I love my new Birth Of Venus tattoo! Very special thanks to Shannon at Crone Collective Tattoo in Burlington, Vermont! I can’t wait until it gets colored in!
Most people might not realize it, but tattoos can have immense power and meaning behind them. They are more than just ink applied to your skin — they hold the stories of ones life within them, and can serve as a reminder of how far they’ve come in their journey, or how much further they still need to go. I got my first tattoo at age 19 while working at summer camp; a small dolphin on my left ankle. For me, tattoos are very personal; I consider my tattoos to be feminine in their appearance and appeal, and I have always found them to be very gender affirming. Banksy’s Balloon…