Maori Tattoo - Ta Moko Tribal Tattoos and Designs

Ta moko, often referred to as Maori tattoo, is the traditional permanent marking of the body and face by Maori.But ta moko is distinct from tattoo in that the skin is carved by uhi (chisels) instead of being punctured with needles. This leaves the skin with textured grooves, rather than the smooth surface of a ……