Swingaling Tattoo

I'm Barbara Swingaling,a female tattoo artist who works in Amsterdam & lives in Antwerp.This blog is about the tattoos I make & where I get the inspiration from.It starts with: "DEAR TATTOO DIARY, TODAY..."(For info & appointments you can send me an e-mail at babalouta2@yahoo.com or visit my website www.swingalingtattoo.

a henna-paisley inspired rose for Joost..
I’m back from holidays in Portugal & beautiful mystical Sintra. Flower I’ve seen the most there (they’re everywhere!) is the Apaganthus (or African lily-so beautiful…) This tattoo is about the English & Australian fauna& flora: Acacia mearnsii (Black Wattle) & English Bluebells (Hyacinthoides non-scripta).
Started  the outlines of two very exciting tattoos!
more flower power!
Stella’s henna bird tattoo on her leg is as good as done..
Jacobean paisley goes botanical: monarda didyma (bee balm) & eucalyptus!
Pattern leaves and rowan berries..