I'm Jimmy Lazer, a tattooer from Rhode Island. This book has been my passion project for the last 3 years.
Testament: Catholic Iconography for the Tattoo Studio is a must for any tattoo artist's or collector's library. Created by a tattooist, for tattooists and collectors, it is 165 pages of ideas and photo-reference featuring classic figures of Catholic Iconography.
Through the use of photography and photo-manipulation, classic Catholic art comes to life in stunning color and elegant black and gray. It features multiple angles and poses of tattoo's most popular images, complete with accurate costumes and props, including:
Our Lady of GuadalupeMater Dolorosa (Mother of Sorrows)The Pieta / LamentationThe CrucifixionMother and Christ ChildSt. Michael / Warrior AngelsFallen AngelsGuardian AngelsThe DevilThe Battle of Good and Evil (Angels battling demons)The Rock of AgesDoves, Prayer Hands, Crosses, Rosaries, Tombstones, Skulls, Backgrounds, and much more!
Whether you favor black and gray realism, illustrative new school, or traditional Americana, this book has everything you need to make a great lasting impression.