This gallery features tattoo art of celtic origin.
The six nations of the Celts are: Brittany, Cornwall, Ireland, Isle of
Celtic tattoos feature beasts such as dragons, wild dogs, exotic birds and unicorns.
Shamrocks (clovers), knots, hearts, stars and the tree of life are also popular. The celtic cross and celtic love knot are well-known symbols.
Designs are often interlocking, spirals or woven, and mirrored symmetrical tribal patterns are often used. Green and blue are favorite colors for celtic tattoos.
The arm and shoulder are common locations. More men and boys prefer celtic tats than women and girls.
Celtic symbols are steeped in mystery and lore: as old as the druids and as modern as Led Zepplin's zoso.
The never ending loops may mean the interweaving of lives and loves.
some mythic beasts...
also see Celtic Cross Tattoos.
Here are two tattoo flash celtic designs
Here are a few words from Celtic Language that you might recognize as parts of English words:
|"Celtic tatoos" and "Celtic tattos" are creative spellings of "Celtic tattoos."|