Kazuo Oguri aka Horihide – Gifu City, Japan

Kazuo Oguri Horihide Gifu City Japan

Kazuo Oguri aka Horihide – Gifu City, Japan   Package arrived in the mail today unexpectedly and I am absolutely thrilled! Since early in my career Horihide @kazuo_oguri_ was my hero and his books were my favorite references for Japanese styled tattoo designs. Kazuo Oguri is a living legend amongst Tattoo Artists and although retired from Tattooing, he continues to create beautiful images regularly. Today’s package included his personal tebori tools, the traditional Japanese method of tattooing by hand. Each needle grouping serving a different purpose, each one hand made. I am…

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