New Short Sleeve Started! This Japanese tattoo showcasing Koi climbing the falls. Koi fish and lotus flower will be done in black and grey. Hopefully this project will be finished shortly so new photo is coming soon, please stay tuned!
Koi has a very strong meaning in Japanese Art. In Japan it symbolises good fortune or luck. They also are associated with perseverance in adversity and strength of purpose, the Koi fish symbolize good luck, abundance and perseverance. Symbolic in Buddhism is to represent courage. Today the fish are considered to be symbolic of advancement materially and spiritually.
Short Sleeve Tattoo by George Bardadim, Tattoo Artist based in NYC, Resident of Tattoo Culture, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NYC