There’s a lot of fun and wacky shit you can do with a human body. Trust us on this one. From professional-level contortion to parkour, our bodies are capable of some incredible feats. But for most of us, our fat, out of shape bodies are useless. What could have been amazing biological machines have been reduced to nothing more than flesh prisons from our years of disgusting eating habits and sedentariness.
Luckily though, there are still a host of cool things to do with our bodies by employing the use of tattoo ink. There are some seriously amazing tattoos out there that rely on creative placement to produce a visually stunning effect, proving conclusively that no body is useless.
Tattooing is all about creativity, and this can expand beyond the actual artwork. By utilizing creative body placement and perspective, a good tattooist can craft an eye-catching piece that relies on the human form to make it work. Oftentimes, the aims and results of these tattoos are humorous, like a stomach tattoo of a cat where the recipient’s belly button is the cat’s asshole.
We’ve collected some shining exemplary pieces that highlight what can be done when a tattoo is in just the right place. These tattoos all make inventive use of the human body for amazing effect. From utilizing a nipple for Thom Yorke’s eye to expanding a character’s arm into your own fist, all of these pieces are super creative and draw the eye in undeniable ways. Check them out and marvel at the wonder that is the human form when augmented with tattoos.
Aren’t those pieces just incredible uses of the human form? All these inventive placements have one thing in common – the results are all super fun pieces. Maybe they’ve made you realize that there’s a lot more you could be doing with your own body.