Here’s a photo of a neo-tribal forearm piece on Geologic from the Seattle, Washington based Hip Hop group Blue Scholars. Ink by Aleks Figueroa. Premium Philippine Sun and Stars tattoos now available
Archive for January, 2008
Found this video titled “Erwin’s Filipino Star Tattoo” on Youtube. When you watch it, you’ll notice it’s a Sun not a Star. The tattoo & “Filipino Pride” trend/resurgence is a dangerous mix. While I understand that is probably just an honest Sun/Star mix-up, it brings up a few questions….do you know what your “Filipino” tattoos [...]
Here’s a picture of a Lakas (strength) tattoo I designed for Brandon. The modern translation is LA-KA-S. You will notice the vowel cancellation kudlit “X” under the last character (SA) that looks like V3. Looks great! Request a name translated for free or order a custom design & translation for only $5.
Al sent in his modern Baybayin tattoo. Looks like Paul Morrow’s Baybayin fonts. Upload your photo or join my.PinoyTattoos.com. Reminds me of the classic Paul Simon song…..
A FREE Filipino Tattoo Flash Design section is coming soon on PinoyTattoos.com. The purpose of this is to give you ideas for tattoos. While I don’t suggest anyone use a flash design for a tattoo, your free to do so if you don’t mind having the same tattoo as someone else. At 1st it will [...]
Over the past 6 months I’ve been experimenting with designing some Baybayin tattoo inspired shirts. Some samples will be arriving sometime next week. Vertically, it reads Kalayaan (Freedom) in old school Baybayin (KA-LA-YA-A) in Katipunan blood red. They will be on 100% cotton white and black shirts. Stock will be extremely limited. Sizes available for [...]
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