Penguin Tattoos

If you are looking for the cute tattoo designs, then penguin tattoos are just for you. Check some awesome penguin designs and their meanings here.
ThoughtfulTattoos Staff
Last Updated: May 7, 2018
With numerous people sporting tattoos these days, it is natural for you to get fascinated and long for one. If you are one of them, you must have researched a lot and gone through several 'search machines' to find the perfect tattoo design. Tattoo lovers are broadly divided into two types: those who wish to have the most popular tattoo made and those who wish to have a unique and one-of-its-kind. If you are in the second category, then you are at the right place. Here you will find more information on penguin tattoos, which are one of the rarest tattoo designs in the world.
Meaning and Significance
Penguins are one of the most loved creatures in the world. Look at them and only one word will cross your mind, cute! They are also known as bubbly and playful creatures. There is no significant meaning associated with penguins, however, some groups of people believe in certain symbolism related to penguins. Firstly, it is commonly known that penguins appear similar to men wearing black jacket or overcoat and hence, they are believed to represent good manners and charm. Secondly, as they are found in a colder atmosphere, they are called the coolest animals on the Earth. People who keep their cool in every situation sport this unique tattoo. However, in most of the cases, these tattoos are sported for their appearance rather than for the meaning associated with them.
Design Ideas
Dancing penguin
Simple black penguin
Walking penguin
Penguin with open wings
You can have the penguin drawn as it is, in simple black and white colors. You can either have a single penguin in various poses like standing, dancing, singing, etc., or a group together. Baby penguins laughing or in different outfits or looking like a devil, etc., are some of the other cute and unique designs for girls. Tribal penguins in black or navy blue color made in an altogether different styles are also very popular. Secondly, penguins dressed in James Bond or Englishmen style can make unique tattoo designs.
Apart from these, penguins are extensively seen in cartoons and films which can be an inspiration for tattoo lovers. The following are some ideas for the same:
  • One of the most famous cartoon strip 'Opus' can be used as design.
  • Secondly, 'Pingu', the cartoon character, can make a wonderful tattoo design.
  • Penguins from movies like 'Chilly Willy' or 'Happy Feet' are also quite adorable and cute designs.
  • Lastly, the logo of Linux also consists of a picture of a penguin.

You can either use these designs directly as they are or take inspiration from them to create your own designs. Penguin tattoos look cool when made in smaller size, and can be placed on arms, chest, back, neck, thighs, abdomen, etc.
As there are several options of designs available, you can definitely get what you want. Lastly, you can even be creative and create your own tattoo design, as tattooing is all about creativity. Good luck!