You can express yourself in many ways and getting a palm tree tattoo is one of them. There are many ideas and designs that you can explore. Will you get one of these artworks because of their beauty or for symbolism? Regardless of your choice, below are ideas you should explore.
The ideas listed below range from simple to complex artworks. You will also get to find out the best parts of your body where the palm tree pattern designs will fit perfectly. Check out the designs and pick your best for your next inking appointment.
50 inspiring palm tree tattoo ideas
Be it on your finger, back, ankle, or neck, you have unlimited options on where you can have ink on your body. For introverts who want to explore the following ideas, having an inked artwork where you can hide it is a good option. On the other hand, having the drawing on the back of your hand while wearing short-sleeved T-shirts will be great to express yourself.
1. On the side ankle
Are you planning to have your first art inked on your body? This small and nicely drawn piece can be a great choice. You can easily hide it with your ankle socks if you do not want to show it off right away.
2. Tricep drawing
This option is all about colour and scenery. For ladies, it is an excellent skin artwork, especially because it incorporates the beautiful and colourful horizon over the ocean.
3. Light up your Achilles area
Flower lovers will definitely consider this design the next time they visit an ink shop. One of the striking features is how the little flowers form a symmetrical triangle shape, which is the base for the rest of the art.
4. Front arm tattoo
If you want something hand-drawn, but with extra dexterity and detail, then this is the one. You can have it done on the front side of your forearm or at the back of your leg.
5. Red looks good
Simple and popping. That is what this design is all about. You can literally walk into an inking shop and have it done in a few minutes.
6. Side leg idea
This kind of design is what you would pick if you only want your close friends to be ones to see it when you are rocking shorts. However, if you spend a lot of time in shorts, it might as well be a subtle art to showcase your love for these plants.
7. The embroidery look
This art brings out that rugged and embroidery look that intrigue some. However, you have to appreciate the incorporated details in the finishing.
8. Back shoulder idea
Tattoos with texts are common, especially among people who pass messages about what they believe in or describe them. Just like in this design, let the artist use a font style that matches the general look of the drawing.
9. All-out arm ink
Talk about subtle and hidden messages in a skin ink drawing, and it is a classic example. Again, this is a good pick if you love coloured skin inks that also include other objects.
10. Massive chest-arm combination
One may not be enough. What about you have nine palm trees inked on you arranged along a coastline? In this case, you can easily choose the number of drawings for symbolism purposes.
11. Nicely-done art
The standout feature on this art is the choice to use the half sliced-like fruits for the stem. Also, the bright shadings on the stem make the general look pop.
12. Bicep design
Sometimes it is all about keeping it simple when having an art inked on your skin. However, do not shy away from having some additions to draw attention.
13. One on the side bicep
Nothing fancy about this design, but it boils down to the artist to pull it off. It will look great on ladies if done well.
14. Inside bicep for selective display
This simple yet popping drawing is an excellent choice for ladies. If you look closely, you will note the detailed drawing towards the end of the stem where it connects with the leaves.
15. Year-themed art
Has anything extraordinary happened in your life this year so far? If yes, why not incorporate 2019 in your palm tree tattoo?
16. Colourful shades for extroverts
This colourful art is all about levels and expressing yourself. With all the bright red, blue, and yellow, nobody can ever miss this masterpiece drawing.
17. Achilles subtle symmetry ink
This simple yet stunning design is an excellent reminder of how straight lines and symmetry can be all you need to make an inked artwork stand out.
18. Double-double option
Have you noticed that the base of this drawing is the ocean with waves plus the horizon during a sunset? It is great that you have now noticed. What about you throw in a couple of palms for a complete look?
19. Best of both worlds
A great artist will give life to your idea. This design is a good example of a rather complex idea with many aspects that have perfectly come together.
20. Style your tricep
This style is another great example of how symmetry has played a big part in making this drawing unique. Besides the perfectly balanced base, be ready to spend additional hours at the ink shop to get the noticeably fine details on the leaves.
