Werewolf Tattoos You Can't Ignore
While werewolf tattoos obviously aren't for everyone, if you like fantasy art, it's definitely a compelling theme, even if you aren't the type to have it inked on you.
For those that do enjoy horror, werewolves are among the best in my opinion, as they have that unique feel and look that helps them surpass horror just for the sake of horror.
Werewolves, because they change from human to beast, have always spoken of the fact people have something within that that they have a choice to express.
Of course in mythology people who change to werewolves have no choice once they're bitten, but in real life people understand the battles we must all fight to not only suppress, but rid ourselves of that which is so demonstrably harmful to ourselves and others.
Werewolves are a testimony to that inner battle, and tattoos of the beast reveal those who aren't able to fight the battle alone.
Besides that, the artwork of werewolves can be fantastic, as the subject matter lends itself to creativity.
- Edgar Allen Poe Tattoo Designs
Edgar Allen Poe has become more of a fascinating individual after his death than he was during his lifetime. In fact, Poe was known in his day more as a literary critic than an author, and grew in popularity as an author after his death at the...
- Chucky the Killer Doll Tattoos
It's hard to believe the first Chucky movie, Child's Play, was released in 1988, and has another project in the mix, which will be similar to the original Child's Play, but reportedly much darker. That has been pushed back for legal reasons until...
- Dark Jester Tattoos
A Jester, or Court Jester, was largely a product of European culture, and was employed to provide a variety of entertainment, and also in some cases, to provide advise to political leaders, especially the king or queen. Another role was that of...
Starting off the werewolf tattoos, I though we could keep with the theme of the introduction in showing people who can be transformed into that which they battle against. This tattoo is pretty compelling from that point of view, and of course reveals the mythical transformation the human goes through when changing into the beast.
- Evil Pumpkin Tattoos
For those who love a good horror picture and scare, there's nothing much better than an evil pumpkin or Jack-O-Lantern, whether fixed on the head of an evil creature, or possibly on a scarecrow, or other creative uses to create that tense atmosphere.
- Cemetery, Graveyard Tattoos
Out of curiosity I did some research to see if there was any interest in having a graveyard or cemetery tattooed on a person, and interestingly, there was. In my mind, when the thought of a graveyard comes up, it is differentiated from a cemetery...
Ripping the flesh tattoos are always interesting, although not my particular style. But even this werewolf claw emerging from the flesh, and having a cartoonish look, it's still pretty well done for what it was meant to convey.
Werewolf Claw Tattoo
- Cool Goth Tattoos
The Gothic lifestyle is a fascinating one to me, and overall it's really undefinable, although much of the purpose is to startle and grab attention through clothes and themes the participants wear and engage in. With tattoos the purpose is the...
- Vampire Tattoos
Vampires continue to be a fascinating theme to a lot of people, and as always, if people like something, they end up getting it tattooed on their body if they're into tattooing. Surprisingly, there are a lot of styles of vampire tattoos, with...
Here's a different look at a werewolf ripping the flesh, and this one has a more sinister look, as the head of the beast attempt to break out.
Werewolf Ripping the Flesh Tattoo
- Skull Wearing Hat Tattoo Designs
Tattoos of skulls wearing hats are awesome, and include a little bit of everything in the way of hats, including cowboy hats, top hats, jester and baseball hats. But it doesn't end there. While wearing a variety of hats, the skulls, for the most...
- 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...
What I like about this particular tattoo is the way the werewolf is walking through the water. You get the feel of it silently gliding while looking for its prey.
Werewolf Tattoo on Shoulder, Arm
- Zombie Tattoo Designs
There is no doubt one of the more popular themes of the entertainment industry over the last several years has been vampires, werewolves and zombies, among a variety of other roles and characters representing a number of bad creatures. Zombie...
- Cobra Tattoos
Cobra and King Cobra tattoos are amazing if you like snakes and that fascinated hood the cobra has. It's a great motivator for tattoo artists wanting to create great designs. While cobras are placed in a variety of places on the body when inked...
This is a tremendous image of a werewolf, as it portrays all that emerges from the transformation from a human being. It's captured in its essence here, and is extremely powerful.
Great Werewolf Tattoo
- Ozzy Osbourne Tattoos
When one thinks of Ozzy Osbourne, usually it's in regard to excess, and that isn't far from the truth, if not the exact truth. His wild and crazy persona and lifestyle was reflected in his stage presence and music; as he put on a wild and...
- Fabulous Fantasy Tattoos
Fantasy, whether reading or art, is among my favorite subjects, and it always lends itself to some outstanding designs, which the tattoos below will testify to. One unique element in fantasy, is overall, most artists like to not just create one...
This werewolf tattoo was included because of the way the red was used in the artwork. Not one to like color in a tattoo, especially red which can very easily and usually become too loud, it works in the case of this werewolf, and works well.
- Gargoyle Tattoo Designs and Meanings
Gargoyle history is interesting in that it is far less flamboyant and mystical than modern-day interpretation has given it. As to the practical side, gargoyles were nothing more than a type of a gutter, with some of the more elongated ones being...
- Rockin' Raven Tattoos
Anyone interested in having an edgy look with their tattoo will meet those expectations when deciding on a raven as their theme of choice. There is no doubt Ravens are considered a symbol of a dark force in the world, and whether alone or in a...
Now here's another werewolf tattoo including color, this time a full back tattoo with a lot of blue in it. There is also what appears to be a story being told, and the overall scene is very compelling to me.
Full Back Color Werewolf Tattoo
- Scorpion Tattoos with a Sting
The large variety and number of scorpion tattoos surprised me when I was looking for some interesting designs, as I had no idea they were as popular as they were, although I suspected there would be some fans of the subject matter because of the...
- Extraordinary Bio-Organic, Mechanical Tattoos
For a time the bio-mechanical and bio-organic tattoo theme was one of the most popular, and they still continue to be an attractive choice for those wanting to put something unique on their body. I'm including the two styles for the purpose of...
If nothing else, this is a great piece of art. It's an amazing image, even if you don't like the theme or subject matter itself. What extraordinary attention to detail and capturing of the werewolf with ink.
Amazing Full Back Color Tattoo
This is an amazing array of werewolf tattoos in my opinion, and from generation to generation, it seems the popularity of the theme never goes away, as mentioned, probably because we all relate to ourselves or others who fight inner demons attempting to get out; sometimes unsuccessfully.