SYMBOLIC INK. OUROBOROS

SYMBOLIC INK  OUROBOROS The Ouroboros is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon eating its own tail. The Ouroboros has been important in religious, spiritual and mythological symbolism The Ouroboros (Greek for… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: #Skull painting by Benjamin Mis

Untitled 5.Painting by Benjamin Mis

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: ‘Love’ by Patrick Henne.#skulls

‘Love’ by patrick henne

SYMBOLISM: ENSO

SYMBOL NO 4: ENSO  (symbols widely used in TATTOO DESIGNS) Following the ‘CIRCLE’ theme,  I go to the ENSO symbol.. Ensō (円相) is a Japanese word meaning “circle” and a concept strongly associated… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION: Luis Toldeo digital collage

            LUIS TOLEDO From his website: http://laprisamata.es/About-LAPRISAMATA Life, identity, reality, status quo, intention and purpose. From very young, the look of Luis Toledo explored the inquisitive reality, analyzing… Continue reading

LEATHER LOVE: Mark Evans, Leather Artist and etcher

I have huge admiration and love for the works of Welsh leather artist & etcher, MARK EVANS… Evans was born in North Wales in 1975 and grew up surrounded by nature on his… Continue reading

DEATH HEAD LOVE: Giles Balmet Art. #skull

Giles Balmet, Tsuba 2010 Rorschach Inkblot

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION

British Artist Mat Miller; Mixed Media, Flora and Fauna MORE: Death head devotions @ http://www.pinterest.com/punctured/death-head-devotion-skulls

LEATHER LOVE

Gareth Pugh, Fall Collection. 2013 Leather wrap coats are folded over at the top to create giant collars that reach down to the waist. The collection was inspired by the Asgarda tribe of women,… Continue reading

LEATHER LOVE: Worn leather and death heads

LEATHER LOVE: ‘Toast’ shoulder bag

by ‘Welcome companions’ Posted onto http://www.pinterest.com/punctured/leather

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION…  My favourite find of the day ….  Splash by Natxo Frisuelos http://www.saatchionline.com/art/Painting-Acrylic-splash/33479/1356710/view

LEATHER LOVE: Dramatic leather jewellery / collarby CEXN.

Love the striking yet minimal use of red leather in this dramatic collar See more leather pieces @ http://www.pinterest.com/punctured/leather/

DEATH HEAD DEVOTION

Saatchi Online Artist Gian Luigi Delpin; Painting, death will come and will get your eyes #art LOVE !!

SYMBOLISM: Flower of life

FLOWER OF LIFE   Live life to the full   Well the last posts have been circular in theme (the circle and the moon) ………..so I thought I would follow this thread for… Continue reading

British Craft Trade fair: Punctured Artefact ‘on tour’

My 1st exhibition at the British Craft Trade Fair in Harrogate 6-9 April I framed all my leather pieces in distressed reclaimed wooden frames, hung using veg tan leather straps The furniture is… Continue reading

DESIGN ON THE GO. Geo Roses

Geo Roses design being inked

DESIGN ON THE GO.Broken Sacred Heart

Lots to try to get done today, as a deadline looms for a show i am doing @ the BCTF. Starting off with dying and tooling the ink i did yesterday. on this… Continue reading

Tattooed Leather: Today’s design on the go…

Tattooed Leather: Design on the go; Bugs & Creepers biodiversity. Mid way through inking

Tattoo design in progress, moths

Todays design being tattooed on leather is 2 moths and a diamond.