Art Nouveau tattoo - it is amazing how defensive others get when reading someone's opinion that doesn't agree with what they are in to. Unless you are being personally attacked lighten up. Thankfully we live in a world where everyone isn't in lock step with just your beliefs.
>>> It's been difficult to visualize a finished piece, but I suppose this is about where we're headed. Having a background is still too busy for me, but I love how the (stems?) filigree down and out, and create a frame/border for my existing tattoo.