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Dr Skin Wizard
(515) 243-3680
705 E Elms
Des Moines, IA
 
Skin Kitchen Tattoo
(515) 255-4430
2607 Douglas Ave Ste 1
Des Moines, IA
 
Axiom Body Piercing
(515) 633-2880
4724 Douglas Ave.
Des Moines, IA
 
Eastside Ink Tattoo & Body Piercing
(515) 299-2800
2830 Hubbell Ave
Des Moines, IA
 
Mid Air & Ink
(515) 243-0009
206 4th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Dr Skin Wizard
(515) 243-3680
705 E Elms
Des Moines, IA
 
Skin Kitchen Tattoo
(515) 255-4430
2607 Douglas Ave C
Des Moines, IA
 
Skin Kitchen Tattoo Studio
(515) 255-4430
2722 Douglas Avenue
Des Moines, IA
 
Mid Air & Ink
(515) 243-0009
206 4Th St
Des Moines, IA
 
Creative Images
(515) 277-8288
4817 University Ave Ste 7
Des Moines, IA
 

Crane tattoos

Crane tattoo meaningsCrane Tattoos - Throughout the Far East, the crane is considered an auspicious bird and is known variously as the bird of happiness, the heavenly crane, and bird of peace. In Japan, after the Second World War, origami (folded paper) cranes became a symbol of peace and hope. As a tattoo motif, the crane can be a symbol of grace, wisdom, peace, and love of life. Although occasionally confused with Storks and Herons, Cranes are a unique family of birds all their own.

The crane was the bird of Apollo, the sun god, and its dance was the dance of joy and the celebration of life. Ancient Greeks recorded the migrations of the crane, their triangular formation and their loud cries helping to keep the flock together. It was much admired for its orderly conduct and endurance. Of all the birds, the crane is the only one that flies non-stop between destinations. From observing the crane's regular migration, one could tell that spring or autumn were approaching.

Cranes are part of a unique family of birds.

Said to be the oldest bird on the earth, the crane has captured the human imagination with its beauty, longevity, and intelligence. Legends and myths have grown up around this elegant bird in all five continents where it dwells. Of the large variety of this species, the Japanese crane is probably the most universally recognizable with its gorgeous red crown set upon a cloak of white feathers. It stands almost 5 feet high with a wing span of more than six feet, inspiring tales of protecting the vulnerab...

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