“Dragon’s Gate”

Dragon's Gate by Laura Barbosa - display

12x12in. Acrylics on Canvas – Original Painting for Sale on eBay:

Named after the waterfall at the Yellow River in Hunan, this painting of the blue Koi Fish swimming upstream symbolizes, tranquility, strength and perseverance. The colorful skull with a Peace Sign symbol is also a representation for Yin and Yang. Illustrated in a modern tattoo style pop art with the colors of the rainbow, this artwork is a special creation with many meanings.

Decorated Sugar Skulls are used to adorn the ofrendas on Dia de los Muertos in Mexico. In Spain, skulls were used to mark the entryway to cemeteries. Many Cultures have different meanings for their fancy skulls. The mixing of a skull with flowers symbolizes life and love in this artwork.

Skull of Flowers by Laura Barbosa - display

New!! 3 Day Auction – $1.99 No Reserve – Signed “Skull of Flowers” by Laura Barbosa / Link to Auction

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Tattoos: A 21st Century Perspective. via I have a fascination with tattoos. I’ve gotten really into reading the Tattoo Tuesday feature on Sometimes Sweet, and it’s so interesting to see so many different tattoos on so many different people, and to read about their significance and the process of being tattooed. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the stigma surrounding tattoos and how silly it is. Quick anecdote: toward the end of high school, I told my mom that I wanted to get a … Read More

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