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Compelling and Unusual Feather Tattoos
- 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...
- Gothic Tattoos with Wing Designs
For those bold enough to do it, wing tattoos are a way to grab attention with what is usually, but not always, a back tattoo covering at minimum the top half of the back, and in some cases, almost the entire back. Gothic wing tattoos are different...
- Music Note Tattoo Designs
Music note tattoos are a very popular theme among fans, and it's one of those images which can be used in a variety of place and additional themes to create a great work of art. It's also one of those few tattoo designs which appeals to men and...
Feather tattoos are fascinating in that they're embraced in numerous ways as far as where they're placed on the body, possibly being among the largest variety of placements of the majority of tattoo themes I've seen.
A couple of things with feathers, is the ladies by far prefer them above men, and probably 90 percent or more either have a Native America look and feel or a peacock. There are exceptions, but that's easily the most popular.
As to where they're placed, as you'll see below, because of the shape of a feather, they lend themselves to places the majority of other tattoos can't go or don't look good. For example, behind the ear is popular, and some even have them on the sides of their fingers because of the slender shape.
When looking for feather tattoo designs, I thought I would find them in a large number of scenes, as it was thought feathers would be easy to adapt to a number of areas. But interestingly, most that I have been able to find are standalone.
You just never know the tastes and outcomes you will get when researching tattoos. That's why it's never boring and you can always be surprised.
We'll start off with one of the more unique feather tattoos I found, and I love the color of this along with the water droplets as well. I like the simplicity and overall look of this one.
Feather Tattoos on Back
- 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...
The fun and playful look of birds flying out of the feather is also very popular with this tattoo them. I particularly like this design, as the shadowing is great, and of course the shadow at the bottom, to me, is awesome. Goes great with the birds.
Feather Tattoo and Birds
Colorful Rainbow Tattoos
- 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...
While this peacock feather tattoo is awesome in every way, what really stands out is the way it is presented in this photo, which in itself is a piece of art, as you notice the background the woman is looking into, which was specifically set up to work with the tattoo and design.
Peacock Feather Tattoo on Back
Cloud Tattoo Designs
- Cloud Tattoo Designs
Clouds are a great supporting actor in the scenes portrayed in tattoo designs, and should be considered as part of any creative scenario if it fits in with the other elements of the image that is being contemplated. While there are occasional...
Does this peacock tattoo stand out or what. The colors are fantastic and that swirling going around the side is amazing to me. Normally I don't like tattoos you can't see when you look straight at them, but the scrolling in this case really works.
Peacock Feather Tattoo Lower Back
Med Alert and Medical Tattoos
- Med Alert and Medical Tattoos
Medical alert tattoos have become the way a growing number of people choose to communicate to a potential caregiver. When time and proper treatment are a crucial factor, the tattoo can empower the professional to make the correct decisions very...
This is a beautiful peacock tattoo. I'm not sure I would want one all the way down the length of my leg, as it could interfere with a lot of ways you may want to look. But still fantastic as far as a piece of art goes.
Peacock Tattoo on Leg
Lucky Horseshoe Tattoos
- Lucky Horseshoe Tattoos
The horseshoe has a lot of meaning, beyond the practical use a horse gets out of it, or a cool piece to hang in your garage, workshop or an entryway. In the case of tattoos, it's the luck side of the meaning of the horseshoe that is by far the...
Fans of feathers and dream catchers will love this one It's very well done and really captures the reality and essence of the subject matter.
Dream Catcher Feather Tattoo
Another Dream Catcher Feather Tattoo
Snake Tattoo Designs
- Cool Snake Tattoo Designs
Snake tattoos are very exciting, as the texture of the snake, its shape, and the ease of combining in with numerous other themes lends itself to great subject matter to have inked on your body. One surprising thing for me was to discover how...
These band tattoos can look terrific like this one does, and that piece of metal in the middle which looks like it's shining is amazing. Those hanging beads are also great.
Band Feather Tattoo
- Cartoon Tattoos
There are probably few of us which don't occasionally remember the cartoon stories and characters of our childhood, and in moments of nostalgia take a peak at the cartoons, which for the most part are still running on television. Depending on the...
The next three photos are of feather tattoos placed on smaller areas of the body. My favorite of these by far is the feather on the finger. Although it is difficult to see, it would be a great conversation starter, and fun to show off when asked about it.
The wrist to me is never a good place to put a tattoo because of job considerations.
U.S. Money Tattoos
- U.S. Money Tattoos
Money being the method of transaction in most situations, it was exciting to discover tremendous creativity in the various tattoo designs of U.S. currency and money symbols. What was particularly compelling was the creation of other themes using...
Puzzle Tattoo Designs
- Unique Puzzle Tattoo Designs
When looking around for some new tattoos ideas it surprised me when I came across unique puzzle tattoo designs, as it's something I had never seen before or thought of as an option. But after viewing a large number of them, they are in fact a very...
These are really fun tattoos below. They work for me, especially on ladies, they can be hidden by the hair (assuming it's long enough), and can be displayed whenever the occasion demands or warrants. Pretty cool.
Behind-the-ear Feather Tattoo
Feather tattoos are a great theme and design to display body art. They are very versatile, and are almost limitless as to the variety that could be developed. Add to that the shape of the theme, which lends itself to being placed almost anywhere on the body, and it's a lot of fun to think of ways that could be done.