UK, Brighton-based illustrator Mike Stout began his tattoo career in 2015, joining Skinned Alive Tattoo Studio as a full-time tattoo artist in July 2016.

Mike’s illustrative style consists of lines and dots that allow him to add amazing details to his small circular tattoos.

His dotwork spherical designs often depict landscapes, animals, celestial bodies and various sceneries that have an abstract touch.

See below a selection of Mike’s circular tattoos and follow him on Instagram to see his latest works.

1 Dotwork Circular Tattoos on Inner ForearmDotwork Circular Tattoos on Inner Forearm by Mike Stout

2 Small Seagull Tattoo on RibsSeagull Tattoo by Mike Stout

3 Ship and Waves Tattoo on Lower CalfShip and Waves Tattoo by Mike Stout

4 Solar System Sphere Tattoo on BicepSolar System Sphere Tattoo by Mike Stout

5 Dotwork Rat Tattoo on TricepDotwork Rat Tattoo by Mike Stout

6 Cabin in the Mountains & Woodlands Cabin in the Mountains & Woodlands by Mike Stout

7 Turtle Tattoo Design on ForearmTurtle Tattoo by Mike Stout

8 Spherical Space & Mountain Tattoo on ForearmSpace & Mountains Tattoo by Mike Stout

9 Dotwork Disney Castle TattooDotwork Disney Castle Tattoo by Mike Stout

10 Spinosaurus Tattoo and LandscapeSpinosaurus Tattoo by Mike Stout