Year in Tattoos

2016 in Tattoos

Prince passed away on April 21, 2016, aged just 57.

Traditional style Prince portrait tattoo by @badmanazzz

If you weren’t already scared of clowns, 2016’s Terrifier and Art the Clown changed all that.

Colour realism Art the Clown tattoo by @paulackertattoo

George Michael died at 53 on December 25, 2016.

Neo trad George Michael tattoo by @katweir

15 years after the original, Zoolander 2 was a box-office flop.

Zoolander – Merman tattoo by @pastelxghoul

The Impractical Jokers 2016 episode “Browbeaten” inspired a fan to get a tattoo of a Kiwi Frankencop.

Impractical Jokers inspired Kiwi Frankencop tattoo by @rightinthetrash

13 years after Finding Nemo was released, Finding Dory hit cinemas and made over $1 billion.

Cute baby Dory tattoo by @leannefate

Trixie and Katya’s web show UNHhhh premiered on the WOWPresents YouTube channel on March 25, 2016.

Stylised Trixie Mattel and Katya tattoo by @sophielewistattoos

Kim Chi made history as both the first Korean-American drag queen on television and to compete in RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Stylised neo trad Kim Chi tattoo by @paulacastletattoos

Post Malone’s debut studio album, Stoney was released on December 9, 2016.

Black and grey realism Post Malone tattoo by @travisboydtattoo

The sci-fi drama series, Stranger Things was added to Netflix on
July 15, 2016.

Neo trad Demogordon tattoo by @giankarle

Top 20 ‘Stranger Things’ Tattoos by Jess White

Eleven and Lucas shaking hands tattoo by @jawtattoos