This is my first tattoo right after it was done. The german word for sparrow is Spatz and because my parents always call me Spatz i got this tattoo for them. Done by Franco at Healing Ink, Schwetzingen, Germany.
Swallow tattoo designs are some of the oldest tattoo designs around. People get swallow, or bluebird tattoos for different reasons. Read more about what swallow tattoos mean below. If you want a swallow tattoo and need help coming up with a swallow.
Swallow tattoos were first a classic sailor’s tattoo, representing travel and freedom and the symbol of eternal return. It can also signify homesickness, since in spring the swallow always returns to the place it came from the previous year.