The Scottish Gaelic Tattoo Handbook
The ultimate “think before you ink” guide to accurate and ethical Gaelic tattoos! Written by a Gaelic language expert in Nova Scotia, the book will appeal to anyone who loves Celtic and Scottish culture. Featuring illustrations of real-life Gaelic tattoos gone wrong; tips on how to incorporate Scottish Gaelic words into a tattoo design that honours and supports the culture, language, and speakers; a brief history and description of the Gaelic language; and a glossary of nearly 400 authentic Scottish Gaelic words and phrases suitable for tattoos.
“[An] informative, succinct, and incredibly useful little volume for all with the desire to Gaelicise their skin.” —Àdhamh Ó Broin, Gaelic consultant to the “Outlander” television series
Author: Emily McEwan
Date of Publication: May 2016
Price: $9.99 US | $12.99 CDN | £6.99 UK | €8.99 EU | $12.99 AUS
Size: 94 pages, 5 x 8 inches
Buy locally: Special order the paperback from your favourite local bookstore