Solidarity tattoo

July 22, 2008 0 Comments

“I really wanted to support local artists, rather than buy a bunch of made-in-China junk, so I had an artist make a ring for me and I got this tattoo. It starts as barbed-wire and becomes a vine. The barbed-wire symbolizes solidarity with all people who do not live freely, and the vine shows hope that new life and freedom are possible. I figure that’s just what George Bush had in mind…”

caitlin strokosch, 34, arts administrator
Providence, RI

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *