A hummingbird is another timeless classic tattoo that you will definitely want to get.
Who Can Pull It Off?
Although you might be under the wrong impression that a hummingbird is traditionally a design for girls, let me assure you this is not true. Anyone can make a hummingbird tattoo work. If you have a creative, hardworking, joyous and vital personality this design is just for you.
This image depicts a hummingbird going for some sweet nectar.
These two demonstrate connection. That these two love each other and cannot live without each other like a key and lock.
These two birds are attracted to this beautiful flower and are compete to reach for its nectar.
Hummingbird tattoo meaning love for the beauty of flowers and nectar therein.
Uncolored Hummingbird Tattoo
Deciding to cover the whole would mean a shift of love from small hummingbird tattoo.
This image shows a favorite bird in a given time time and place. This might be a reminder of a good moment.
Another thing is that a hummingbird is very small, thus the design itself is very little and understated so if you have a strict dress code at work you can totally cover up the tat, so if you like smaller designs with a lot of symbolic meaning and beauty to them, then the hummingbird is just for you.
This amazing bird shows us that it cannot do more than just fly across the skies.
This is a small hummingbird tattoo meaning love for someone special. Sometimes we have to carry their names around with us.
This bird decided to land on one thing, a padlock.
This is a good part of your body to depict an ascending bird.
Someone must have shot at this bird, the loss of balance would be leading to its descent.
This image shows a bird hungry for sugar and had to go for the sweet nectar on this flower to quench desire.
Customers that want to have a hummingbird tattoo usually go for it not only because of the beauty and bold colors, but also due to the symbolism. A hummingbird can symbolize:
This image is a depiction of balance. With feet of the branches it goes for the red flower nectar.
- Energy and vitality,
Full of energy this hummingbird is a depiction of strength. One can tell by the way it flaps its wings.
Go For Favorite
Even with the many beautiful flowers that surround this bird, it has chosen to go for the one that it is used to.
The flower is delicate and the bird needs not break its petals. The bird, therefore,chooses not to land on it but to get nectar from where it hovers.
When we have a strong feeling or for something we wait. Our passion for it surely pays in the end.
This image shows a bird that has chosen to enjoy a moment. It has to express itself, color and beauty through flapping.
This image depicts a hummingbird that just noticed a new flower to feed its need for nectar.
A hummingbird is a Native American symbol and pattern but due to the variety and complexity of culture it is not possible to pick out a single meaning for it. It was a physical form of the helping spirit. It symbolized devotion, eternity and life cycles. The hummingbird also stood for peace, love and happiness.
The coming together of these two birds brings out the heart; a symbol of love.
Skull Bodied Humming
This image shows the time and date of an event. It would be a reminder of a once shared moment.
This image puts the bird in significant motion, the wings demonstrate strength, the eyes talk of focus.
Birds come in different colors. The green color stand out among the rest as the emblem of nature and life.
Men prefer a two sided hummingbird design as a chest piece. Boys can also have a humming bird as a part of a larger sleeve tattoo design. Being a very petite picture, you can also use it as a side neck piece or I have even seen a humming bird as a side head tattoo.
As different as these two could appear, they are a perfect much. Hummingbird tattoos are surely the way to go.
The multiple colors of this bird are outstanding. If the bird was to wait, then that friend must surely come.
The strokes of this drawing clearly result to a bird but what stands out is the addition of the love sign.
Placement for Men and Women
Basically a hummingbird can work beautifully on any part of the female body. However, the sketches for different skin areas might be different, the flowing and dynamic design will work with curves to emphasize your natural beauty.
Art Motivated By Hummingbird
Art comes from many things, this image makes a good hummingbird tattoo for your back.
On the rib
The part below the arm is a good surface for art, a hummingbird on that surface is not a bad idea.
There are many ways to communicate our body. A bird on ankle with nerves is one good demonstration.
A name can accompany a bird tattoo on your back.
These two birds revealed themselves from the outer parts of her thigh.
On Her Thigh
Not only the most intimate parts of the body go with art. Even the simplest of surfaces can be put to better use.
A simple image with a splash of water color can look sophisticated.
Hummingbird tattoos of this kind are clear depiction of disguise and invisibility.
A few simple strokes of the brush on her back to this simple but appealing image.
Even with the obstructions that come its way, the bird insists on reaching for a good taste.
You can use pretty much any tattoo style to pull off a humming bird. I suggest you try to make an initial sketch by yourself and later pick out one of the styles with the artist:
- Photo realism,
This image is a demonstration of a clean photo capture.
2. Black and gray,
The use of line, circles and triangles can make the drawing of your tattoo all easy.
With a combinations of different formations, shapes and designs you can come up with a well taught out tattoo.
4. Fine line,
With just one flower to feed them they have to fly to survive.
5. Gray wash,
What we look for would be hidden in the perfections of color.
For this artist it is not about the stroke of plain brush, color has to make art come out.
You would expect feathers at the tail but the artist can decide to make it different and unique.
8. New School,
Nothing more to add to its beauty than a long flowery tail.
Sometimes we do not have to make it all about drawing stone carving are old school but even more captivating.
10. Fine line,
Small hummingbird tattoo meaning love for flowers can be done this way.
10. Neo Traditional,
With a long tail this bird looks prettier for an arm tattoo.
11. Dot work,
This makes a good thigh tattoo idea but a few dot marks on it is a unique feature.
Birds are loved carrying things. This one was carrying a feather decorated jewel.
Fly Into My Arm
Hummingbird tattoo depicts a real time bird flying into arm.
14. Trash polka,
Hummingbird tattoo can be a reminder of the happenings of the past.
Small Hummingbird Tattoo and Pollen
This image depicts a small bird flying towards a pollinating flower.
Of course those are not all the styles you can pull off, but now you have some basic ideas for your design.
With a few perfect water color splashes the result turns out to be an elegant looking bird tattoo.
Every time there is a flower, all that comes to the mind is a hummingbird.
This hummingbird tattoo shows a bird flying across a lady’s back.
With a little water color the artist can come up with one courageous show.
The same way a neck can stand out, the tail can spike all the attention.
This small hummingbird tattoo symbolizes everything small.
This image depicts a flower looking bird providing an image of dry area plant.
Red Head on Red Flower
There is no better resting place than on an arrow twig. You guarantee yourself a taste of safety.
If you are out of choice for color. Blue still remains a good choice for a colored tattoo.
This image represent a tattoo image of a hummingbird attracted to flowers of its liking.
The three of them thought it wise to fly off her thighs.
It was only a few touches that ended up with a powerful depiction of a hummingbird.
Male hummingbird tattoos are usually black and gray, with bold lines and shading, American traditional or dot work. You can also do a geometric hummingbird or a Native American hummingbird symbol.
Women love to emphasize the bold colors, as well as the feathers. If you want something truly feminine and soft try the watercolor tattoo, American traditional, neo-traditional, fine lines or dot work. And how could I forget the 3D or photo realism.
Adding Mandalas or lettering is another popular trend that works with the smaller tats.
Celebrity Hummingbird Tattoos
The most famous celebrity hummingbird tattoo would probably be a right hand piece made by Zelda Williams in memory of her father Robin Williams.
An aspiring actress Sarah Hyland got a hummingbird tattoo behind her ear “The hummingbird, though it be but little, can travel great distances” – she explained her choice for the new tat on Instagram.
Another young actress Raychel Diane Weiner has a huge sidepiece that goes from the hip to her chest incorporating a peacock, flowers and a hummingbird at the bottom. As you can see the creative ideas and possibilities are endless you just need to find what suits you the most.