60 of the Best Wave Tattoos You’ll Ever See

Surf's up bro.


Tiny Wave Tattoo by Amy Doyle

Looking ever so good. This reminds one of the logo for a swimsuit company or something. (Photo: Amy Doyle)

Hokusai wave tattoo on back.

Hokusai Wave Tattoo Design by Won

Epic on so many different levels. (Photo: Won)

This bluish green watercolor wave tattoo.

Watercolor Wave Tattoo by Laura Bochet

Here we have the only wave on the list done solely in watercolor. No outlines or fancy linework here. (Photo: Laura Bochet)

This black ink sea of waves.

Black ink Wave Tattoo by Sasha Masiuk

These segmented lines look like something out of an illuminated manuscript. (Photo: Sasha Masiuk)

This sky and sea yin yang tattoo.

Cool Yin Yang Tattoo by Phil Tworavens

This!!! (Photo: Phil Tworavens)

This super clean wave glyph.

Ribcage Wave Tattoo by Brandon

Another amazing triangular glyph. The largest wave ever surfed was over 100ft tall. That’s as big as a 10 story building! (Photo: Brandon)

This woodcut design.

Woodcut Wave Tattoo by Joe Stevens

Katsushika Hokusai had no idea he would inspire so many wave tattoos. (Photo: Joe Stevens)

This colorful forearm piece.

Colorful Wave Tattoo design by Jim Hayek

A Hokusai wave in landscape format. (Photo: Jim Hayek)

This linework chest piece.

Linework Wave Tattoo by Sasha Masiuk

About as close to perfection as you can get. (Photo: Sasha Masiuk)

This circular wave tattoo.

Circular Wave Tattoo by Pat Crump(Photo: Pat Crump)

This stunning watercolor glyph.

Watercolor Wave Tattoo Design by Guilherme Moraes

Cool summer tones make up this brilliant watercolor glyph. (Photo: Guilherme Moraes)


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