Koru - a symbol of Maori art mimicking the fiddlehead of new ferns. It symbolizes new life, growth, development, and peace. The circular shape of the koru helps to convey the idea of perpetual movement while the inner coil suggests a return to the point of origin.
Tattoo Tribes "Bird of paradise Beauty, freedom Neringa requested the design of a bird for her hip, representing freedom and strength. We chose a bird of paradise because it does symbolize freedom and also beauty and elevation. The style we used is bold in order to convey an idea of strength, and the wings recall flames to symbolize passion and change."