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Peacock by palehecate Peacock by palehecate
I really liked how this one worked out, I wanted to do it in Blue and silver but the green was so rich I just had to go with that instead! Damn scanner does it no justice.
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LurveeYouu Featured By Owner Jan 9, 2010  Student Writer
welshmum Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2009
I am a newbie to this forum and really do belive that you deserve my first post. I love this design for my first tat and have it shortlisted if you allow me too?
palehecate Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009
Wow, thanks a mill, much appreciated!
frenchbulldoggy Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2009
beautiful. i love it
Destination-X Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2009
I saw this image and noticed that someone has used it as a tattoo already. My friend and co worker was looking to get a peacock tattoo so I instantly went to DA. She adores this image and wanted to know if you'd, yet again, allow someone to use this image for a tattoo.


~ Melinda

PS. it's a beautiful drawing.
palehecate Featured By Owner Oct 1, 2009
Sorry it takes ages for me to come back to my messages, she sure can, if she hasn't alreay, I'm sure the artist can put an original twist on it for her, as someone else has used the design previously:)
Polstar-Photography Featured By Owner Nov 26, 2008   Photographer
I just want to say that ever since I had this design tattooed on me - people who don't even like tattoos have been falling over themselves to say how much they love it.
Thank you thank you thank you for being SO talented!
palehecate Featured By Owner Jan 7, 2009
Wow really!? That's great, thanks for the feedback, I just have to bolster up the courage now and get my own one done!
cjohnson1211 Featured By Owner Jun 26, 2008

really, it's stunning.
I might use it for a tattoo; but with different colorrss,
you think that'd be okay? :thumb5940914:
Gothic-Moonlight Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2008
this design is reeeeally pretty
Polstar-Photography Featured By Owner Jun 17, 2008   Photographer
am I the first person to get this design tattooed onto me???? hmmm

girl - thank you so much for creating something so gorgeous that I'm going to get another one done! ha ha! I'm getting the design repeated and reversed on my right shoulder too!

2 1/2 hours under the needle later and here's the result:


it was still quite gunky here and covered in vaseline. I'll take some better photos when it's calmed down a bit.

Hope you approve? I can't thank you enough :)
Nemorov Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2008
gorgeous design
Polstar-Photography Featured By Owner Jun 6, 2008   Photographer
I absolutely love this - it's so gorgeous
I'm looking for a peacock tattoo design and I really think this might be it
palehecate Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2008
That's fine, you may use this if you like, please let me see the results?
Polstar-Photography Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2008   Photographer
I will definitely!
Gothic-Moonlight Featured By Owner May 11, 2008
oh wow this is lovely
ladyo Featured By Owner Jan 16, 2008
I really love this.. like really.. a lot.
icclefairy Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2006
exquisite! beautiful colours and flowing form, love it!
BetulaNigra Featured By Owner Jan 4, 2006
Wow, terrific drawing. I think you deserve a New Year's :+fav:!
sick-snowangel Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2004  Professional Traditional Artist
i love this absolutely....i've been wanting to get a peacock tattoo for some time now, and i've been doing a lot of browsing to get inspiration for my design, and when i saw this i loved the shape of the design so much, i had to make my own version based on your original can find it here: [link]

with your permission, as the original design is yours, i'd like to get this tattooed, please let me know
elegaer Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2004
Oh my - thats stunning!!! And I'm glad I've finally found someone else who likes drawing peacocks!!!
downwitda Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2004
Your "tribal" (if that's even the right adjective) designs are so fluid and beautiful. I really wish I could see the original version of this piece before the scanner got a hold of it. Your ability to use these designs and shape them into animals such as swans and geese (I think) is pure, original, creativity. Thanks for creating such masterpieces. :)

leecil Featured By Owner Apr 14, 2004
... sound of jaw dropping ...

this is absolutely beautiful. So simple, and yet so beautifully rich and detailed.... Great choice on going with the green- It makes the blue stand out even more. I love it...
palehecate Featured By Owner Mar 24, 2004
Not sure what you mean? You want to take the design and turn it into a different tattoo?
ShanDurRah Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2004
I love this... is it ok if I take it and turn it into a diff tattoo design? I don't wanna be an art stealer. ^^ its a really nice design.
palehecate Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2004
Wow, thank you guys!:teddy:
alpha-la Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2004
This is sooooooooo beautiful!! It gets a :+fav: !!
andimccloud Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2004
Absolutely gorgeous! I'm so glad I put you on my deviant watch, your designs are wonderful!
Elena99 Featured By Owner Mar 19, 2004
Beautiful :-)
iron-jawed-angel Featured By Owner Mar 18, 2004
well then when you see it in person, you must just fall
right over. Because this rocks. I really like it. I really do.
I love peacocks. They're pretty. And funny too. hehe
Good job.
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