Panther tattoos are not as common as they used to be, but if you see one, you can be sure that it has been carefully selected. Owing to their sometimes large size and commanding presence, they crawl their way up legs, arms, backs and around torsos. Though panther tattoos mainly trendy among men, the number of women requesting them as designs of beauty, confidence and suggesting personalities with ‘wild sides’ is rising. They make powerful body art selections.
Tattoos designs and black panthers make bold statements while creating appealing body art. The strongest symbolisms behind the panther include valor, strength, and personal leadership—so there is a lot to say or think for anyone wearing panther tattoo in the open.
Panther tattoos mostly are found among those trying to make a statement. The amount of black ink required for Black Panther tattoos makes them good selections for those looking for the design, for covering up an already existing tattoo using a fair amount of coloring in them or covering bigger areas. Basic panther heads cover up unwanted and round tattoos while a panther crawl upwards seamlessly covers vertically positioned tattoos likewise, prowling panthers can truly transform unwanted horizontal tattoos or tattoo groupings into new and bolder works of art.
Very often panther tattoos will feature waterfalls, waves or other types of water. Black Panther tattoos featuring waterfalls accented with bamboo are simply portraits of the cat in its typical natural habitat: dense tropical rain-forests of Southeast Asia. Their eyes are often in vibrant colors with a brightly tinted red tongue.
The panther is a complex animal, being a member of two separate families, the leopard, and the “puma.” Another example is the panther used to represent an attractive and courageous woman. This is due to Panthers being gentle and loving with their children, yet ferocious in her ways of defending her family. In the mystical or superstitious worlds, Panthers are believed to carry sweet breath, which both animals and humans smell it from far away. The attraction of this sweet breath makes Panthers a representation for the breath of life.
Panthers have always been a popular choice with very many designs to choose from in any tattoo parlor. The black power movement also made great use of these tattoos in the 60’s and remains well-liked with them today. Modern tattoo artists have taken what was considered an ‘older’ type of tattoo and changed it into a wonderful and stylish panther tattoos available to the new generation.