26 Jaw Dropping Hawaiian Tattoo Designs

This traditional Hawaiian style tattoo is a great example of what this style of tattooing is all about. Big, black and artistic. The design almost acts as a badge of honor or that it tells a story in itself. The solid black lines and the flow of the whole thing give you the knowledge that this tattoo was most likely very painful but well worth it.…

Traditional Hawaiian Tattooing: Home - University of Hawaii

Dec 07, 2018 · Selected modern texts show contemporary Hawaiian tattoos and serve as a directory for tattoo artists working in the 21st century. Much of what is currently identified as Hawaiian tattoo designs has little resemblance to the traditional art form. There is a lot of cross-cultural influence on tattoo designs throughout the Pacific.Author: Malia Van Heukelem…