Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on RedditShare on StumbleUponcomment this pageEmail this to someonePin on PinterestShare on LinkedInDigg thisShare on Tumblrfark this page

Being a cartoonist has had a big influence on the cute small tattoos that Istanbul-based tattooist Ahmet Cambaz now creates. Cambaz became a cartoonist after leaving Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Turkey, but since 2013 has been utilizing those skills on his tattoos. He demonstrates how his small tattoos can be done in different styles and techniques, with animals like puppies, penguins, and cats being his most revisited designs that could easily pass as characters in a graphic novel or children’s picture book, such is their aesthetic.

Cambaz began to experiment and create his small tattoo ideass when he was 29 years old. “In college, I began to work for a caricature magazine as a cartoonist, and I worked there for seven years.” Ahmet Cambaz told Creators. “It was here that my cartoons developed into the style that I have today. When I started to design tattoos, I tried to work in different styles using various methods, but I didn’t feel comfortable because I was not that person. It wasn’t me. So I decided to go on and develop my work and create the kind of tattoos that I like.”

Ahmet Cambaz Uses Small Simple Tattoo Ideas

Ahmet Cambaz Small Tattoos 41.

The resulting cute small tattoos that Cambaz creates have a distinctive style, using mostly black lines and light shading, with sometimes a bit of color thrown in to highlight a feature. It makes for not only adorable-looking designs but also shows small tattoos can be just as striking and stylish as the larger and more complex variety.

It’s the simplicity that Ahmet Cambaz says appeals to him about creating these delightful designs. And it makes for very sharp, artful, modern, yet cartoon-like images. “My tattoos are micro style, geometric, and direct. I don’t like to use a background on tattoos. I think thinner black lines are much more modern.” he notes.

Check out some of his small tattoos below. And head to his Instagram for more of his micro creations.

Examples Of Cambaz’s Cute Small tattoos

cute small tattoos.


Ahmet Cambaz 01.


Ahmet Cambaz 02.


Ahmet Cambaz 03.


Ahmet Cambaz 04.


Ahmet Cambaz 05.


Ahmet Cambaz 06.


Ahmet Cambaz 07.


Ahmet Cambaz 08.


Ahmet Cambaz 09.


Ahmet Cambaz 10.


Ahmet Cambaz 11.


cute small tattoos 01.


cute small tattoos 02.


cute small tattoos 03.


cute small tattoos 04.


cute small tattoos 05.


cute small tattoos 10.


small tattoos 07.


cute small tattoos 08.


cute small tattoos 09.All images: Instagram / ahmet_cambaz

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on RedditShare on StumbleUponcomment this pageEmail this to someonePin on PinterestShare on LinkedInDigg thisShare on Tumblrfark this page

Bioquark don’t want you to mention the ‘z’ word, but an upcoming trial from the life sciences company could see brain dead people resurrected from the dead….


There’s no greater time than the present to remind yourself of the people of different cultures around the world and celebrate the rich contrasts of the people…


Is Bruce Lee alive and well and living in Afghanistan? Well, no. But his doppelganger is, who goes by the name Abbas Alizada or the Afghan Bruce…


The daily grind is not going away for many of us, but however bad your day, however stressful and hair-pulling, these funny work memes should give you…


When it comes to learning cool science facts school isn’t always the best place, but that’s why Tim Berners-Lee invented the internet. So that we could all…


OK be warned, this opening scene from the movie Tag Riaru Onigokko is pretty gory. In fact it’s extremely gory and it also spoiler for the opening…


Russian model, adventurer and roofer Angela Nikolau doesn’t use typical locations when she does her fashion and selfie photoshoots. As we’ve noted before, she loves to climb…


Not many police forces can lay claim to having a fleet of sports cars and supercars, but the Dubai police cars include a McClaren MP4, Lamborghini, Aston…


Whether you knew about it or not, a remote control vibrating panties prank is a thing. And somehow this guy convinced his girlfriend into wearing a pair…


If you live in LA and happen upon some funny posters randomly attached to a street light, maybe it’s about a diving school run by Theon Greyjoy…

rick and morty

The Rick and Morty soundtrack is mainly the work of one guy, and that guy is Ryan Elder. In this video interview from Great Big Story Elder…


If you want to learn Faroese, the language spoken by the people of the Faroe Islands, an archipelago of 18 small islands in the North Atlantic—forget Google…