Learn more about the court cards of the tarot deck, their various meanings, related imagery for each, photo galleries, and ideas for how to design a unique tarot card tattoo.
The kings, queens, princes, and princesses in the tarot deck make excellent tattoos. Here, learn the meaning and symbolism of each court card and look at photos to help you design your own unique tarot tattoo.
Explore tarot card tattoos and discover what they mean and represent, with a spotlight on the 22 cards of the Major Arcana. This article will help you design and choose a custom tarot tattoo that perfectly suits you.
The serpent is a charming yet spine-chilling reptile, often seen as a cold-blooded symbol, both literally and figuratively. In Japan, the Hebi (snake) is also a popular tattoo subject. Find out why, what it means symbolically, and draw inspiration from beautiful snake tattoo designs.
Aries tattoos can be designed in a variety of stylized ways for both men and women, such as the Aries glyph and even constellation tattoos. In this article, we talk about the personality and traits of the Ram and discuss Aries tattoo designs with visual ideas you could incorporate into your ink.
The Foo Dog (or Fu Dog) tattoo shows a magnificent creature with its curly mane and menacing snarl, but did you know that it’s not actually a dog? What exactly is it, how did it come about and more interestingly, why is it known as a “dog”? We delve deeper into history and take a closer look.
Considering an octopus tattoo? Here, you'll find lots of information and inspiration for your next ink project and discover what an octopus tattoo might represent, historically and figuratively.
Everything you want to know about birds to help you design your bird tattoo project. Don't get inked before you read this!
The Kitsune is a mythical creature in Japan’s legend. It's sometimes seen as a deity and other times as a demon. So is the fox good or bad? Explore the different kinds of foxes and view designs for your fox tattoo inspiration.
As weapons or as graphical signs, arrows blend elegance, symmetry, speed, and deadly precision. If you're considering an arrow tattoo or already have one, here are some fascinating facts to guide you.
An intro to the copious amount of tattoo styles.
Are you considering getting a Japanese or Chinese "symbol" as your next tattoo? Stop! Stop right there! Read this before you etch your mistakes permanently on your body.
Mothers like ink, too! I began getting tattoos before I became a mom, but having a child isn’t the end of inking up.
Hannya masks, a fearsome symbol in Japanese tattoo culture. Learn of their intriguing history and significance. Browse unique hannya tattoo designs for inspiration.
At 54 years old, I finally decided to get inked for the first time. It was a decision I had contemplated for several years, but it took a major life event to make it a reality.
The font or lettering of a tattoo adds even more meaning to the words you choose. Learn more about how the shape of words impacts their meaning.
See what tattoos are popular on women's ears, feet, and arms.
Learn about the ace of spades tattoo design, its history, and many other ideas.
Hannya masks are very popular in Japan, having been a prominent symbol in Japanese culture for centuries. Over the years, the design has spread in popularity outside of Japan, and it's now known around the world.
"Laugh now, cry later" tattoos (also known as drama or comedy and tragedy masks) portray two faces that depict two different emotions. They can be designed in many different ways.
Hearts and roses are a popular tattoo combination. View many artists' interpretations of the design and learn more about what this tattoo might mean for the wearer.
Spade tattoo designs can be inked in several different ways. Learn about spades, their meanings, and view plenty of designs to give you ideas for your next body art.
Masks are mysterious, curious, unique, and symbolic. Learn about mask tattoo design options and interpretations and view lots of pictures.
Scrolls and banners are a great way to represent symbolic words, sayings, or phrases in a tattoo. Learn more about scrolls, get design ideas, and view dozens of photos.
There are a few different words that are commonly used in the tattoo world as symbols of inspiration. One of those four letter words is "hope." Learn more about this tattoo, what it means, and how it might be designed.
The koi fish has profound meaning, according to Japanese legend. This meaning can vary depending on the fish’s orientation and color. Learn about the symbolism of the koi fish.
Learn about balloon tattoos, designs, and meanings, and view 40 different beautiful examples to help you find inspiration for your next inking!