Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Day of the Dead Artwork!

Day of the Dead is half a year away and I am just too excited about the festivities for 2011 that I can't contain myself! Today's post is dedicated to Day of the Dead artwork! Me encanta dia de los muertos!

Primera, I find it appropriate to appreciate (how's that for alliteration?) how much DotD has been assimilated into tattoo culture. About a month ago, I was in the waiting room of a tattoo parlor (to have my nose ring changed) and this guy showed me some of his tattoo magazines and I was surprised to see how many sugar skulls were in there. He proceeded to explain that it was a popular theme for tattoos over the past few years:









Segunda, I want to introduce to you some artists who have created Day of the Dead artwork (and be forewarned, the photography can start to blur together):















































Tercera, I have some images that don't have a source:




& that's it! Commence the countdown!
-Katie B

4 comments:

  1. the inner nerd in me is super excited about day of the dead star wars. Love me some boba fett sugar skulls!

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  2. So cute! thanks for sharing.

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  3. This tattoo, popular, loved by the young

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  4. Great and very informative post you have shared with us i like this blog post.

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