10. butterfly and flower tattoo
When he started his career in Seoul, most artists were interested in Irezumi, a traditional Japanese tattoo form. Inspired by his art background, Hong Dan decided to start experimenting with other influences. One of Hongba’s iconic designs is that plum blossoms are dotted on the branches and wrapped around the arms or torso. These flowers follow the style of classic ink painting, and he added bright colors to reproduce the feeling of spring.