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Sparrow by Omgtinybees Sparrow by Omgtinybees
If you take my bird please show me the end result!
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dontkillthekarma Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I see this bird everywhere. I feel like it's the most popular sparrow ever. Bravo!
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Omgtinybees Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2015
I've run into it, on people, in person. Crazy experience. Thank you so much for the comment! :3
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RenderLAJ Featured By Owner Nov 24, 2014
Malena Morgan (porn star) has this exact tattoo on her hip. 
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Omgtinybees Featured By Owner Dec 12, 2014
Haha, I've seen... for science of course!
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myster-ysock Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013
I got this as a tattoo, and I adore it, thank you. I got it in memory of my fiancÚ, his handwriting saying 'I love you' beneath it, on my wrist, and it honestly saved my life. I will send you a picture as soon as I can, I just came across this and wanted to thank you.
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outlivin Featured By Owner Mar 31, 2012
I got this last year, I'm from Australia and hadn't seen it before but now I've read alot of your comments I didn't realise it was so well known and its on every second person. little bit disappointed now as I like having unique and individual tattoos. Dont get me wrong I still love the design and love the way it looks but wish I had found it on deviant art first so I knew how common it was. think I need to find a way to make it a bit more personalised for me. I will put it on my profile if you would like to see it.
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nemineh Featured By Owner Mar 27, 2012
[link]

Hey, I saw this on pinterest the other day and remembered it from your gallery. It took me to the above link.
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Dramababy02 Featured By Owner Mar 22, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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I had no idea this was from deviant art when I found it on Google on some persons tumblr. But when I typed in sparrow in deviant art this came up. So this is your design with a splash of color.

Also I put a link to your page with the picture.
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NWNE Featured By Owner Mar 14, 2012
That's an immaculate design, the shading is almost painfully good, the curves are beautifully smooth and it has so much character :-)
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AvarieJames Featured By Owner Feb 19, 2012
I took this bird to be tattoo'd, and the artist refused saying too many people have asked for it. Instead, he made his own drawing which turned out much better anyway.

A good artist won't tattoo this on you for the sheer fact that its been done too much. A good artist won't want their name associated with this.
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Skoll992 Featured By Owner Feb 13, 2012
Amazing work!
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anikillerqueen69 Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2012   General Artist
Wow! I didn't know this was your design! I found it on the internet randomly and been thinking for about a year to get it done on my wrist!! :)
I'm so glad I know now it's yours! I will definitely get it done then upload the picture and ofcourse give credits now that I know it's yours!
I agree with you, I want it ABSOLUTELY to look the same! I dont want to change a thing!!!

Love it! :)
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moogle301 Featured By Owner Nov 14, 2011
Thank you for saying I could use it (about two years ago, you were surprised that I took the time to write a long message to your myspace (I've now deleted said myspace account sadly) and so were happier than the many other people asking. =]

I haven't gotten it done yet because I may only ever get one tattoo and I want it to be perfect and to be sure! I agree with what you said, I have seen bad versions of your beautiful design and it makes me sad.

I may get it when I visit my cousins in America since they have tattoos and none of my family here in the UK has one. It will be linked to the memory of this nice visit.

I guess I have the worry that your tattoo comes up when you google image 'sparrow tattoo' or even 'dove tattoo' (oddly) so perhaps I'll later it slightly so it is unique. I wouldn't want to find lots of other people with it! (So maybe it is good to do it abroad away from where I live because do tattoo artists sometimes keep designs to do on others?).

That's all! =] xx
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crissap Featured By Owner Nov 13, 2011
ed hardy...
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melissathepainter Featured By Owner Nov 1, 2011  Student General Artist
Very nice
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macy-mouse Featured By Owner Oct 16, 2011
I have a sparrow tattoo coming out of a bird cage, its cute, you'd like it(:
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hunteresque Featured By Owner Sep 8, 2011  Professional Writer
Brilliant pic, I'm glad I clicked on the deviant link under the Death to Birth vid... seen alot of sparrow designs as it's a popular tat but not many of them stand out to me but this one does/
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spellfire42489 Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2011  Professional Traditional Artist
Ive talked many people out of getting this tattoo, its absolutely gorgous but thousands of people already have it. We get 2-3 people a month ask about it in our tattoo shop, i think tattoos should mean something when a person gets them, not just because "i found it online and its pretty" but it is very very lovely, nice work! i really like your other work as well.
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jlaynaeb Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2011
It's a great tattoo design! But technically it is a swallow...not a sparrow. I've been raising a sparrow for about four months and plan to get a tattoo of an actual sparrow (they don't have the pointed tail feathers).
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Polska37 Featured By Owner Jul 17, 2011
I have been trying to find the amazing person that drew this. I fell in love with this the first time I saw it. I know you said you don't want us asking if we can use this as a tattoo, however I only feel it's the proper thing to do. May I use it? I have already researched the artist and shop, I'm not sure if you know of Tattoo Don and his crew in Buffalo NY, but that is who I am going to. I will send you a pic of the results.
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chrissylynnd Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011
What a BEAUTIFUL sparrow I have been looking for months for the perfect sparrow and I think I may have found it. I have no problem paying for this tattoo. How much is this BEAUTIFUL bird?
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Lvazd Featured By Owner May 28, 2011
My friend got this tattoo, and she implies that it's original. I just wanted to give you credit for the work you did.

