In addition to his Philippine Eagle tattoo that was posted before, Tyler cleaned up his Family Forever ambigram tattoo as seen in the photo. Adding up another tattoo on his arm basically means adding more of his Pinoy pride. His tattoos are getting more and more amazing as he gets through it. He is still [...]
Archive for November, 2010
I’m excited to announce that I’ll be back in Southern California to showcase my work at DesignerCon in Pasadena, CA 11/20/10. This event will be much different than the usual cultural ones I usually do. I’ll be debuting my custom toys exclusively at this event with new paintings and of course promoting Baybayin. Become a [...]
Every week I get emails asking about traditional Filipino tribal patterns. What do they mean? How can I learn more? Here’s your answer! My friend, Lane Wilcken is releasing a comprehensive book about Filipino tribal tattoos next month. I suggest you pre-order it before it sells out. Order now Product Description Tattooing is a very [...]
For those who don’t know, Perlas ng Silangan is another name of the Philippines. The island was named Perlas ng Silangan because it was the Filipino translation of Pearl of the Orient . The name was likely to hear and see in Philippine National Anthem “Lupang Hinirang”. Philippines is said to be the Pearl of [...]
A representation of his childhood, love for the island of the Philippines and how he was raised in the beautiful island of Guam. You can see a lot of figures and symbols in this tattoo and each symbol has meanings and each also shows how rich and happy his life is from childhood until now.
As the first tattoo of Angelico Dator of Chicago, he is very proud of this. He entitled this as “Family Crest” because obviously it describes the information about his family same as his ancestral history. This family crest is like the shield of their family that made up of symbols like cross, bird and stars.