Atualoa

one of my personal favorites amongst the many motifs in traditional tattooing. Long-God as it translates, contemplating the Polytheistic beliefs of pre-christian Samoa, part of the Tatau Marks of polynesia exhibition. original mixmedia on watercolor paper 30" x 20" framed and ready for that special place 

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Foafoa

gather all, the conch shell sounds. cover art for the prestgious Bayarea convention of the tattoo arts attended by the best tattooers from around the world. Orginal mix media on water color paper 20"x 30" framed and ready for that special place 

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Au Pe'a

The Pe'a resting with the all seeing Au

original digital art 11 x 17 in. framed and ready for that special place 

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new beginning

le samana. Signifying the end of a very painful journey in the Tatau, a Tufuga breaks the yoke simbolizing rebirth and giving his blessing to the newly tataued + malued. Lifting of the Tapu a new journey begins

original digital art 11 x 17 in.

framed and ready for that special place 

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