Big Cats are wild and ferocious. They are intelligent beings that have amazing instincts built into their DNA. They are beautiful, sometimes with distinct prints on their fur. They are majestic, with something about the appeal of big cats that overshadows every other creature. The Lion isn’t named the “King of the Jungle” for nothing, completely aware of his stately and kingly mane. Are you a big fan of these big cats? We don’t blame you! Getting a tattoo based on one of these magnificent creatures may be able to bring something fierce out of you. It might help you channel your more wild side, or maybe some of those big cat instincts and reflexes. If you are considering getting a tattoo based on a big cat, check out these 10 Best Big Cat Tattoos for ideas and inspiration:
This very large chest tattoo of a lion framed within a quite beautiful floral framework is truly impressive. The lion seems to be coming from within the chest of the man, in a realistic, 3D style.
The black panther is cool and mysterious. This one has the sphinx in the background as a nod to the Egyptians admiration of cats.
The cheetah is renowned for its cunning and speed. It’s also well known for its beautiful print.
A gorgeous interpretation of the king of the jungle with this black and gray portrait of a lion, with mandala elements incorporated into his mane.
This Japanese style tattoo covers almost all of the entire back body of this wearer. True dedication by wearer and tattoo artist yields one of the most amazing lion tattoos.
This Cheetah is in mid roar, contrasted by a resting butterfly just above.
Here we see the king at rest, perhaps sniffing this lotus.
This lion has a hobby. Check out his camera!
Here’s a ferocious black panther, letting out an impressive roar. The style this is created in is quite animated, and a lot of fun.
A truly majestic, realistic black and gray of the king. This seems to be a religious tattoo as well, with the roses leading into the Christian crucifix.