Dead Tree Tattoo Meaning (explained)

dead tree tattoo

If you’re considering getting a tattoo, the tattoo artist will likely ask you what your favorite symbol or design is. One common symbols is the tree. Why? The tattoo is representative of a living thing, which can be seen as an analogy for life and immortality. It also symbolizes growth, protection, and longevity. But what … Read more

Weeping willow tattoo meaning and symbolism (explained)

colorful willow tree tattoo

The willow tree is one of the most common species of trees in North America. The weeping willow, however, stands out from the crowd with its distinct shape which makes it one of the most popular choices when it comes to designing a tattoo. The meaning behind weeping willow tattoos Since the tree’s branches are … Read more

Bonsai tattoo meaning and symbolism

A bonsai tree is one of the most beautiful and subtle creatures, but at the same time, it can be completely different. There are many kinds of bonsai trees in nature, each having it’s meaning and symbolism. Most often bonsai tattoos are associated with wisdom, balance, and harmony. Sometimes they symbolize an inward journey (inner … Read more

Wheat Tattoo Meaning and symbolism

It goes without saying that ear of wheat tattoo designs are very common, but they usually lack originality. The beautiful thing about this symbol is that it can be used in many different ways to make an interesting tattoo design. Below you will find the most common symbolism behind the wheat tattoos and some other … Read more

Olive branch tattoo meaning and symbolism

The olive branch has been a powerful symbol of peace throughout history. It is also a popular tattoo design that can be inked on various body parts such as the shoulder, back and hip, but it’s most commonly done as a head piece to denote peacefulness. Credit instagram The olive branch often represents harmony and … Read more

Garlic Tattoo Meaning and symbolism

Garlic has a very old origin. In the ancient times, the Romans put it on their body to look more beautiful and young. For them, it was one of the most essential products for beauty care. In another culture, the Egyptians used it as a kind of amulet attributed with magical power which protects from … Read more

Fern leaf tattoo meaning and symbolism

Fern leaf tattoos are a symbol of natural beauty and deep connection with nature. It can be a little bit feminine tattoo choice, but definitely very popular among men too. The main thing about this type of body art is that the design cannot have more than two colors: black and green. Still, sometimes some … Read more

Aspen leaf tattoo meaning and symbolism

In many cultures, the aspen tree is a symbol of transience and instability because its leaves tremble in any kind of breeze. Also, in some languages, the term “aspen” also means “trembling.” However, there are other cultures that attribute quite different symbolic meanings to this species (see below). The aspen leaf tattoo is one of … Read more

Shamrock tattoo meaning and symbolism

The shamrock is a symbol of Irish and Celtic history and legend. Dating back to ancient times, the shamrock has come to be closely associated with Saint Patrick and Ireland itself. A popular custom on St. Patrick’s day is for people of all backgrounds to wear a sprig of shamrocks in honor of their Irish … Read more

Oak leaf tattoo meaning and symbolism

The oak is a symbol of strength, endurance and hardiness. The oak trees can bear a heavy weight of storms and wind with reaching branches winds creates beautiful patterns in nature that people may think of as art. Oak trees are large and strong, its leaves providing shade from the sun. The oak is a … Read more