Tiger half sleeve Japanese tattoo
Tiger half sleeve Japanese tattoo. This half sleeve tattoo showing a tiger and cherry blossom flowers is still in progress. It needs one more session to complete adding some colors. The tattoo done in Japanese style. Please, fill in this form to schedule your free consultation if you want to get your Japanese tattoo sleeve.
Considered to be the supreme of all land animals by the Chinese, representing strength, courage and long life. Tigers are also said to be able to ward off bad luck, disease and Demons. In many old prints you will see a tiger fighting demons (Oni) at the side of “Shoki” The demon queller. Tigers are one of the 4 sacred animals, symbols of the North and represent the season of Autumn and control of the winds.
Tiger half sleeve Japanese tattoo done by George Bardadim, resident Artist at Bardadim Tattoo, Brooklyn, NYC