South Korean tattoo artist Silo and her team of artists have set upon a journey to revolutionize the world of tattoo art by creating work that defies expectations. Needles are difficult tools to work with! Due to the nature of tattoo art and the way it has to be painted on, it's very difficult to create abstract, painting-like figures on skin. But she has managed the impossible for Silo's soft works resemble watercolor paintings!
The symbol is an unalome, a representation of the journey to reach enlightenment. The path starts in the centre of the spiral, and as you continue up or down this path you are wandering, becoming more conscious of your surroundings. When you reach the top of the symbol (the straight line), you have reached enlightenment. Everyone's path is full of twists and turns, life isn't just one straight line ✨