Markus requested this tattoo about his life: the turtle on the shoulder and arm represents family, which has always been present, trying to give him joy (the sun above it) and stability (the mountains making it).    The shell of the turtle is shaped by the maorigram "Herbert" on the left (with a tiki making the left front flipper) and by the maorigram "Doris" on the right (with an ipu on the related flipper).    In the middle the two chasing birds represent him and[...]

TATTOO TRIBES: Tattoo of Markus, Life tattoo,turtle maorigrams herbert doris tattoo - royaty-free tribal tattoos with meaning

Iho Iho represents the heart, the essence, in this case that of Alberto who requested this half sleeve tattoo extending onto pec and shoulder blade. The turtle on the pec represents his family and his children, with the ani ata motif symbolizing his ancestors and joining his[...]

TATTOO TRIBES: Tattoo of Iho, Heart, essence tattoo,iho aoturoa nature hammerheadshark tattoo - royaty-free tribal tattoos with meaning

Manawareka  The main elements of this tattoo requested by Marc are the turtle on the pec, a sun on the deltoid, a manta right below and the octopus making the greatest part of the armband. The octopus is a curious, intelligent and tenacious animal. Two tentacles are shaped like paths of Kamehameha and others are like waves and tentacles to represent Marc´s tenacity in facing all[...]

TATTOO TRIBES: Tattoo of Manawareka, Interest, curiosity tattoo,octopus manta turtle hammerheadshark tattoo - royaty-free tribal tattoos with meaning

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TATTOO TRIBES: Tattoo of Yin yang, Balance tattoo,yinyang tiki hear see tattoo - royaty-free tribal tattoos with meaning

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