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Stained Glass Tattoos And Designs-Stained Glass Tattoo Meanings And Ideas-Stained Glass Tattoo Gallery

Updated on August 20, 2012
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Richard Hale is a tattoo enthusiast who studies and researches tattoo symbolism, meanings, and history.

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One tattoo that continues to gain popularity is the stained glass tattoo. Stained glass tattoos are tattoo designs that are done to give the appearance of a symbol or element done in stained glass. This creative tattoo can be worn by both women and men. Stained glass tattoos are perfect for someone wanting a creative, unique, and interesting tattoo. Plus, when done correctly, stained glass tattoos can be absolutely stunning!

The best thing about stained glass tattoos is that you can get any tattoo symbols or element done in stained glass. This tattoo gives you thousands of combinations and options to consider. If your wanting a butterfly tattoo, have it done in stained glass. If your looking for a tiger tattoo, you can have it done in stained glass. Any tattoo symbol that you want can be done in stained glass with the right tattoo artist.

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As you read above, any tattoo symbol or element can be done in the stained glass tattoo design. It just all depends on what you are looking for. One of the most common stained glass tattoo designs are religious tattoos. Such tattoos may include the cross, Jesus, or Mother Mary. As you may already know, stained glass has religious roots. Church windows are commonly done in stained glass as well as Christian art. If your wanting a religious tattoo, the stained glass tattoo may be a perfect choice.

Stained glass tattoos can be designed in several different ways. Although most stained glass tattoos are done in colors, some stained glass tattoo designs are done in solid black ink. Stained glass tattoos can also be done in various sizes. Due to this, they can also be tattooed all over the body. Stained glass tattoos look great on the arm as a medium sized tattoo or a full back tattoo. Make sure that you take the time to view all the different stained glass tattoos in this article. This will give you an idea what is available, plus you can pick up ideas for your own stained glass tattoo.

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The stained glass tattoo can also be done to portray a stained glass window. With such tattoo designs, the stained glass may or may not portray a window frame. Stained glass tattoos can come in a variety of different shapes, designs, and patterns. Some stained glass tattoo may portray a symbol or element on the stained glass while others may not. Once again, you have so many options to consider.

Overall, the stained glass tattoo has no symbolic meaning. The symbolic meaning behind the stained glass tattoo depends on what elements and symbols are chosen for the stained glass tattoo design. For example, if you choose to get a butterfly done in stained glass, your tattoo will take on the meaning behind the butterfly. This can be said for any symbol that you choose. You may just want to get the stained glass tattoo as a decorative tattoo. Either way, in the end, your stained glass tattoo symbolizes what you want it too.

There are some very important things that you need to remember before you choose your stained glass tattoo or any tattoo. Make sure that you take the time to research your tattoo before you get inked. Make sure you completely understand what it represents and stands for. If you are not completely sure about a tattoo, don't go ahead and get inked up! Give it more time, weigh out your options, and then make a choice. Men and women that rush to get inked usually regret their tattoo later on in life. Don't make the same mistake. If you feel that the stained glass tattoo is not for you or you want to view more tattoos, please feel free to follow the links below. As always, thanks for your visit!

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      Richard Ricky Hale 5 years ago from West Virginia





      Thanks again for taking the time to comment and visit. Much appreciation all:) Have a great evening!

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      BeyondMax 5 years ago from Sydney, Australia

      Wow, what a stunner and unexpected one! It does look like a lot of work but the result is truly astonishing!

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      Gypsy Rose Lee 5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Fantastic and colorful.

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      Ruby Jean Fuller 5 years ago from Southern Illinois

      Awesome! I love stained glass. I have a few pieces. The tattoos are beautiful..

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      Thomas Silvia 5 years ago from Massachusetts

      Very awesome stained glass tattoo and loved all the very beautiful photos .

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      Richard Ricky Hale 5 years ago from West Virginia

      Teaches, thanks for your visit. I do like the tiger very much. Upon research, I had no clue of this design. Something I am taking into consideration.

      Frank, always good to hear from you. I agree, genius of an idea. Gives you a lot of options for a unique tattoo.

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      Frank Atanacio 5 years ago from Shelton

      The lyricwriter these are amazing.. who would have thought this type of tats would be so cool stained glass windows wer designed to keep out the sun.. man voted up and awesome

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      Dianna Mendez 5 years ago

      The tiger stained glass tattoo is really interesting. I didn't know what to expect when I saw the stained glass title, but it certainly proved another worthy read.