to Ancient Egyptians. This tattoo style is easy to do yourself and allows you to experiment with ink and a needle.
Some designs can be very simple, while others are more detailed. Professional tattoo artists prefer to stick and poke tattooing over modern mechanized techniques. Stick and poke tattoos are less durable than tattoos that were applied with a gun.