Reviewed & updated: October 21, 2022 by Jamie Wilson BA
If you are a fan of fancy lettering and calligraphies, then these fantastic Calligraphy tattoo ideas are just what you need.
Calligraphy tattoos are very popular nowadays.
People already liked getting important names, dates, quotes and many other things tattooed on them. But with the amazing calligraphy tattoo fonts, these letter tattoos have become more visually stunning.
You can get any name, date, phrase, or word tattooed on you with an amazing calligraphy tattoo font and it will look amazing. And calligraphy tattoos are not only done in English but in many other languages. The most famous out of these are Chinese, Japanese and Korean calligraphy tattoos. If you are also a fan o this type of tattooing, then we have the perfect tattoo ideas just for you.
Calligraphy Cool Tattoo Ideas
Do you want a cool calligraphy tattoo of your favourite word or phrase? Then look no further than this. This amazing tattoo is done in a sleek handwriting style. It says ‘Ohana’, which means family. Famous from the Disney movie ‘Lilo and Stitch’, this word has become close to many. If you want a cool but meaningful tattoo, then this idea is perfect for you. You can also look through other cool tattoo fonts and also get some other meaningful words tattooed on you. Calligraphy tattoos are very customisable and you are free to choose your own style. The perfect location for this tattoo is on the forearm or the wrist.
Amazing Japanese Calligraphy Tattoo Ideas
Japanese calligraphy is very famous and visually stunning. It looks amazing on anyone’s body and it is also done in many different styles. In this particular tattoo, the person chose to get a phrase tattooed on the side of their torso. This particular tattoo is pretty big and will take a long time to make. But you can also choose to get smaller tattoos with smaller tattoo fonts and intricate designs. You are free to choose the style for yourself. Just make sure you understand the language so you know what you are getting tattooed. It will look very aesthetic and beautiful.
Calligraphy Hand Tattoos for Women
People love getting calligraphy tattoos on their hands. The reason behind this is that the hand is visible to other people most of the time and thus others can see if you have something important tattooed on your hand. This tattoo says ‘stay’ and is done in a very delicate handwriting font on the hand of a woman. The delicate and soft nature of this tattoo makes it more suitable for women but it will look stunning on anybody. You can replace the word with any word or phrase of your choice and ask your artist to design a tattoo suited for you.
Fantastic Chinese Calligraphy Tattoo Ideas
Much like Japanese Calligraphy tattoos, Chinese calligraphy tattoos are also very famous nowadays. The complicated nature of Chinese lettering makes it perfect for aesthetic and intricate calligraphy tattoos. This particular tattoo uses a simpler font to spell out the name of the mother of the person. But you are free to choose from different tattoo fonts to find the style you like. You can also change what the tattoo says to whatever you want. They will look amazing and stay for a long time.
Delicate Korean Calligraphy Tattoo Ideas
Korean calligraphy tattoos are also very famous and intricate. This tattoo shows a Korean tattoo done in a handwriting font and it looks amazing. There are many other types of tattoo fonts to choose from. You are always free to choose whichever one you like and what you want to say. Calligraphy tattoos are very flexible when it comes to personalisation. A black and grey tattoo done in this delicate font will look stunning.
Calligraphy Cool Tattoos for Men and Women
Calligraphy tattoos are versatile as there are many styles of writing and presenting them. They are good for any gender and age. You can choose to get any type of tattoo when it comes to calligraphy. This very cool chest tattoo is perfect for anybody. The font is cool and it is not overbearing but subtle and clean. This type of tattoos is famous amongst youngsters as they are clean and precise. You are free to choose the font and quote for yourself and customise your tattoo however you want.
Korean Handwriting Style Calligraphy Tattoos
Handwriting style tattoos are famous no matter what language. It is more personalised and it looks amazing. If you want a personalised Korean tattoo done in the handwriting style then this tattoo idea is perfect for you. It looks aesthetic yet clean and intricate. If you are going to get a tattoo in a language that you do not know very well, make sure to know what the tattoo actually means. Sometimes misspelt words can ruin your tattoo. This tattoo is very intricate and beautiful. It is a great conversation starter as well.
Beautiful Movie Quote Calligraphy Tattoos for Fans
People love getting movie or book quotes as Calligraphy tattoos. To some people these inspiring quotes mean the world, for others, it is just a pleasurable memory. If you also have a quote like this that you want to get tattooed, then this idea is just for you. This tattoo has the quote ‘Oh Captain, My Captain’ from the movie ‘Dead Poets’ Society’. But you are free to get whatever quote you want. The tattoo style is also stunning and stands out. You can also go for a more subtle style if that is more your taste.
Beautiful Torso Calligraphy Tattoos for the Brave Ones
Torso tattoos are not easy to make nor are they easy to get. This stunning torso tattoo is perfect if you are used to getting tattooed and are not afraid of the ocean of pain it is going to bring. It will look amazing on anybody. You can choose the word you want to get tattooed and ask your artist to customise it according to your taste. This particular type of tattoo font are hard to make because they are intricate and making a mistake is very easy. Make sure to find an artist who is well versed in calligraphy tattoos and can bring your vision to life.
Simple and Elegant Handwriting Tattoo Ideas
As we said before, handwriting tattoos are very popular these days. And if you are a person that wants a minimalistic and aesthetic handwriting tattoo, then this is the perfect idea for you. This tattoo says the word ‘being’. It has also been used to cover up a faint scar. Lettering tattoos are amazing to cover up scars. If you want a bigger cover-up, you can get that as well. But a simple and elegant tattoo can cover your small scars just fine. You are free to choose the word or phrase that it says. It will also look amazing and people will ask about your tattoo and not your scar. Scars and marks can bring back bad memories for people and tattoos are a great way to hide them from the general view.
These were all our ideas about amazing Calligraphy tattoos. But if you did not find your perfect tattoo here, then we have some more ideas for you to explore.
- Sanskrit Calligraphy Tattoos
- Date and Time Calligraphy Tattoos
- Coordinates Calligraphy Tattoos
Calligraphy is hard and people spend a lot of time perfecting the fonts. If you want a good calligraphy tattoo, make sure to find a good artist who is well versed in the style. Happy inking!
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