The crow and raven tattoo is inspired by nature, although to be honest, we have to say that it is not as popular as the peacock or dove tattoo. Crow and raven tattoos always seem mysterious. You need to have a lot of courage to choose from these tattoos.
However, to be fair, we have to admit that there are some really remarkable and charming crow and raven tattoo designs. When you see them you will definitely want to wear on your body at least one of them.
Crow and Raven Tattoo Design Ideas
Based on the meanings that this tattoo expresses, among which are war, magic, shadow and secrets, it is depicted mainly in black or grey ink, using the tonal play of the mentioned colours. If you prefer brighter colours, you can add some shades to your tattoo. And it will be better if you combine it with other images that have a brighter colour. For the most part, such accompanying images for a crow and raven tattoo are flowers.
In general, if we connect the meaning of the crow tattoo with the dark colour of its feathers, its croaking and its diet, then this tattoo can have a rather gloomy interpretation. However, surprisingly, its meaning is completely different. It is a well-known figure. You can often find it in myths and legends. It’s main function is to establish a connection between life and death. Crows are considered messengers sent by God to earth.
If you have already chosen any design of this tattoo, then you should also make the right choice regarding the placement of it. Placing this tattoo has important nuances. For example, if you have chosen a hovering crow and raven image, then you’d better place it on your back. The spacious space provided by the back will not limit your tattoo and will allow it to appear in all its splendour.