Knives can be a very strong subject for tattoos. Even the simplest image of a knife can depict a lot of meaning. It can show strength, dexterity, or even pain. Knives give its bearer the power to kill. It can also protect the wearer from all sorts of harm.
No wonder why a lot of people would prefer to have a knife in their pocket wherever they go. And for them, a knife tattoo is the one most fitting. And what’s more interesting about knife tattoos is the fact that there are simply a lot of designs available at online galleries and elsewhere. Choose your very own knife tattoo and combine it with other images too.
Knives are best drawn with other elements such as heart, fire, snake, and roses. Those who would like their knife tattoo to look a little scarier could add a skull, a dragon, or a tribal design along with it. Knives can also be long or short, depending on how you want it. Many of the knife tattoo designs available at galleries look more like a sword than anything.
Since knife tattoo designs are elongated, they are best placed on the shoulder, chest, back, or legs. Pick a spot on your body where you like your knife tattoo to be. As for the shading, full color and black and white knife tattoos are easily available. Small, medium, and large images are quite accessible as well.
Pick your favorite knife tattoo design today and bring it to your favorite tattoo artist. Then have it drawn on your body in full detail. Try to look for an image of a rare knife or dagger and use it. Look for something from the history books to add more drama on your tattoo. Then make your tattoo more interesting by adding a few more elements into it.