Tag: Hawaiian Tattoo

Tattooing – A Gift to the World from Hawai’i and Polynesia

Tattooed Hawaiian man with sunglasses

When I tell someone that the art and practice of Tattooing first originated in Polynesia and Hawai’i, people do not believe me.  However, it is true. The art form of Tattooing was utterly unknown in the western world before Captain Cook’s first voyages through Polynesia and Hawai’i.  Even the word, Tattoo, is one of a… Read more »