2015-10-07 Tattooing has come a long way since the days of basement scratching and blurred eagles on sailors’ forearms. Today’s artists truly are connoisseurs of their craft, indelibly marking their clients with incredible works of art. Here are 29 favorites of our favorites. A beautiful pairing, this tattoo earns a spot on our list thanks to its incredible shading and super cute fox and bird couple. (Photo: unknown) Simple and elegant, this sun and moon look to have come straight from a book. (Photo: cocktailhypocondriaque.tumblr.com)