The back has always struck me as the greatest place for a tattoo. As far as the human body is concerned the back is the closest thing to a canvas and gives an artist ample room to create a masterpiece. Enjoy this compilation of
A compass tattoo is a symbolic representation of a globetrotter who loves to explore the world. Sailors have been known to ink themselves with compass tattoos so as not to get lost while braving the unpredictable seas. In general, compass tattoos symbolize direction, guidance, protection, and
Replicating watercolors in a tattoo requires a skilled artist that is adept at color distribution. In this article we explore 100 watercolor tattoos that expertly reproduce the difficult medium. Whether the subjects are abstract or strikingly life-like these images will help you to identify a well-done
The calf is a great place for a tattoo because it can be easily displayed or easily concealed depending on the occasion. As leg sleeves grow in popularity we are beginning to see leg tattoos compete with the reigning tattoo location champion, the arms.
Expressing faith with tattoos isn’t a modern practice. Tattoos were used as amulets for protection, health and other reasons for thousands of years. That’s why you won’t see Christian themed tattoos only. You’ll see various depictions of Buddha, the om symbol and so on.
A watercolor tattoo will make you fall in love at first sight. It is so visually appealing that you’ll want one instantly. What’s different about this style is the fact that there aren’t that many harsh lines and outlines as in traditional tattooing. However,
Line tattoos amaze thanks to their simplicity. Basically every tattoo is made of lines, but there are those that aren’t clothed in pretty colors and shading. This category comprises armband tattoos, heartbeat tattoos and a few couple tattoos. In addition, you’ll also see abstract
A geometry tattoo is directly related to sacred geometry. There are tattoo artists who are specialized in this type of tattoo art. This is because they have to know the true meaning behind every design they ink. In fact, most of them are so passionate
Few symbols are so synonymous with royalty as the crown. Because the item is specifically meant to be worn by the highest members of the ruling family, crowns are often used in marketing and art to add a sense of class to products in
Horizontal and Vertical Forearm Piece A series of overlapping, black, horizontal, and vertical lines creates a simple but engaging piece on the wearer’s forearm in this piece. Overlapping Diamond Shapes Thick, black lines run along the wearer’s shoulder muscles and lead to the wearer’s spine
Elephants have fascinated humanity since our first encounter and as a result the animal is seen in popular culture, folklore, and religion. Elephants are heralded for their beauty, their power, their memory, and their close knit family bonds. All of which are qualities that are