How to represent time in a tattoo? A question I have been performed more than once, and that is knowing how to exploit the time is as important as life itself. As many followers have asked us to talk about tattoos of watches, today I want to tell you about their meanings and give them good designs to inspire you. 😎
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Tattoos of hourglasses
Let’s start with the first watches that were created, the sand. Here the time is measured in short cycles and their meanings are reflected in balance, where the life will be repeated and we have to be wise enough to face it.
The arena of watches, we can change it for other items that will add more strength to our message, as can be the candles, the tree of life, or be locked into the same time.
The styles may vary in function of the tastes, you can lean from the old school to the realism of the 3D, in all styles, you can actually get really tattoos of watches very original.
Tattoos of watches old
Now let’s turn to the other kind of tattoos of clocks, the ancient. In this case, the order are watches in the style of when there were analog clocks. The numbers are the romans and like that the watch is semi-broken, to give a sense of antiquity.
In themes of meanings we can tell you that the message is clear: we have passed the hard times in life, where many thought we could not overcome them, but we are here, because only time will heal the wounds and show that we can move forward.
In this type is very used to see the clock mechanism and is an opportunity to give realism in 3D.
Images of tattoos of watches on the arm
To the tattoos of watches is the arm the place most used. Some people use them in the shoulder, back or leg, but it is the arm most liked to do this.
Certainly in the arm is an ideal place, look very cool. In addition, it allows us to be able to combine them and give it more dynamism.
If you want to know more of the tattoos of arm I recommend this link: 56 Ideas of Tattoos on the arm
Tattoos of pocket watches
Now let’s turn to the tattoo of a pocket watch. The first pocket watches used the royalty, and were the first people they could carry with them.
The meaning of the tattoo pocket-watch to be completed with feeling of high class, to raise our self-esteem, of confidence. By way of curiosity, the first watches of this type were not used in the pocket, but in chains that went into the neck.
Tattoos of watches with roses
The element most like to combine the tattoo of a clock, are with the roses. Is widely used to make half sleeves or sleeves whole and its message or meaning is related to the time it is something beautiful, is the best time that we have in our life to enjoy it.
Tattoos of watches for women
Perhaps many think that women are not particularly fond of this type of tattoo, but I really requested as much or more than men. The emotionality of their meanings do we all feel enthralled by this type of tattoo.
In the case of the girls, if it is almost fixed to accompany him with flowers, not only roses and birds or butterflies, mixing their meanings.
Tattoos of watches for men
In men, the tattoo of a watch, has many followers. It is rare to see a man who has a whole sleeve and not included in any side, this tattoo.
The techniques and styles if they can vary quite a lot, from the same realism to watercolor. It is often accompanied by compasses, watches without needles, use them to color, add roman numerals, phrases, names, and figures of angels.
Meaning of the Tattoo Clock
As we have seen, the tattoo of a clock can vary somewhat in their meanings, in dependence of the shape and the type that is tattoo. Any way, I want to ask a summary of messages that can be transmitted through this tattoo.
All the tattoos of watches have a relationship with time and life, the importance of the same and make the most of it. If it is an hourglass, then we speak of balance, of symmetry, of being righteous over the life. It is also seen as a cycle that things be repeated, re-live them but with more force and desire.
We can also convey a meaning of something fleeting, that we live in something very intense and we want to put it on the skin by way of remembrance. It is important to live in the present, that time is something that passes very quickly and it is time to enjoy this opportunity of life.
In summary, a tattoo of a watch is a sign of life, of putting forward, to be better.
Video about tattoo clocks
In this first video, I want you to enjoy a time lapse on how to make a tattoo of a clock with roman numerals and combined with other elements in a half sleeve.
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With this collection I doubt that I can not find your preferred, but if not, don’t worry, leave me a comment with your request and we will try to please in the shortest time possible. Always remember that life is one and it’s time to live it to the fullest, that time is running out and you only have one chance. 😎