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CUSTOM INK | Sacred Acanto


Custom Tattoo Design | Size; Half sleeve. Upper arm.

The design combines sacred geometry, symbolism & nature.


It features, a stylised Metatron’s cube, mandalas, platonic solids, rhinoceros scarab beetles, the sun, all seeing eye, acanthus leaves


| Symbolism |

• Rhinoceros beetles are a subfamily of the scarab beetle.

• In ancient Egyptian religion the scarab was also a symbol of immortality, resurrection, transformation and protection much used in funerary art.

• The Acanthus is a medicinal plant associated with Apollo and his healing abilities.

• It is widely used as a decorative motifs or ornament and is often found in art & architecture (particularly in ancient Greece)

• The acanthus leaf is also one of the oldest cemetery motifs . It symbolises the heavenly garden. In Christianity the thorny leaves represent pain, sin and punishment. Acanthus symbolises immortality in Mediterranean countries.


The art may be angled , cropped or watermarked for copyright reasons, please do not use the art.  Tattoo Flash

Head over to the shop to see flash designs which feature Sacred Geometry | Botanicals | Insects


Huge thanks go out to my fab client. Thank you for taking the time to look at my blog. Inky love x Dionne



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