Commemorative tattoos are used to remember or mark an important event such as a death, world disaster or triumph in war. Most commemorative tattoos are "custom tattoos" that incorporate several elements to make it a personal item.
Examples of two custom tattoos remembering the events of September 11th. Photos reprinted with permission of Stacy Sharp www.sharptattoos.com
Commemorative tattoos can also mark the passing of a loved or celebrate a birth or the eternity of a special relationship.
An example of a custom tattoo celebrating a personal relationship. Photos reprinted with permission of the artist -Stacey Sharp www.sharptattoos.com
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