A tattoo of Hunab Ku, the Mayan symbol for unity, balance, wholeness and the universe.

Mayan Tattoos combine Tribal Spirituality with Body Art

The Mayans were an ancient race of Mesoamericans. People of the Mayan civilization lived on the southern tip of North America in Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. The Mayan race started around 2600BC, so of course the names of countries that we are familiar with now didn’t exist then. The Mayans were an incredibly artistic […]

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Rose Tattoos are Bloomin’ Body Art

Rose Tattoos are Bloomin’ Body Art

Rose tattoos are among the most popular tattoo designs, especially in old school and classic tattoo styles. The rose flower is both beautiful and deeply symbolic, meaning that it will add artistic flair and meaning to any tattoo design. There are thousands of different rose tattoo design styles to choose from. Like Love, Rose Tattoos […]

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A Dr Seuss fish tattoo that uses Dr Seuss's original illustration and colors as the tattoo design.

All the News about Dr Seuss Tattoos

Dr Seuss was the pen name for the American children’s book author and illustrator, Theodor Seuss Geisel. His stories have delighted both children and adults since the 1930s and have become the inspiration for dozens of movies, animations and derivative children’s tales. The master of nonsense rhymes and fantasy illustrations is also celebrated through body […]

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Peacock Bird Tattoos display Color and Beauty

Peacock Bird Tattoos display Color and Beauty

Bird tattoos are a symbol of freedom, flight and spirituality. Each bird has its own meaning, acting as spiritual guides for human beings known as “totems”. One of the most popular bird totem tattoo designs is a colorful peacock bird. The Meaning of Peacock Tattoos Peacocks are a breed of pheasant birds indigenous to Asia. […]

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A highly detailed tree tattoo on the palm of this guy's hand uses the line between the wrist and palm as the line of the ground.

Hand Tattoos are Art in the Palm of Your Hand

The placement of a tattoo on the body has almost as much symbolism as the content of the tattoo design. Although tattoos on the hands, especially the palms, are not a common sight; tattoos inked into the skin of the hands have a lot of meaning simply because of their placement. Palm Tattoos take their […]

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An artistic koi fish tattoo design that depicts an orange and a black koi swimming in a circle, similar to a yin yang symbol.

Koi Tattoos are a Sign of Success

Koi fish are decorative ornamental fish that are kept in fresh water ponds in homes and businesses. The koi isn’t just a pretty fish; it has a deeper meaning in tattoo art. Because they achieve greatness in Chinese legend, they are a symbol of success and achievement, and because they are expensive, they are a symbol […]

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Tattoo of a forest of dead trees. Spooky body art design.

Tree Tattoo Designs that will really Grow On You

Some types of trees can live for thousands of years, and reach enormous sizes; in excess of 115m (380ft). Because of their grand structure and the shelter and food they provide, trees have been worshiped in many ancient cultures. Most of these legendary trees are referred to as the “Tree of Life” or the “Sacred Tree”. The […]

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A sexy full back tattoo on a woman that shows angel wings in a rainbow colors

Rainbow Tattoos are a Splash of Color on Skin

A rainbow is a natural phenomenon that occurs when light is reflected off droplets of water. The effect is an arc, or bow, of color that reaches across the sky. The beautiful bow of color has fascinated people for centuries, and appears in ancient stories and myths as a magical force. Rainbow tattoos can mean […]

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This cute yin yang tattoo sports paint splatters which adds a fun, organic element to the design

Yin Yang Tattoos Balance Life through Body Art

Yin Yang tattoos can be simple yin yang symbols or complex design that replace parts of the yin yang with flowers, dragons, koi fish or dolphins. Simple designs consist of just the black and white yin and yang symbol, whereas more complicated designs will include symbolic design elements to create meaningful body art. The Meaning […]

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