It should be remembered that the choice of the master and the salon of artistic tattooing is a serious matter, which you need to approach with all responsibility.
Tattoo is for life.
The pursuit of savings is a poor-quality drawing – anyway, the search for a good master is a double overpayment.
The lighter your skin – the cheaper the tattoo. Continue reading
According to American sociologists, today one out of seven adults in the United States is tattooed. Moreover, among the respondents aged 40–56 years, one in ten is tattooed, and among those who are 25–34 years old, one in three already.
And what is the situation in Russia? A sociological survey was conducted in late 2004 – early 2005. mainly among students of two metropolitan humanitarian universities (State University of the Humanities and the Russian State University for the Humanities).
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We managed to talk a little about the meaning of the Kolovrat tattoo when we covered in detail the theme of Slavic symbols and charms. I must say, the Slavic theme is gaining from year to year. Modern people have an interest and a craving for cultural sources. We want to know more about how our ancestors lived, what they believed in, which was really important for them.
The first association that occurs when a Kolovrat is seen is the sun. Indeed, this is one of the main objects of veneration not only among the Slavs, but also in almost all ancient cultures. Solar energy, the power of fire, is both the progenitor of all living things, and a deadly threat. Curved beams are important. They constantly symbolize movement, life cycle, change. Interestingly, a symbol can be represented in several interpretations.
Moves clockwise – a female amulet. Such a picture symbolizes harmony and creation.
It moves counterclockwise – a man’s amulet – means purification, renewal.
The symbol drawn inside the circle is considered a sign of the universe. Continue reading
It is a mistake to believe that the swastika tattoo carries a negative connotation. This is an ancient Slavic symbol that carries only a positive mood. It was borrowed by fascist Germany with propaganda intentions during World War II.
In ancient times, people meant by swastika the movement of the sun in the sky. In this case, the symbol was depicted in various versions. Each performance carried a deep meaning and had a meaning separate from the rest of the images. The drawing could be seen on banners, Slavic clothes, weapons, spinning wheels and other products. It was often used to decorate architectural buildings, so that it would bring the owner only luck. Continue reading
“I hate what I did to myself,” the girl says, referring to her tattoo in memory of her beloved pet. Adele got her tattoo when she was 18 years old – it was at that age that he was already old enough to solve such problems on his own. However, this decision, obviously, was not balanced enough, because only a few years later Adele terribly regretted that she had crossed the threshold of the tattoo artist’s studio.
Adele got a tattoo on her chest at the age of eighteen.
After the death of her beloved Newfoundland, nicknamed Max, Adele Smith decided to perpetuate his memory and asked the tattoo artist to make two tattoos in the solar plexus. The tattoos were in the shape of a dog’s paw print. It was in 2007 and cost her 100 pounds (about $ 130). Now Adele is 28 years old, and she is forced to pay 1,000 pounds ($ 1,300), that is, ten times the amount to get rid of this tattoo.
In the university years, Adele was proud of her tattoo. Continue reading