The idea of elbow tattoos may be unusual for you, but we have to admit, there is a collection of quite interesting and bold designs for this part of the body, created with both black and coloured ink.
A tattoo is a type of art that lives on the skin forever. It represents you, your approaches to different issues, your attitude towards different people and objects, your artistic taste and your preferences. Any tattoo has its own characteristics.
Even tattoo artists do not have a definite approach to the idea of tattooing this part of the body.
You can pick a sketch where the elbow is centred and an alluring design spreads around it. Or you can choose a drawing that changes depending on the movements of your arm.
Elbow Tattoo Complications
The biggest problem that the elbow tattoo causes for tattooists is that the skin colour is darker in this body part. In addition, the skin of the elbow is rougher and wrinkled, which complicates the tattooing process. Even the further care of a tattoo made in this part of the body is more complicated compared to other parts of the body.
However, despite the complications, it should be noted that this tattoo has quite a large army of fans. It tempts especially those who like to stand out from everyone else with their style and ideas. Another advantage of this tattoo is that it can be easily covered with clothes if the need arises.
Mandala Elbow Tattoo
Elbow is an ideal place for mandala tattooing. The detailed drawn patterns of this design fit perfectly on this part of the sleeve.
Small Cupid Tattoo
This drawing seems to have been created to be painted on the elbow. Made with simple black outlines, this design will appeal to anyone, regardless of preference.
We have compiled an eye-catching and diverse collection of elbow tattoos which you can see below.