7 DIY Natural Tattoos That Perfectly Bring The Outdoors Onto Your Skin

If you love pressing fresh flowers and immortalising them forever, then you're going to adore these naturalistic inkings.

Rit Kit Plant Transfer Flowers Tattoo

As children few things brought us more pleasure than the magic of pressing fresh flowers and rediscovering them weeks later when they were dry and immortalised forever.

Now a Ukrainian artist named Rita Kit, has discovered an incredible way of copying this technique, but rather than storing the end product in picture frames and on shelves, these creations actually live on the your skin!

 

@rit.kit) onMay 13, 2016 at 12:28am PDT 

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So how does she do it?

Well it’s pretty simple really. She dips her leaves and flowers in tattoo stencil ink and then presses them directly onto the skin of her clients. Kit then uses this guideline to from the actual tattoo around.

 

(@rit.kit) onMay 6, 2016 at 4:25am PDT

This makes for a rough and ready effect in places, but both artist and her subjects embrace these patches in the end design as part of their natural beginnings. Imperfections are the name of the game. 

 

(@rit.kit) onApr 28, 2016 at 1:06pm PDT

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“I’m a nature lover” she told ‘Illusion’ magazine and judging from the choice of subjects in her work displayed on her gorgeous Instagram account, that’s pretty clear.

 

(@rit.kit) onApr 15, 2016 at 11:48am PDT

“They’re like botanical fingerprints on the bodies of other brave nature lovers,” she adds. 

 

(@rit.kit) onApr 25, 2016 at 7:05am PDT

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We can't get enough of the natural feel of the fabulous skin art. 

 

(@rit.kit) onMar 28, 2016 at 10:58am PDT

Her inkings are truly one-of-a-kind and the creative and collaborative process that goes into making them extra special and unique. 

 

(@rit.kit) onMay 2, 2016 at 3:55am PDT

You can see more of Rita's stunning designs here or contact her via rit.kit.tattoo@gmail.com

We're booking the first flight out to Ukraine.