Sagittarius Tattoos Meanings-Sagittarius Tattoo Ideas for Girls and Men
Of the 12 zodiac symbols, Sagittarius is the 9th one. It is the archer in astrological zodiac symbolism. This zodiac is applicable to people who were born from November 23 to December 21. The traits attributed to the Sagittarius are honesty, optimism, adventurousness, with a large intellectual capacity. The image seen in Sagittarius tattoos is usually of a centaur. The half man, half bull creature is then seen carrying a bow and arrow. A variation of this design is the Celtic one that merely shows a stylized image of the weapon, the bow and arrow. While working within the framework of this image of Sagittarius, it is incredible what a variety of tattoo designs are available. There are literally hundreds to choose from. A tattoo parlor will have a gallery section devoted to zodiac tattoos. Within this section you will see the variations in Sagittarius tattoos.
Tattoo designs taken from the zodiac are a popular one for first tattoos. At this stage, a person would be excited to choose. The problem is, one could become overwhelmed by the thousands upon thousands of collected images of tattoo designs. There are runes and Arabic script, there are texts and images and mixed up stuff, there are tribal lines and designs, cartoon characters, humorous designs, modern designs, one color, two color, monochromatic and sepia designs. To narrow down the choices, one must focus on something that would be personally meaningful, something that will convey what you are; something like a zodiac sign. If the sun was rising on the constellation of the Sagittarius on the day you were born, then consider yourself a Sagittarian, with all the attendant traits and characteristics.
Narrowing down the playing field, you can now concentrate on the style you want. Sagittarius tattoos could be rendered in one color if you want. It could follow the style of tribal tattoos. Your centaur could be cartoon like, or gothic, or a sketchy line version. All these will depend on the tattoo parlor you choose to go to and the artists therein. Some tattoo artists are better in one style of rendering rather than another. What you have to do, is ask for photo samples of his work. It would also help if you got to see that artist at work. You could spend time at the tattoo parlor. You could talk to his clients and see if they are satisfied. If you yourself are satisfied with what you saw, then the next step would be to get one of those Sagittarius tattoos.