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#1 lambert13

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    Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:22 PM

    Soooooooo, last month I got my new tatoo started and then I got it finished right after we got back from Puerto Rico. The design is in honor of Karen and I getting married this past July. While we were down there we went to Playa Del Carmen the day before the wedding. While shopping around town we found a really cool tin art for our wall. It has two hearts next to each other with banner across it saying "unidos tu y yo" which means "united you and I". We thought it was a perfect momento for our wedding and now it's our living room.

    For the tattoo I used the hearts design along with two Mayan symbols which correspond to the month and day on the Mayan calendar of our marriage. It took a total of almost four hours to get done and a decent amount of money. But now, I have a permanent reminder of how happy and honored I am to be married to Karen. It's even on my left arm so that the hearts sit right next to my chest when I have my arms at my side.

    Hope you like!

    P.S. On a side note, I got a tattoo on the back of the same arm the day I met Karen. I got a horseshoe, dice, cards, flames and the number 13 to try and change my luck in preparation for our first date. I guess it worked!

    The tin art I based the design on

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    #2 starchild



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      Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:26 PM

      I love it!!! The art/color is beautiful. And the meaning kicks ass. I love tatoos with deep meanings like that, and the Mayan is too cool. Just wonderful :o)

      #3 cheese_diva

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        Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:31 PM

        I too love that it has such special meaning.. it's really beautiful! He/She did a great job and I love that you found your inspiration while in Mexico. (and of course your wife!)
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        #4 Rachelle E.

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          Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:33 PM

          Dude! That's a pretty seriously tattoo...no wonder it took a while! Gorgeous colors..and I love the whole idea behind it!! :-)

          #5 LadyP

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            Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:33 PM

            It is hot. I love a tattoo with meaning.
            And not what y0u thi nk it means

            #6 MsShelley


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              Posted 04 February 2008 - 11:05 PM

              I love it, that is so sweet and meaningful!

              #7 Spazz

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                Posted 04 February 2008 - 11:20 PM

                I love it and I love the meaning behind it. Very cool, Jason. Karen, you are one lucky woman!

                #8 pryzeless

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                  Posted 04 February 2008 - 11:20 PM

                  It is so great, the art, the meaning...

                  #9 DreamsTulumBride

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                    Posted 04 February 2008 - 11:54 PM

                    hum... that must of hurt !

                    #10 LCBride2007


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                      Posted 05 February 2008 - 01:13 AM

                      first thought - OUCH! second thought - i love it. i am sure it is worth all of the pain and $$! paul and i plan on getting a tattoo done w/our wedding date and a gaelic saying of some sort. i may come to you for design help!

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