21. Coloured and popping
No matter how you would want to look at this option, I bet you will not find anything worth a negative comment. You have got to appreciate how the artist fused the flamingo, flowers, water, sunset, and tree without any overdoing.
22. Inside arm line idea
As a woman looking for an ink artwork design, there are no reasons why you will not pick this design. In addition to the drawing, you can also include your mantra in life just below it.
23. Full-blown arm drawing
Deciding to have this drawing on your hand will leave no one doubting if you are into skin inks or not. Just check out how massive it is.
24. Hidden meaning option
Shades and wavy drawings also have their enthusiasts. This style could be the right choice for such fanatics.
25. Ribbed artwork
This style would be a great idea if you were thinking of the best place to have the artist ink you besides your arms and legs. Unless the design means something profound, you will need to take your shirt off to let others appreciate the artwork.
26. Small, sweet, and red
Look no further than this option if you have been searching for a simple yet great idea for your next ink.
27. Double-feet inspired option
You are the only one that can limit your experimental ideas and creativity when visiting an inking shop. The above photo is evidence for the many options that you can explore.
28. Shape combination
Beach scene, a couple of palms, and additional rectangles with great fading gradients are more than enough to help you come up with your personalized designs.
29. Cross and letter-combination
Here is another excellent example of the use of straight lines and symmetry. However, did you notice the creativity at play with aligned trees and the initials? You can have this drawn on your bicep or side ankle.
30. The hidden message idea
If you buy into the palm tree symbolism, which is to withstand all the challenges thrown at you, then this is a drawing that you could consider. Also, you can suggest your custom words below the tree.
31. Shades and lines for a perfect combination
These are the plants that stand out. However, without the birds and fantastic work in the shading and gradient, this look may not have been as stunning as is.
32. Inked sidearm
This sidearm idea is one of the simplest body arts you will get in this vast collection.
33. Nicely drawn leg
This artwork is more than the love for palm tattoos. That is so because of the addition of an elephant.
34. Inspiring arm artwork
Regardless of your personality, you will always get what suits you. This bodywork will be perfect for extroverted individuals who are never afraid of expressing themselves.
35. On full display ink drawing
This palm tree design appreciates the artistry. There is no better way of expressing how the artist paid close attention to the details and ensured the colour-matching.
36. For the love of ink
Neo-traditional skin inks are still conventional and look great if done correctly. This half-back design is a testament.
37. Clean and subtle side ankle look
Clean, simple, subtle, and well-done are the best words to describe this drawing.
38. Vacation reminder
Go ahead and express your silly ideas through design like this.
39. Cleanest line artwork
Be it a man or woman; this tiny, thin line art will be perfect. Furthermore, if it will be your first body ink or if you are an introvert.
40. Skeleton-inspired artwork
Here is another idea that you can explore whereby you combine two or more pieces to have a look with a deeper meaning than what many will see.
41. Traditional and clean sample
This black palm tree will be perfect for reminding you of the great times you had during your vacation.
42. Two is always good
Besides the palm, you cannot overlook the well-done cactus art on the left leg. These two arts will be a good option for travellers.
43. Leg muscle on good use
Take advantage of your well-built leg muscle and have this masterpiece body art.
You cannot go wrong with this beautiful traditional drawing with a flamingo.
45. Legged option
How much do you love patterns? The above artwork shows how you can combine two drawing for the perfect look.
46. Lines and smooth curves
This thin line drawing is yet another great idea that you can opt for to remind you of the last summertime vacation.
47. Clever placement
The parts of your body where you can ink art are limitless. The above photo with lovely small artwork on the finger should give you enough ideas.
48. Common back arm placement
Well-placed artwork, especially if you want to flaunt it like this lady.
49. Small and meaningful option
The art of subtle on display. How smart is this ink placement? I will let you judge.
50. Cleanest piece of art on your arm
This art caps up this list. The way it is well done should be inspiring enough if you are looking for beautiful designs.
The above collection of ideas for a body art will cater for everyone. Be it a lady or man, introvert or extrovert, or the first-time person looking for a skin ink, explore the options. After going through the 50 palm tree tattoo design ideas, which one did you pick?