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 popular snake tattoos are among the ladies, as there are probably more women with snake tattoo as there are men, or at least just as many.
There are definitely differing reasons for the popularity of snake tattoos, as in Asian cultures they represent a variety of important part of their lives, while in other cultures they're applied as simply cool works of art or amazing tools to create interesting designs.
Whatever the reason, snake tattoos look great on the body, and there are a wide mixture of designs and combinations, along with places on the body to put them because of the unique body type and look of a snake.
- 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...
- 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...
These types of breaking through the skin tattoos are always interesting, although not for me. Even so, the snake appearing to move through the skin is done well, and definitely captures the attention.
Snake Tattoo on Shoulder
- Fallen Angel Tattoos
Fallen angel tattoos have basically two different ways of being expressed. First, there is the fallen angels that has no care about the circumstances they find themselves in, and, according to Christian belief, were cast out of heaven because of...
- Scarecrow Tattoos
Always being on the lookout for interesting art and unique tattoos, when something jarred my thinking the other day about scarecrows, I thought I would look around to see if there were some people that actually decided on that as a tattoo design. ...
I really like this combination tribal and snake tattoo. Did you notice how the tongue of the snake appears to be part of the tribal design? You have to look closely to see the difference. the red works nicely as well.
Tribal Snake Tattoo
- 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...
- Gothic Bat Tattoos
Bats are always a fascinating subject matter because of their connection with horror and darkness in the Western world. That attracts those who live the live of a Goth, or those who enjoy the art associated with it, including of course bats. ...
Snake and skull tattoos are among the more popular of the genre, and when including skull, there is usually the inclusion of the snake slithering through the eye of the skull. While that's to be expected and not unusual, it still looks cool when it's done.
Snake and Skull Shoulder Tattoo
- Amazing Bat Tattoos
Depending on the part of the world you live in, bats can be considered bad omens or representative of evil, or in other places a sign of good luck, if you believe in it. Either way, bat tattoos are very interesting, and they can be inked on as...
- Unique Rat Tattoos
Just like their real-life counterparts, a rat tattoo is something of a peculiar taste, but for those who are fans of rats, there are some that are extremely nice looking, and many that are humorous, based on the caricature rats can be used as. ...
I chose this snake and skull tattoo as an example because of its quality, but also because it was one of those that didn't include the snake moving through the eye socket. The colors of the snake are nice, as is the color of the skull.
- 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...
This cobra tattoo looks great, and even though over-emphasized, the hood on the head of the snake lends itself to how mesmorizing it can be when a potential victim of the same is watching it as it's about to strike.
That you can see the entirety of the snake is a big plus as well.
Snake Tattoo on Side
- Fishing and Fish Tattoos
Even though my days of fishing have, for the most part, fled behind me, that doesn't keep the fond memories of fishing in my youth from coming back over and over again, as the great battles with fish over the years I continue to recall with delight..
- 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...
The colorful snake tattoo below looks great, but it is always a problem to put too much of a tattoo on a part of the body that can't hold it, as it looks cramped, as this snake design does, even though it is a quality one.
Snake Tattoo on Calf
- Ships and Sea Life Tattoos
While I usually enjoy targeting a certain theme when writing on tattoos, I got motivated to present a variety of tattoos related to oceans, ships and sea life in general. Sometimes looking at a variety of tattoo designs can trigger ideas that can...
- Lobster Tattoos
For those of us that love the water and seas, a lobster tattoo is a compelling choice to show what it means to us. There is no doubt that we who are born near the water have a unique affinity to the sea, lakes and the life forms associated with...
Here's a great example of a snake tattoo that takes full advantage of how you can include a design that is fantastic. Take notice of how the design changes as you look up and down the snake. Good job.
Full Leg Snake Tattoo
- Turtle Tattoos
Turtles, which are actually classified as a reptile, are a choice of quite a few people to have tattooed on them. There are seemingly a couple of reasons for choosing a turtle for a tattoo design. The first is a person simply enjoys turtles in...
- Pirate Ship Tattoos
Anything nautical is of great interest to me, and much of the mythology and truth surrounding the history of pirates is fascinating; especially the ships they used to plunder their unfortunate victims. Picture being on a journey somewhere and...
The inclusion of the basket and dice in this tattoo is very cool. Very unique in that there weren't any other tattoos close to the interesting design.
Snake Tattoo with Dice on Thigh
- 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...
- 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...
Below we again see the versatility a tattoo artist can take with the subject matter and create a compelling work of art that looks fantastic.
Unique Snake Tattoo Design on Calf
What I really enjoyed about these snake tattoo designs is how different each one was. There was little similarity, yet no doubt as to what was being represented. This was just a tiny sampling of the variety there is out there in the genre.