Are you an admirer of mosaic art? Then, check out these brilliant mosaic tattoos that will leave you speechless.
Mosaic style is famous all over the world because of the intricate designs of different geometric figures it consists of.
Mosiac art has been there since Ancient Roman times. Surfaces of buildings were covered with regular and sometimes even irregular pieces of coloured glass, stones and even ceramic to make it look more aesthetically pleasing and vibrant.
Similar to mosaic art, mosaic tattoos have the same complex designs, patterns and structure too and when you look at them, you can get awestruck by the endless visual stimulation these beautiful designs give out. They are also very colourful to look at and give a very vibrant and happy vibe to them. Both mosaic art and mosaic tattoos require an immense amount of patience to complete it and in the end, the results surely look hypnotizing to watch. If you love mosaic art, then you can surely check out the list of these amazing mosaic tattoos below.
Pulcinella Mask Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features a man wearing the famous Pulcinella mask which was an important part of Neapolitan puppetry. This tattoo has an aesthetic appeal to it with the pattern and colours used in this tattoo. The man is wearing a Pulcinella mask which is inked with black ink, while the rest of the parts are colourful. The shading in the hands is also done uniquely. The whole theme of the tattoo represents a very surrealistic view of the world. If you want a tattoo that would give a statement, then you can definitely consider getting this one inked.
Warrior Skull Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features a skull with a war headgear on it and a quote that says “Memento Mori”, which is a phrase that originated in Rome. The tattoo artist used very limited inks on this tattoo, but the use of blue ink to make the headgear look more metallic is worth appreciating. The red ink used on the top highlights the tattoo more. The tattoo has a beautiful finishing and also comes with a message. If you want a tattoo with a story, then this is the one for you.
Snake Mosaic Tattoo
This beautiful mosaic tattoo has an intricate design to it that would add spark to any conversation. The tattoo artist used different colours to this tattoo to make it look more beautiful. To define the layer in the neck of the snake, the tattoo artist also added orange ink to it. The whole tattoo has a beautiful mosaic pattern to it and the vibrant colours used in this tattoo makes it look no less than a painting. If you want something beautiful but that looks intimidating then this tattoo would definitely do justice to your thought.
Disney Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features the famous Disney character from Monster Inc., Mike Wazowski. The tattoo artist used bright shades and colours to make this tattoo stand out on your skin. This tattoo has different shades of greens on the body with white and blue inks filling up the eye, the white ink is also used to highlight the nails of the character. The tattoo artist definitely did justice to this tattoo by following the mosaic pattern as well as keeping it modern. If you are a Disney lover, then your search has come to an end because this tattoo is definitely the one you can get.
Gorilla Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features a Gorilla with its mouth open. The tattoo artist used different shades of green to highlight the leaves, the yellow ink is also added to the added in different shades and the pink ink to add more definition to the mouth. The detailings of the differently coloured ink used in this tattoo makes the tattoo look outstanding. Even with the mosaic design the tattoo artist beautifully portrayed the fearful nature of the animal. If gorilla is your spirit animal, then this tattoo is should be on your list.
Avocado Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo features an avocado with different shades of colours. The outline of the avocado is tattooed with black ink but the small fragments are outlined with gold ink. This classic style of mosaic art has a very modern touch to it and would look very cool on your skin. The shading and colour grading is also done flawlessly in this tattoo which makes it more pleasing to look at. If you are an avocado fan, then this tattoo would be the perfect match for you.
Medusa Mosaic Tattoo
This ornately detailed mosaic tattoo is inspired by the famous Greek Goddess, Medusa. The colours used over here makes the tattoo looks more attractive to the eyes. The artist used multi colours on this tattoo which makes it look more vibrant. The bodies of the snake are also shaded with different inks which makes the tattoo more interesting. The shading of this tattoo is done with black ink to add intensity to this tattoo. This amazing tattoo should definitely be on your list if you love greek mythology.
Mosaic Bear Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features a bear and what makes this tattoo different from others is the monochrome effect on it. The whole tattoo is done with shades of black, there is no use of any other colours, but still, the tattoo looks so artistic and does complete justice to the art. The facial structure of the bear is also done perfectly with the mosaic pattern. If the bear is your spirit animal, then this tattoo is the one for you.
Grim Reaper Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo design features the grim reaper in a fantastic way. This tattoo is inspired by the mosaic art found on the floors of the Chigi chapel in Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome by Gian Lorenzo Bernini. This tattoo also had different shades of colours to differentiate the features. The artist also used black ink to fill up the black parts of the tattoo to bring it out on the skin and it also highlights the tattoo overall. To give a metallic touch to the scythe, the artist also used different shades of blues and black in detail. If you love spooky things, then you should consider getting inked with this tattoo.
The Birth of Venus Mosaic Tattoo
This mosaic tattoo is an artistic representation that is inspired by the famous painting, The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli. This is a true work of an amazing tattoo artist by collaborating two mediums of art. The patterns along with the colours used in this tattoo are flawless and look nonetheless like a painting. The colour-grading and the use of fine lines used in this tattoo are worth appreciating and only brings out the hard work that the tattoo artist put in this. If you love, live, and breathe art, then this is your calling to get inked.
Mosaic arts have different other shapes added to it but you’d always find beauty in this art. They have similar patterns and shapes to their style of art but each of them is very different from the other and unique to its own. Mosaic art made with glass has a different charm added to it because of its style.
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Last reviewed and updated on March 7, 2023