Tattoos by Captain Bret

 & Celtic Tattoo

  Newport, RI




CUSTOM  &  TRADITIONAL Tattoos  Portfolio


   CELTIC   &   VIKING      Tattoos Portfolio  



TRIBAL  &  POLYNESIAN   Tattoos  Portfolio

 All styles of Custom Tattoos

 Traditional Tattoos, Nautical, Ladies Fine Line Cool Watercolors, Fancy lettering and Calligraphy Black & Grey or Extremely colorful designs     Sailor Jerry style. Tribal & Native Art specialist      Military, Expert  COVER- UPS & Repairs        Viking & Nordic, Dot-Work, Stipling   Renowned for CELTIC Tattooing

Wicked COOL Video on YouTube


All Tattoos are priced by the design  WE DO NOT CHARGE BY THE HOUR !  Nobody should have to watch the clock while holding their wallet!

ALL Tattoos are done by the owner Captain Bret

No flunkies, or apprentices allowed near your skin !

 Mystic River Movie Tattoo

Sean Penn's Back Tattoo

Tattoo that Captain Bret Designed that was used in Clint Eastwood's movie "MYSTIC RIVER" staring Sean Penn. The character "Jimmy Markum" a South Boston Irish gangster has this Celtic styled cross Tattooed on his back


Pineapple Tattoo
Captain Bret, Newport, RI
It is the official symbol of the city of Newport, Rhode Island, where it has been a symbol of hospitality since the 1650's.
     Sea Captains who returned from their long trade voyages placed pineapples outside their homes to encourage visitors and welcome guests


We LOVE our new Tattoos

The Line for a Tattoo by Captain Bret

Captain Bret's Crew here at the Studio


History LINKS  Research

Celtic Tattoo  History Page #1   Page #2    Page #3

Celtic Mythology Page #1   Page #2   Page #3

The Book of Kells Pagan Celtic Viking influence on Art

Celtic   Tattoo   History   Page  #1      Page  #2      Page  #3

Tribal Tattoo History  Page #1      Page #2      Page #3

Celtic Mythology  Page #1     Page #2     Page #3

Tree of Life  Designs and History

Celtic Cross Tattoo History


A Cultural History of the Modern Tattoo Community

Body  Parts  (Or  Modern  Mutations)

Current   Tattoo   Trends

How Tattoos Work


   Hours      F.A.Q.s

Pictures of Tattoo Shop & All our Tattoo Designs

Tattoo Care Instructions

These , This Content, designs, pictures, Photographs, JPG,s,Gifs, files, logos, Tattoos, images, content are used exclusively by Captain Bret's Tattoo Shop Inc. and represents our company, they are our intellectual property  1980 All rights reserved.  All Tattoos By  Artist Captain Bret A. Lohnes 1981 NO commercial or non-commercial reproductions allowed or tolerated without valid license from Captain Bret's Tattoo Shop Inc. All designs and images/content/compilation herein are Copyright 1981.  Trade Mark-Service Mark protections exist. Said Copyright, Copyrights, Service Marks, Trade Marks may be filed, owned, by all, some, or individually by the following,  Bret A. Lohnes, Captain Bret's Tattoo Shop Inc. and
copyright 1980

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