Colorful Rainbow Tattoos
Rainbow tattoo designs are a great choice for tattoo ink, as the spectrum of color is awesome, and you can use the rainbow theme in an extraordinary variety of settings.
They also represent desirable characteristics, it is considered a mirror of much of life. Those conclusions are drawn from the fact that each color in the rainbow has more than one significant meaning
What's really cool to me though, as far as it relates to tattoos, is not only the inclusion of the image of an actual rainbow in the tattoo design, which is part of the genre, but using the colors of the rainbow within other objects to create, for example, a cascading group of rainbow stars.
Some of these will even have the colors of the rainbow within a star, or whatever the object of choice is.
- Unique Rain Tattoo Designs
Rain is a fantastic complementary element which can be added to many tattoo themes to enhance them and make them much more compelling and interesting. Most people choosing rain as a part of their tattoo design usually, although not always, include...
- Lightning Tattoo Designs
The thunder and lightning accompanying a storm have generated worry for some, and for others provide a sense of awe and amazement at this powerful experience. It's no surprise then that those seeking new tattoo design ideas look to lightning in...
Variety of Rainbow Tattoos
Even with all the hidden meaning of tattoos and those who take that very seriously, most of the choices for getting inked with a rainbow symbol or style was more whimsical than attempting to make a statement.
Maybe that is because the majority of people are clueless as to the more in depth meaning, and wouldn't understand it anyway.
Either way, rainbow tattoos are very cool, and we'll look at a gallery of them now.
- Sunflower Tattoo Designs
Sunflowers are one of the most noticeable of plants in the garden or yard, with the bright flower head sitting on top of the elongated stem, providing delight and wonder to all who view them. That has stirred up the imaginations of artists for...
- Unique Rose Tattoos
The rose has a variety of meanings, and in the tattoo world, is used as a main theme or as a complementary item for the rest of a design. Interestingly, a rose can be an expression of love, as in giving flowers to a loved one, or a sign of death,...
Rainbow and Shooting Star Tattoo
Probably the most popular of rainbow tattoos is that of the combination of a shooting star and the rainbow, as seen below. There are a number of variations on the design, but this is the essence of it.
This isn't one of the better tattoos, as the colors lack the vibrancy that should accompany the rainbow. To me you have to have at least a bright orange or red as part of the rainbow, something this one lacks to the detriment of the overall look.
- Hot Black Light, UV Tattoos
Black light of UV tattoos have become one of the hottest tattoos desired by those pursuing to have some ink on their bodies, and from the images below, you'll see why they're so compelling to some. There are some obvious limitations to black light...
- Unique Armband Tattoos
Quite possibly the most diverse designs among tattoos I've ever seen is with the armband tattoo style. While there are some very popular armband styles that are ubiquitous in the genre, there are numerous customized armband tattoos; so many that...
Hello Kitty Rainbow Tattoo
If you want some inspiration concerning a colorful tattoo, this one with the blending of Hello Kitty with a rainbow, and other things, should do it.
You don't just have the rainbow and its colors, but there is the addition of the colors in the lollipop, clouds, stars and hearts. If your goal is to have a fun, whimsical, colorful tattoo, this one really fits the bill.
- Alice in Wonderland Tattoos
There are few stories that have captured the imagination over time as there is with Alice in Wonderland. And the number and quality of tattoos that have emerged from the story are amazing. One thing I noticed, is the ladies especially like that...
- Sharp Dagger and Knife Tattoos
Knife and dagger tattoos are among the best themes to work with other props, or even as standalone when they look great by themselves. There is a recurring narrative of hearts with daggers, apparently with idea that someone had been stabbed their...
Rainbow Brite Tattoo
This tattoo of Rainbow Brite is really cute, and an example of a tattoo design incorporating the colors of the rainbow, without there being an actual rainbow in it.
I love the cute little outfit of Rainbow Brite, and that little star on her cheek implies a temporary tattoo on her, which was placed within the permanent ink. Pretty cool.
Those twinkling stars also complement the overall look of this wonderful tattoo.
- Lady Bug Tattoo Designs
Lady bugs have captured the imagination and attention of people around the world, as the ubiquitous little creatures show up to eat many of the enemies of our gardens, generating good will and inspiring some works of art, which translate well to...
- Bicycle Tattoo Designs
Bicycles, other than our knees and feet, are one of the first forms of transportation we use, and for many people that fascination has never left them, prompting them to get a tattoo with the bicycle or some of its parts as the center of the design..
Lightning and Rainbow Tattoo
With this rainbow tattoo we have a very different look because of the choice to leave out the color and accentuate the very cool lightning coming out of the clouds, which are at the end of the rainbow.
Those miniature lightning bolts add an interesting look to the tattoo design, as does the falling rain. .
- Harley Davidson Tattoos
Harley Davidson motorcycles, and the brand itself, have become a way of life for many people, and represents, more than anything, freedom. Consequently, Harley fans are forever looking to express the lifestyle, and one of those choices are to get...
- Fire and Flame Tattoos
Tattoos incorporating fire or flame into the design look fantastic, and with the occasional exception, are part of a combination of tattoo themes, rather than a standalone image of fire. But even on those occasions, the tattoo is designed in such...
Rainbow Star Tattoo
I like the way these simple stars were taken and filled with the colors of colors of the rainbow, The cascading group of stars really look nice, and the colors are strong and compelling.
- Cowboy Tattoos
Cowboy tattoos are becoming an increasing part of western culture, and are designed in a multitude of ways according to the tastes of, and what a particular person wants to portray. Probably the most popular of cowboy tattoos is one of a cowboy...
- Rope Tattoo Designs
Rope is one of the more useful inventions ever made, and has numerous uses in the cattle industry, livestock, horses, and a number of other areas of life on a ranch or farm. Of course rural life is far from the only place rope is used, as it plays...
Butterfly Rainbow Tattoo
Here's a fantastic tattoo of flying butterflies of various colors leaving the trail of a rainbow. I also like how the artist chose to have the butterflies, in some cases, represented by different types.
This is a beautiful tattoo, but I'm not sure what exactly it is the butterflies are flying out of; referring to the three round objects on the bottom. Maybe someone could leave a comment if they know.
- Powerful Bull Tattoo Designs
Bulls are a huge part of cowboy culture, as they were representative of the future of cattle, with the best sires a look into the future of the herds. That and the power of this magnificent creature makes them a fantastic design choice for a tattoo,.
- Cow Skull Tattoo Designs
One of the more memorial objects in the minds of people envisioning the old west is that of cow skulls scattered among the plains or desert. Many of these were the result of droughts where cattle had trouble finding water, or of tough cattle...
Rainbow Rose Tattoo
This is my favorite of all the rainbow tattoo, as the rose is great subject matter for any design, as the petals in this tattoo design show. When you include that with the terrific choice of colors, you have an amazing tattoo.
That dark ink in the middle of the petals, and some of the leaves as well, help to accentuate the tattoo even more, giving it an appearance of depth and a flower that has unfolded in all its beauty. Nice tattoo.
For me, I'm really a fan of dark ink and tattoos without color, or maybe a little part of them including color to enhance the overall look. But if I was to choose a very colorful tattoo, this gallery of rainbow tattoos is among the most fun and interesting I've seen, and the colors of the rainbow can be used with just about anything to generate that great end result as evidenced by the above tattoos.
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