Wings are flight and freedom, which people always dream about and strive for. A unique tattoo in the form of wings is in great demand in youth culture. In practice, there are a great many images of wings that convey a tragic or angelic meaning. It all depends on the composition, technique and color of the body painting.
In ancient myths, only Hermes had wings and could fly ,like abird . Rare chosen ones were granted such a distinction by the gods, an all-powerful, special person could deserve a miracle of flight. The wing is a sign of distinction and power, the uniqueness of its bearer and the strongest amulet. No wonder there is a saying: "I will protect you with a wing".
Filling his wings, a young man or girl emphasizes his essence and demonstrates a new status to others. In addition, the wing tattoo is so beautiful that it is difficult to look away. For a unique drawing, the master can choose any technique, different colors in saturation and make a panoramic drawing or a small, almost secret image.
Most often, the tattoo is stuffed on the shoulder blades, when moving, a complete impression of a living wing is created. Small and stylized images can be placed everywhere, the place will tell the owner's intuition and his attitude to the world.
The main theme that wing tattoos reveal is freedom, independence, speed and elevation. Bold and impetuous people depict the wings of angels on their bodies, their soul strives for purity and harmony.
In the culture of the Goths, it is customary to make tattoos of black, burnt wings, indicating evil and deadly danger. Clipped and falling feathers show that the owner is tired of the worldly bustle and wants peace. On the contrary, the drawing butterflies are chosen by young girls and become a little like fairy-tale fairies with the same wings.
If one wing is stuffed, it means that the owner is pining for family and loved ones. Two wings and a heart in the middle are a sign of love and loyalty, hope for happiness in the future. Often a tattoo is accompanied by a memorable inscription, a motto or the name of a loved one. This option gives the picture completeness and leaves a particularly strong impression.
Original tattoos of scaly wings of a dragon look great in a large-scale image on the back. A man who has chosen such a tattoo as his mascot has remarkable physical strength and a rebellious disposition.