Sunflower tattoo, as many of flower tattoos, is a popular choose for women tattoos. Sunflower is a very unique flower which is actually composed of numerous small individual flowers and always turn its face to the sun. Sunflowers with such heliotropic characteristics is symbolic of one’s spiritual faith. In Dutch culture, the sunflower was a symbol of devotion and loyalty.
Sunflowers are cultivated for their edible seeds, from which we can squeeze oil for cooking and margarine. Sunflower is also considered as symbol of happiness. People with sunflower tattoo love warmth and sunslight, and actively surround themselves with happy people.
Sunflower tattoo could be designed with singular sunflower or multiple sunflowers. Some add other design elements to express their composed meanings. Most of sunflower tattoos are depicted in yellow color – the color of sunshine, which signifies vitality, joy, happiness, intelligence and energy. Some of sunflower tattoos are rendered in black and white, realistic and Celtic style.
If you are looking for inspirations to get a sunflower tattoo, here’s the list of the best reference. Be a happiest person.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It’s what sunflowers do.
― Helen Keller
How strange it is to be anything at all.