Polynesian tattoos have very bold dark shapes and dark patches. But the finesse comes in the filling of thin lines within those large shapes. Every line is perfectly parallel making Polynesian tattoos a masterpiece among tattoo art. The geometric shapes like circles, semi circles, triangles, hexagons, etc are freely used to make a complete and cohesive pattern. These tattoos have strong lines and are meant for a splash without needing any other color except black and gray.
As tattoo art goes, Polynesian tattoos are unusual because they do not follow the modern trend of putting in a lot of colors. Just black, gray and a little shading with perfectly designed geometric shapes and you will have a tattoo to be proud of. The symmetry of these tattoo is amazing and worth showing off. There is a perfect balance of bold lines and thin lines so that the tattoo looks very artistic and each piece looks different. These tattoos draw attention by their simplistic art that is a class apart.
Having a tattoo spread out over the bicep and chest is a definite attention grabber. The circular design on the chest and the strong vertical design of the biceps highlight the strength of both the assets.
The face in this tattoo seems to portray doom for anyone who challenges its power. The geometric shapes around the face sort of enhance the overall effect of intimidation.
The Bigger the Stronger
A tattoo of this size would definitely give limelight to the massive bicep that is carrying it. The symmetry in the bold lines as well as the smaller formations in this geometric design is an art worth imitating.
This is a superbly designed tattoo covering an equally superb bicep. The circular designs that form a parallel pattern along the arm give it an effect of greater bulk. The cross-like design with the red shading looks brilliant.
The more the better seems to be theme here. The Sun-like face has a heavenly appeal just as the geometric shapes of the tattoos around the neck and on the biceps brings things down to earth. As an art form, this tattoo goes beyond praise.
You have fantastic biceps then why not show them off. A tattoo like this one will enhance the strength and power that is obviously there in the bicep. The bold thick lines of the tattoo ensure that the basic purpose of the tattoo is not lost.
This tattoo with its traditional geometric shapes suddenly appears different when you notice the face like design in the center. The slanting eyes of the face combined with the broad grin make a strange combination that is very noticeable.
There is nothing delicate about this tattoo. It spells power, strength and size in it’s every line and shape. This is a classic and bold design with the geometric shapes forming an attractive and cohesive whole.
Just using circles and semi circles the tattoo artist has created a collage that looks superb as a back tattoo. The thin fine lines and the big bold patches merge together to create an artistic display worth showing.
A tattoo that also serves as a necklace is a brilliant art form. This tattoo has the appearance of being a neck piece with gems and designs that is irresistibly attractive. The larger shapes have tiny thin lines that are so perfectly parallel that one has to appreciate the talent.
As an art form this tattoo is a quite unusual with a blend of shapes and faces all combined together to form a whole. The faces seem to be in peaceful repose with the symmetrical shapes around them forming halos.
This tattoo is a freehand drawing kind of idea. It has no specific theme but just a collection of different shapes in a long line. One gets the feeling that the artist just went on addition one shape after another as without any particular design in mind. And yet it is a superb tattoo.
This tattoo is a lovely piece of art. The curved shapes and the gray shading make it a something worth showing off. This tattoo reminds one of inner roofs of ancient monuments where murals and designs adorn the architecture.
The strong breasts of this man are brought into greater prominence by the concentric circles around them. As an art form it has strong dark color and superbly symmetrical shapes that define Polynesian tattoo art.
The overall effect of this tattoo is that itâ€™s a face looking out of the window. The bulbous eyes complement the concentric circles that form the main part of the tattoo. The letter â€œKâ€ is an enigma of course!
The face in repose in this unusual tattoo has been created with different geometric shapes to form a whole. The concept is new and is a trend setter of its kind. The symmetry is superb and projects a feeling of peace.
If you are proud of your assets and have no hesitation in showing them off, this is a brilliant idea. A tattoo across the chest will bring the boobs into limelight like nothing else can. As tattoo art goes, this is a lovely design that is maintained a superb symmetry.
This flower vase-shaped tattoo has an ornate look that reminds one of antiques and pottery. The design has an amazing sense of symmetry that cannot be ignored. The overall effect is of opulence and style.
This tattoo has been inspired by nature. Although the overall look is geometrical and has the usual symmetric characteristic to Polynesian tattoos, there are tiny representations of mountains and marine life.
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