Gardening actually has a ton of benefits for your body and mind that you may not even know about. It helps reduce stress, increases heart health, lowers risk of strokes. It's good for building hand strength and dexterity, while helping your mental health by lowering your risk of depression.
These are just a few reasons why you should have a green thumb, and if you feel so inclined, you should show your love for gardening, plants, and all things floral with a tattoo from Tilly Dee. She's a queen of the traditional style, and even mixes it up a bit with bright color every now and then. You can check out her stellar style here and hopefully get inspired to either get one of her tattoos, or to go out and plant some plants.
Tilly Dee is an Australian tattoo artist who did her apprenticeship at Mimsy's Trailer Trash Tattoos, where she picked up get tips and tricks in order to find her own footing. She now has been making her mark in the community with her brightly colored traditional tattoos.
Currently working out of Feline Lucky tattoos (also known as Manners Tattoo), the "Whisky Gypsy" has become one of Australia's most in-demand artists.
Her take on flowers, cacti, and other fauna are a big reason why she's gained popularity amongst the tattoo community. They are vibrant and the splash of neon coloring accents really makes them stand out.
Follow Tilly Dee on Instagram to expose yourself to new, bright, and clean tattoos in the Traditional style. It's certainly a unique take on the classic imagery, a welcomed one at that.
For more floral inspiration, check out the top 250 best flower tattoos of the year.