South Korean tattoo artist Sion, with the Instagram handle of @tattooist_sion, does gorgeous designs that incorporate Korean traditional patterns and items and foreigners are in love with the aesthetics!
A lot of tattooist Sion’s work are based on the “Norigae (노리개, a decoration worn with the Korean traditional hanbok clothing)”. Here is what a typical norigae would look like worn in real life…
… and here is how the talented artist turned it into a tattoo design. By adding lotus or magnolia flowers and other oriental charms like cranes, tattooist Sion turn these otherwise very traditional items into some of the most beautiful and chic tattoo designs!
From small and simple to large and fancy, Sion’s work really captures the eye. The creativity behind these designs are more than enough to wow her clients!
Sion also works with the shape of traditional handheld fans. Such unique designs have captivated the hearts of foreigners looking for special tattoos. Her recent guest work in San Francisco was a huge success and she now has international fans asking her to come all over the globe and work her magic!
Check out this special video of Sion at work, sharing how some of her most intricate designs come to life on the canvas of another person’s body.