The name New School in translation into Russian means «New School». Consequently, studying the New School tattoo style, we can say that it is a more modern descendant of the “old school”. A distinctive feature of the new cheekbone is the selection of the outlines of the sketch and coloring the finished drawings with bright colors.
This style of tattoos was born relatively recently, in the early 70's in California. It's just that once tattoo artists decided to go beyond simple, realistic and sometimes even a little boring images, diluting them with brighter, livelier and more beautiful drawings. This is how the new school style appeared.
The main distinctive feature of the new school style is the ability to manifest unlimited imagination, humor and abstraction. This style does not have too rigid a framework or design restrictions, so you can safely fill whatever you want. The main indicator of high-quality execution of a tattoo in this style is clean, even ideal outlines, a sense of color and dense color.
It should be noted that a tattoo of a new cheekbone can be of any size and can be applied to the human body in any place. After all, even the smallest drawing will be clearly visible due to its bright and juicy color.
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Popular drawings and their meanings
The new school style is in great demand among fans of comics and computer characters of various games. They are happy to decorate themselves with their favorite characters (most often the drawings are quite large). All kinds of animals they are equally interested in fans of bright tattoos.
Some people take a position with this or that animal, while others just like their chosen drawing of the animal. In addition, the New School is very fond of all sorts of extravagant personalities who clog their bodies with extremely unusual, bright and sometimes psychedelic drawings.
Thus, they express their "I" and inner state.
Cartoon and comic characters
Such sketches are incredibly popular. Fans of this genre most often choose cartoon and comic characters for a variety of reasons.
Someone is working on the creation of cartoons or comics and wants to immortalize the character that he himself created on his body. Some are associated with certain characters or in life have the same nickname as a fictional hero, and someone really loves the animation genre and similarly expresses their love for this art form.
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Animal drawings are mainly chosen by those who are very fond of animals. Very often they fill their favorite pets or those animals that are a symbol in life or have some other important and personal meaning for a person.
Funny images means the image of all kinds of funny and funny faces, memes and clowns. Moreover, it can even be portraits of smiling famous people, and not just people, and much more.
However, such sketches are chosen less willingly, because over time on such a tattoo you can be disappointed and regret that it was done.
Representatives of the stronger sex prefer to choose acid, daring and very bright designs. It can be all kinds of graffiti, whole stories from your favorite comics, fairy tales, stories or stories created by yourself, together with the teacher. Guys like to roll up their sleeves with all sorts of game heroes or other fictional characters, sometimes not even very understandable and likable to another person.
But women and women often leave their choice on drawings that are more attractive in terms of aesthetics and beauty. They can be images of all kinds of animals, such as big cats, snakes, bears, elephants. Large drawings of roses, peonies, tulips and other bright plants. But women are no strangers to sketches from favorite comics and cartoons, it's just that they often have drawings of princesses or animals.
Finally, it should be noted that the new school style tattoo is more suitable for young people than for mature people. But, of course, this is a matter of personal taste and preference of each person.