Paisano Publishing: Tattoo Magazine (April 2009) Special Edition
Maeva - Welcome
Image by Tiki Village Moorea
Ia Orana - Kaoha Nui - Greetings!
Tattooing has been a huge part of the Polynesian ancient world history.
The art of Patutiki & Tatau are known as some of the oldest forms of tattooing still existing today.
Their ancient art has been passed down through generations and still thrives today in Tahiti & her islands.
Follow us on a journey of discovery back to the Source, the Roots of Patutiki & Tatau; where we will travel into the heart and soul of their ancient art, discover their lineages, spirituality, folklore, legends and the complexities of their styles, symbols and meanings.
Mauruuru Roa - Kautau Nui - Thank You