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Wild and Crazy Chicken Tattoos
Rooster Hen Tattoos
It was a lot of fun doing some searches for chicken tattoos, as it's a light and winsome category (for the most part) and projects the enjoyment and love of chickens people have.
With few exceptions, most of the chickens were done as cartoon characters rather than having them inked on to look real.
All of that ended up with a lot of fun with the subject matter, along with the inclusion of other barnyard friends in the mix.
Since I've had a lot of experience with small farming, including animals, I can definitely relate to these unusual critters, which always have some individuals among them that seem to want to act like they're human, or at least appear to have some of those traits we related to people we know.
So here's a mixed bag of interesting chicken tattoos you should really enjoy.
- 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...
- Magnificent Owl Tattoos
Owls are a mysterious and interesting creature, and the fact they are, for the most part, nocturnal (and carnivores), adds to the attraction of this bird of prey. For those who like owls and desire them for a tattoo theme, there are numerous,...
Realistic Chicken Tattoo
This was one of the few chicken tattoos that were designed to look like the real thing. The way the young woman is looking at it, it implies it may have been some special chicken from her youth. Many people do get inked from animals that meant something to them after they have passed on.
- Duck Tattoo Designs
Ducks are a fantastic bird, with a wide array of types, colors and sizes, which has attracted many artists through the years, who have put the beautiful creatures on canvasses of many types. That's also true with tattoo artists, who in response to...
- Compelling Eagle Tattoos
There's nothing much more majestic than the image of an eagle, and when combined with a tattoo, it's endless the versions you can make that are very compelling. Also important with eagles is they included so much detail in real life that it lends...
Funny Chicken Tattoo
When it comes to inking something humorous on your body, there are times when less is more, and I think that's the case with the tattoo on the woman's shoulder below. To me the simplicity of the tattoo adds to the enjoyment of the image. For some reason I really like this one.
- Peaceful Dove Tattoos
Dove tattoos can be extraordinary in that they represent universal peace, as also depicted in many cases of the dove carrying an olive branch. Also note of doves is a representation of long-term love, as the male and female dove mate for life....
- Tulip Tattoo Designs and Meanings
Tulips have been wildly popular for centuries, with their gorgeous, vibrant colors offering an extraordinary display - both in home gardens and fields where they're grown - inspiring many people to have a tulip tattoo design inked on their body. ...
Crazy Gorilla, Chicken Tattoo
I'm clueless as to the why of combining a gorilla head with a chicken body to create a tattoo design, but it definitely captures your attention. Wild.
One thing I do like about it, from the design standpoint, is the nice way the artist made the lines, swirls and circles.
- Rebirth and the Phoenix Tattoo
The tattoo of the Phoenix is one of the most fantastic to work with, and whether you do it in dark ink, bright colors, or in some cases the combination of both, you've really got to have a poor tattoo artist to screw this one up, as the body and...
- Butterfly Tattoos Becoming the Rage
When you take all the people getting tattooed in the United States, it may surprise some that men and women are only a couple of percentage points apart for who gets inked the most. Of all men of all ages in America, 15 percent have tattoos, while...
Chicken Losing its Head
What a wild idea to create a tattoo of a chicken just getting its head lopped of. The look of the face is great, and that band-aide is hilarious. After all, what good will it do after losing one's head.
72 Farm Party Tattoos
Chicken Head Tattoo
- Parrot Tattoos
Parrot tattoo designs are among the more colorful tattoos, and rightly so. While I prefer the darker tattos, as they seem to really look at stand up much better, and you can appreciate the quality much more, in the case of tattoos of parrots, it's...
- 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...
Rubber Chicken Tattoo
Here was a surprising tattoo find for me. Who would have thought you would find a rubber chicken tattoo. The artist designed it great. It does generate the question of why. But tattoo designs are that way, and always have some type of reasoning behind them. Most of the time only the bearer of the tattoo knows the overall story.
- 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...
- 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. ...
Chicken Tattoos and Barnyard Friends
When you see these combinations of barnyard animals, it's almost certain the one inked with it had some type of history with these unusual and at times, contrary animals. Seeing them all together reminds me of their different dispositions and the funny situations they could get into: together and apart.
- 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...
- Weeping Willow Tattoo Designs
The weeping willow is among the more unique and beautiful trees. They are placed near ponds and other areas to help stem erosion, as well as barriers to stop heavy winds. Add to that the amazing look of the tree, and you have a gorgeous and...
There are a wide variety of chickens, with some being raised for eggs, others for meat, and still others for show. Of course some are just there to be part of our experience and enjoyment. It looks like those are show variety.
These two below are fantastic in design and color. Great artwork by the creator.
- Iris Flower Tattoo Designs
In modern times the iris flower is very ubiquitous and popular, making them a favorite among many artists because of its variety of colors and unique shapes, and translate well to tattoo designs, which a growing number of people are choosing to have.
- Cupid Tattoos
Cupid and love go together, and in the case of tattoos, there are a myriad of designs to choose from to celebrate your love for that special person. Just be careful concerning names, as many people have regretted inking a name on their skin where the
Cartoon Chicken Head Tattoo
Here's another instance where I'm not exactly sure what's behind the particular chicken tattoo. The container makes it look like it came out of a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant.
But the bone coming out of the bottom of the head, and the head itself, creates some uncertainty for me. Either way, it's a funny tattoo that will generate some discussion among those wondering similar things I am.
From a whimsical and light standpoint, this is one of the more enjoyable tattoo themes I've looked at in some time. There are times we need to take a break from the stress and darkness in the world and smell the roses. This set of chicken tattoos has done it for me.