Specialist Polynesian Tattoo Artist - Zealand Tattoo

Specialist Polynesian Tattoo Artist, Mana has just joined the Zealand Tattoo team all the way from Auckland. Mana is a specialist in the Polynesian, Maori and Samoan Tattoo Design style.. Mana has tattooed some of the current All Blacks team. So if you want the best Pacific Island Tribal tattoo style piece – come in ……

Pitt Rivers Museum Body Arts Polynesian tattooing tools

Polynesian tattooing tools. Fiji and Tahiti, 19th century. Top: Collected by Sir William McGregor and H. A. Tufnell, and donated by Henry Anson in 1899; 1899.62.432 Bottom: Founding collection; 1884.85.10 These two tools illustrate traditional methods of creating particular effects in Polynesian tattooing. The tool at the top from Fiji has a head made of an iridescent material – possibly ...…

90 Amazing Polynesian Tattoo Designs With Their Meanings ...

Polynesian tattoo- I know that you are interested in the concept of this design. Well, people from the history have been. These tattoos are not merely some body art. They have meant a lot from the history and also until now, these arts carry a lot of meaning and also the value behind them is priceless. First off, let us see the “general introduction” about these tattoos.…

Tattoo Traditions of Polynesia Tattooist Tricia Allen FAQ

Tricia Allen is a tattooist with an extensive background in Polynesian history. Her approach to the art is unique in that she has tattooed over 8000 members of the Polynesian community, yet has an extensive academic background. She completed her Master's thesis at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa in 1992 on the early practice of tattooing in the Marquesas Islands.…