The Triangle is such a cool shape to get as a tattoo! It’s more than just a meaningless shape. As a matter of fact, it means a lotta different things to different people… And it’s just awesome to see such different ways of expressing it. Let’s learn about the triangle the fun way and be amazed with these 15 fun & trippy triangle tattoos! Enjoy! 😉
cover photo: Chaim Machlev, Germany
The Triangle symbolizes the Holy Trinity… The Father (The Divine or Higher self), The Son (human flesh; the creation of the Divine) and the Holy Spirit (The Ether…Holy and pure spirit that makes us all possible). Besides that, it could mean and symbolize a lot of things!
One of the most popularly tattooed triangular design is the Eye of Providence: an eye framed by a triangle. The Eye of Providence is just another symbol of the unseen that provides Life to us all. Also known as the All-seeing eye, it sees and knows our needs and thus, provides us with it. That is, if we ask and do something about it. Tattoo by Annie Frenzel.
If you would look at a US dollar bill, you’ll find that there’s an Eye of Providence there! Tattoo by Easy Sacha.
Check out this cool Penrose triangle, as seen in our 20 Trippy Optical illusions blog! The Penrose was first created by Swedish Artist Oscar Reutersvard in 1934 and was popularized later on because of its impossible and unique illusory composition.
This is such a cool pair of matching tattoos! Done by Brezinski Ilya.
All the sick and complicated geometric tattoos originate from a basic shape. Awesome tattoos by Gerhard Wiesbeck from Germany.
And another one from Gerhard Wiesbeck. Whoa!
How many triangles are there? 😛
One can just take a basic triangle and transform it with sceneries or other images imaginable! Check out this cool dotwork cloudscape by Ian Shakhmatov.
Can also work as palm tattoos! For more fun palm tattoos, click on this!
Did you know? The sum of all the internal angles of a triangle will always be 180 degrees no matter how you construct it.
Triangles everywhere!!! Tattoo by Michael Bennett.
Simple is beautiful too! Did you know that the symbol for the earth elements (fire, air, wind, water) are also triangles? If you wanna see that, check out this hand-poked tattoos blog. 😉
Here are pretty little triangles layered in different angles resulting to awesomeness.
this looks simple but not so simple to tattoo! Mad props to Chaim Machlev, one of the many skilled geometric tattoo artists we know.
We hope you enjoyed this article. Have a triangular spectacular day!