Wolf Tattoo Meaning

Wolves have stalked through the human psyche for our entire history.  For some of us, they are terrifying predators, creatures of the night that haunt our dreams and whose iconic howl sends chills down our spine. For others, wolves are noble warrior spirits, guardians, and symbols of strength and loyalty.  Notoriously shy of humans, wolves […]

Butterfly Tattoo Meaning

It is an essentially universal truth that butterflies are seen around the world as icons of nature’s beauty, and they have been highly sought after as tattoo subjects for nearly as long as the art form has been around. The meaning of butterfly tattoos extends far beyond just the concept of beauty, though; they can […]

Feather Tattoo Meaning

Feathers have always been a popular choice for tattoo designs, either on their own or incorporated into larger pieces. Feather symbolism spans over many cultures, though it is particularly strong in Native American culture. Most Native Americans are Animists, meaning that they believe that every part of nature – humans, animals, plants, the earth, etc. […]

Sun and Moon Tattoo Meanings

There aren’t many symbols that are more pervasive and deeply entrenched in humanity’s collective culture than those of the Sun and Moon.  These celestial bodies have captured our fascination since humans first walked on two legs; they have been objects of worship, sources of magic, the inspiration for countless works of poetry and music… the […]

Anchor Tattoo Meanings

Anchor Tattoo Meaning Anchors have possibly been one of the most widely used symbols in tattoo culture, second possibly only to the skull or the heart.  Anchors first became popular tattoos with members of the British Navy, and eventually gained widespread appeal.   old school tattoo by @stellamayvlad Traditional anchor tattoos are typically done in the […]

Bear Tattoo Meanings

Bear Tattoo Meaning”Bear lifted me up so I could see all the Earth.  He said I may jump high among the cliffs, and live forever” – Full Mouth, Crow No matter what the species, bears mean business. All bears, from the adorable panda bear to the massive polar bear, are powerfully built with deadly claws, […]

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