Old school tattoos are fascinating because of the range of symbols. This picture is amazing thanks to the majestic flower, rose, and a scaring bird, raven, which seems like to carry it somewhere.
A great mixture of two enigmatic ravens, which are the symbols of intellect and wisdom, roses that symbolize the pure feeling of love and a watch, the symbol of time. Symbolistic and amazing tattoo with bright and rich colors.
Quite a common old school picture – a raven, a watch and a rose. Everything is performed in different colors but the whole picture radiates red color which makes this tattoo fairly mystical.
The unusual combination of two, it would seem, very different pictures, a crow and an anchor. The crow is a symbol of a long life and the anchor symbolizes the sign which helps people not to lose their way. These two characters of the tattoo supplement each other and make the owner a very optimistic person.
Different stripes with signs and roses are common for old school tattoos. This one is quite sad because of the crow, perhaps the symbol of grief and sorrow as we can see the portrait of the unknown woman and two roses. The crow must be together with the other one, but it’s alone. Probably, the owner has also lost somebody and tries to remember about this person.
One more symbol of old school tattoos is a dagger. It is the sign of death or betrayal. Quite a mysterious and grievous picture because of the killed crow which falls down. The author might have experienced some painful moment and decided to pour out his feelings.
The crow and the lightning on this tattoo are very powerful and mighty. The crow symbolizes authority and the lightning is the symbol of power. Together they make us believe this person can be a leader.
Crow Tattoo Ideas
The girl is a symbol of rebelliousness and together with the crow they might mean disobedience and show how a person can be against the social rules.
A warning picture of the strong-willed, powerful and dangerous crow sitting on the skull. The skull is a symbolistic sign and it means “Be careful, don’t play with this person as he can be perilous to you!”
Again the picture on the back with a lonely crow, two roses and a portrait of the person who must have passed away. The owner should have expressed his feelings and sorrow about the person who he loved.
The crow is a very strong-willed bird, but even it can lose his way to the aim. The wind rose means that this crow, as well as its owner, will never lose his way.
The crow seems to wait for something or somebody sitting on the hourglass. The rose means pure love that’s why the whole picture can be a symbol of waiting for the most exciting feeling.
A very colorful and bright picture of the crow sitting on the skull. Different colors and a stripe with the sign make this tattoo optimistic and allow us to believe in the bright future.
The crow with the heart in the middle is a very interesting picture. As the bird symbolizes devotion and the heart mean romantic relationships, this tattoo makes us believe in that its owner has found the love of the life.
The crow, two roses and the skull are very impressive as they show that a person is quite aggressive. The vivid place of the tattoo is a great way to show that it’s better not to mess with him.
Made in gray water technique this picture is a very wistful. There are lots of death symbols including the sand glass, the skull and the crow. Perhaps it means the loss of a beloved person because of the rose and the bird which is also a symbol of devotion.
The crow sitting on the skull screams: “He is not a man to trifle with. Be careful!” The bird’s look is very severe and full of resolution. Shadow technique makes it mysterious and impressive at the same time.
One more picture of the crow on the skull. However, this picture is a bit confusing as the crow looks very serious and majestic, seems to be ready to attack and the skull is quite a cartoon one. This mixture of different styles makes it very interesting.
The crow on this picture is quite calm and quiet. It is sitting on the background made of roses and the moon. A bright picture is a good choice to be performed on the arm.
Interesting mixture of three colors, the crow carrying the stick and the background of the clouds and the red sun make this tattoo interesting to look at. The bird has a severe look which tells us about the desire to reach something important.
One of the most common pictures of the crow, two roses and the skull showing the power and strength of the bird.
Old School Crow Tattoo Designs
This is a cover up work. Quite a bright picture with a common plot – the crow sitting on the skull showing its power, majesty and enigma.
The crow and the rose on this tattoo express devotion and love to the person. Interesting mixture of colors and the sign make the picture bright and vivid, symbolistic and admirable.
A great example of an old school tattoo. Everything is included: the dagger, the skulls, the wind rose, the boat and, of course, the crow with the rose in its beak. The crow seems to be the main character here as it looks powerful and willing to reach its aim.
Two skulls and the raven over them can mean only one thing – the bird is ready to attack every moment. Every detail on the picture is well performed, dark colors make the tattoo mysterious and belligerent.
Two flashes of lightning, the roses and the skull make a great mixture together with the crow. Sitting on the skull it shows the power of the bird and the lightning show the award after the struggle as lightning means treasure and reward.
A good cover up work. The crow sitting on the skull is perfectly detailed and the rose appears to be very bright which can mean a great feeling of love from the side of the devoted bird.
The crow is a symbol of death in many countries. The dagger, depicted together with the bird confirms serious intentions of the bird.
Two roses, the wind rose and the crow is a perfect picture made in old school style. Bright colors and the symbolism of the tattoo are exciting. . Even though the crow is an aimed bird, it also can lose the way. The wind rose is a great guide for those who are lost.
The crow and the dagger are the symbols of death. Sharp weapon and bellicose bird are extremely dangerous. They show how perilous person can be.
The crow seems to struggle with the difficulties on its way. Its look is very serious and full of resolution. The sign proves it and the bird tells us never give up.
The bird seems to be very calm and quiet sitting on the watch and waiting for something to happen. Subdued colors and a mixture of interesting colors make this tattoo a good choice.
Bright and colorful tattoo of the crow flying somewhere and carrying somebody’s heart. Crests of flames around the crow make the tattoo admirable and bellicose at the same time.
The tattoo on the side of the body looks amazing. There is nothing to add and nothing to take away. The bird flying somewhere high looks very serious, willing to do something very important.