15 Graceful Fern Tattoos

jentheripper in Tattoo Ideas

Do you know that ferns are older than the dinosaurs?

This intricate vegetal is fascinating humans for centuries and fern tattoos are the modern tribute to these ancient spiritualities. Their leaves and seeds have always been associated with magic, giving powers such as invisibility and casting spells of protection. They grow in many places of the world, in deep forests. It is a significant symbol of New Zealand, a protector of the Maoris and thus, widely used in their traditional tattoo art. There are different shapes and types of fern, but they are all very elegant for tattoo designs. You can covet their fresh green spirals or enjoy their silhouette in blackwork. But they all connect you with Nature, its beauty and its spirituality. So, if you are feeling the good vibes of vegetal world, you could be charmed by these graceful fern tattoos...

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