Author: Sam Hunt

  • Kakau – Traditional Hawaiian Tattooing

    Hawaiian tattooing, or ‘Kakau’, holds a unique position within the broader spectrum of Polynesian tattooing practices. While sharing common roots, each Polynesian culture has developed its own distinct tattooing styles and symbols. For example, the Maori of New Zealand have the ‘Ta moko’, a practice with its own unique designs and rituals. By exploring these…