Polynesian tattoos have very bold dark shapes and dark patches. But the finesse comes in the filling of thin lines within those large shapes. Every line is perfectly parallel making Polynesian tattoos a masterpiece among tattoo art. The geometric shapes like circles, semi circles, triangles, hexagons, etc are freely used to make a complete and cohesive pattern. These tattoos have strong lines and are meant for a splash without needing any other color except black and gray.
As tattoo art goes, Polynesian tattoos are unusual because they do not follow the modern trend of putting in a lot of colors.
Just black, gray and a little shading with perfectly designed geometric shapes and you will have a tattoo to be proud of. The symmetry of these tattoo is amazing and worth showing off. There is a perfect balance of bold lines and thin lines so that the tattoo looks very artistic and each piece looks different. These tattoos draw attention by their simplistic art that is a class apart.
Curves and Triangles
The focus of this tattoo seems to be on triangles and curves. The concentric circles are just a part of the bold vase-shaped tattoo that highlights the strong bicep and shoulder.
The Best Combo
Having a tattoo spread out over the bicep and chest is a definite attention grabber. The circular design on the chest and the strong vertical design of the biceps highlight the strength of both the assets.
The face in this tattoo seems to portray doom for anyone who challenges its power. The geometric shapes around the face sort of enhance the overall effect of intimidation.
The Bigger the Stronger
A tattoo of this size would definitely give limelight to the massive bicep that is carrying it. The symmetry in the bold lines as well as the smaller formations in this geometric design is an art worth imitating.
Power of the Unknown
This is a superbly designed tattoo covering an equally superb bicep. The circular designs that form a parallel pattern along the arm give it an effect of greater bulk. The cross-like design with the red shading looks brilliant.
The more the better seems to be theme here. The Sun-like face has a heavenly appeal just as the geometric shapes of the tattoos around the neck and on the biceps brings things down to earth. As an art form, this tattoo goes beyond praise.
This Asian style tattoo has a bridal look. It has maintained the usual theme of a combo of geometric shapes and nature to get a beautiful collage of superb symmetry.
You have fantastic biceps then why not show them off. A tattoo like this one will enhance the strength and power that is obviously there in the bicep. The bold thick lines of the tattoo ensure that the basic purpose of the tattoo is not lost.
This tattoo stands out like nothing else does. The very bold and strong forms and geometric shapes in a circular formation look superb to cover such a well-developed bicep. Kudos!
God and Devil
The God like face at the top has won a battle against the devil at the bottom. As tattoo art this is a superb piece that is created with geometric shapes having a perfect symmetry.
A Spot of Difference
This tattoo with its traditional geometric shapes suddenly appears different when you notice the face like design in the center. The slanting eyes of the face combined with the broad grin make a strange combination that is very noticeable.
A Bold Stroke
As a tattoo this may seem small but the bold and strong lines of the design make it stand out as a piece of art. The gray shading and the symmetrical lines are a class apart.
Shapes and Sizes
The variety of different sizes of the geometric shapes in this tattoo is incredible. Concentric circles, triangles and curves have been used to make a perfect art piece in black with gray shading.
The brilliant use of geometrical shapes has made this simple tattoo look extraordinary. The dark and bold lines counter balances some of the symmetrical thinner lines to make a great combination.
Bold and Powerful
There is nothing delicate about this tattoo. It spells power, strength and size in it’s every line and shape. This is a classic and bold design with the geometric shapes forming an attractive and cohesive whole.
Swirls and Flowers
This tattoo has made the simple and traditional theme of flowers and swirls look like a masterpiece. The symmetry is unmatched and the bold likes make it a classic worth copying.
This shoulder tattoo has brilliant shading that offsets the bold and dark patches of the thicker lines. The rope-like shaded lines balance the curved geometric shapes to perfection.
Circles and Semis
Just using circles and semi circles the tattoo artist has created a collage that looks superb as a back tattoo. The thin fine lines and the big bold patches merge together to create an artistic display worth showing.
You want a simple yet artistic tattoo then this one is the best. It does not have too many emphatic lines but instead have a spread out kind of design in fine lines making it classy yet subdued.
A tattoo that also serves as a necklace is a brilliant art form. This tattoo has the appearance of being a neck piece with gems and designs that is irresistibly attractive. The larger shapes have tiny thin lines that are so perfectly parallel that one has to appreciate the talent.
Faces and Art
As an art form this tattoo is a quite unusual with a blend of shapes and faces all combined together to form a whole. The faces seem to be in peaceful repose with the symmetrical shapes around them forming halos.
Mixture of Sorts
This tattoo is a freehand drawing kind of idea. It has no specific theme but just a collection of different shapes in a long line. One gets the feeling that the artist just went on addition one shape after another as without any particular design in mind. And yet it is a superb tattoo.
This tattoo is a lovely piece of art. The curved shapes and the gray shading make it a something worth showing off. This tattoo reminds one of inner roofs of ancient monuments where murals and designs adorn the architecture.
The strong breasts of this man are brought into greater prominence by the concentric circles around them. As an art form it has strong dark color and superbly symmetrical shapes that define Polynesian tattoo art.
A Flash of Dark Color
This is a great tattoo to wear on the torso. The little symmetrical bottle-like shapes and the geometric shapes combine to form a bold and strongly etched tattoo that is an attention seeker.
Getting it Right
When you are in a habit of frequently wearing shorts you are the best person to sport such a superb tattoo. The myriad symmetrical shapes make the calf muscle look even more powerful.
This tattoo has obviously been inspired by the sea and its natural bounty. The shark-like shape has a great detail of design inside it to make it a classic among tattoos.
Art For Art‘s Sake
There is nothing unique about this tattoo and yet it has an appeal that goes beyond explanation. The simple geometric shapes, with their shading and filling, themselves create a piece of art.
Face at the Window
The overall effect of this tattoo is that it‘s a face looking out of the window. The bulbous eyes complement the concentric circles that form the main part of the tattoo. The letter “K“ is an enigma of course!
Portrait of a Man
The face in repose in this unusual tattoo has been created with different geometric shapes to form a whole. The concept is new and is a trend setter of its kind. The symmetry is superb and projects a feeling of peace.
Simplicity with a Difference
This is a Polynesian tattoo with a difference. The standard geometrical shapes that are usually designed only in black and gray have a dash of yellow to make it an unusual piece.
Flash it with Color
If you are proud of your assets and have no hesitation in showing them off, this is a brilliant idea. A tattoo across the chest will bring the boobs into limelight like nothing else can. As tattoo art goes, this is a lovely design that is maintained a superb symmetry.
This flower vase-shaped tattoo has an ornate look that reminds one of antiques and pottery. The design has an amazing sense of symmetry that cannot be ignored. The overall effect is of opulence and style.
Designs from Nature
This tattoo has been inspired by nature. Although the overall look is geometrical and has the usual symmetric characteristic to Polynesian tattoos, there are tiny representations of mountains and marine life.
Ray of Light
This tattoo is a class act. The central curved design seems to be projecting a ray of light! The design has come out as something that is ethereal and heavenly in its depiction.