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Phoenix Bird Tattoos Designs
One of the best choices for body art are Phonenix tattoo designs because they have an interesting mythical meaning. The phoenix is a sacred fire bird. It has been found in the mythologies of the Chinese, Greek, Persians, Egyptians, Romans and Phoenicians. Phoenix compositions represent freedom and new beginnings. The mythical bird has a 500-1000 year life cycle.
Just before it passes on, it builds a new nest then ignites. Once the bird has burned, a new bird comes out of the ashes. It reproduces itself, which represents strength and fresh starts. There are many different stories featuring the bird but the general themes include resurrection, immortality and the undying soul.
The ink used in phoenix tattoo designs is usually colorful. The artwork is positive and detailed. This tattoo is great for larger compositions as it requires detailed skin art. A phoenix can also be small to medium sized too.
The phoenix is featured in many stories and cultures so it is an ideal tattoo design to get creative with because there are so many versions to get inspiration from. Letting an artist design something completely unique is a real plus with phoenix tattoo designs. Even better is to have your own ideas about how your phoenix ink will look.
The themes related to the phoenix make it a good choice for those that want to express themselves with their ink. Immortality, rebirth and renewal are positive ideas which when combined with a versatile design; make for colorful and original compositions.
Many of the myths have stories of the bird with gold or red colors. Others have likened the bird to an eagle or peacock. A phoenix tattoo design can be an image of many vivid colors, or it can be in just one or two so that the skin art itself stands out.
A Phoenix Bird makes a cool and colorful image for skin art.