This easy to read illustrated book takes the reader through the symbols used in Polynesian tattooing traditions, explains them and their meanings, and how they can be associated and placed to create personal designs that tell the story of their owners.
154 pages, 200+ images, 200+ dictionary entries to find the right symbols on the fly, samples, drawings and clear explanations
Because it is the only book that does not stop at listing some symbols but also explains their meanings and how to choose them to create a personal Polynesian styled tattoo.
"I live in Hawaii, purchased many Polynesian design books in the past but, this one is the best so far. Very extensive in defining Polynesian symbols & placement. Love it! – Katana Padilla"
"If you’re reading this review, you´ve probably been looking for a way to decipher or design your own Polynesian inspired tattoo. Look no further. – Communicator"
"Glad I got this book. Learned a lot. I liked the pics in it. Well worth the buy! Thank you – M.Richards"
"This was a gift. My son wanted a book that explained the who,what,where and why history of Polynesian tattoos. This book does just that with great pictures and descriptions. I have purchased other books, this one takes the cake! Highly recommend it. – Colleen Redding"
The Polynesian Tattoo Handbook