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BabyBTG Featured By Owner Apr 8, 2011
I think you should be happy you caused a national phenomenon, every girl I know has this tattoo.

My cousin got this tattoo about three years ago with fantastic results, it's one of the prettiest tattoos I've ever seen. I'll try and find a pic for you!
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Kairi-Alyss Featured By Owner Mar 26, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
[link] <----my friend got this as a tattoo
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Greasy-Greaser Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2011
At least some Tattooists are turning people away for this. I saw it Friday when some bimbo walked into my haunt and asked a respected Artist.

He told her - This is on every bimbo in ASU and no, give me a deposit and I will draw you an original.

People want the first thing they see on Google - unfortunately YOURS is the first. This is what happens when you make stuff public though - people have no respect for personal property when they do not ask.
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esi8 Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2011
really good work ! what kind of pen did use? it looks really realistic.
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Kairi-Alyss Featured By Owner Feb 28, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
my friend found this on google and she's getting it done at the end of march. very nice :D
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Maluleche Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2011  Student
Death to Birth <3
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WWGabrel Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2011
I just wanted to let you know that I found this design on the web with no artist name attached. I realized after I had it done (beautifully by a very talented artist in Philadelphia) that I should try and track down the original artist and say thank you.

I'm sorry that I didn't think to track you down BEFORE I had this done and ask. I hope you can forgive my foolishness.

Either way, here is the end result.

[link]
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HouseOfGimp Featured By Owner Jan 28, 2011
Hey there. A friend of mine just pointed me to this, as I got a tattoo yesterday after seeing this image on google.
Had I known it was your design, I would have at least asked your permission. But I thought I should let you know.
Beautiful design. :heart:

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blhowell91 Featured By Owner Jan 5, 2011
I got this as a tattoo two years ago, I actually found it on a google search but recently(TWO YEARS LATER) my boyfriend found it on here and told me you were the original artist!! I hope you like the end result of it.


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MissInsatiable Featured By Owner Jan 2, 2011
Just wanted to give you a heads up that someone is trying to pass your tattoo design off as their own. : [link]
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AllyRawrJ97 Featured By Owner Nov 30, 2010
this is amazing
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Miki-miki-chan Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2010  Student General Artist
Im do a lino artwork can I use this in part of it? Im asking becaue it is not a tatoo and if you still want to see it when it is done.
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xXCheshire-Nero Featured By Owner Nov 4, 2010  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
this is a great pic
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Ekcho Featured By Owner Oct 19, 2010
Totally have this as a tat, can't lie. My best friend has the mate. She picked the design and I agreed to it, who knew it was such a hit... hahaha
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Nikkana Featured By Owner Oct 18, 2010
wow
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KeatonXZX Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
This is amazing. I saw it on Pagoda's "Death to Birth" video on YouTube and I fell in love with it. I love it very much.
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PunkyGirlxoxo7 Featured By Owner Jul 8, 2010  Student Interface Designer
love love love it!!!!!!
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xxxMDKxxx Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2010  Professional General Artist
You how many fucking times I gotta tattoo this god damn bird a month!?!?! I fucking HATE IT, it makes the worst tattoo Ive ever seen!!! If you are stupid enough to fucking get this tattooed, you are most unoriginal mother fucking I know. It sucks! It just plain fucking sucks! Please for the love of good remove it from the fucking internet!!!!!!!!
You would be helping all tattoo artists in the US! This fucking drawing has haunted me my whole tattoo career of 5 fucking YEARS!!!!

GET IT THE FUCK OF THE WEB PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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ScuppetBaby Featured By Owner May 30, 2010  Hobbyist General Artist
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VengeanceKitty Featured By Owner May 9, 2010  Student General Artist
i love how the shape of this flows it looks awesome (:
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Mariamus Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2010  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Wow. I was looking for sparrow tattoo designs for a character model, and this is just beautiful!
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CaitlynEdwards91 Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2010
I used this design for my tattoo.
You can see it here [link]

I got it done at WA Unk in Fremantle, Western Australia.
Every tattooist in there was super impressed with the design.

Thanks so much.
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xBugletx Featured By Owner Feb 27, 2010
this is a gorgeous tattoo and a gorgeous picture. =D love them both
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Electroxity Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2010
Looks great, saw this stolen and done by an ammature.... ugh
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Silverwind91 Featured By Owner Dec 20, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I am making CAD shields with etchings on them for Christmas. would you mind if used your bird?
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keltikspirit Featured By Owner Dec 15, 2009  Hobbyist Photographer
I read your description about just posting a picture of the finished work, but I still wanted to ask you first. I'm getting married in March and wanted to get something as a testament to my love for him. I know Sparrows have SO many meanings, but they are very loyal birds, which is why I have chosen to have a sparrow design tattooed on me. I've been looking since we got engaged (8/22/08) and just haven't found anything even close to what I was envisioning. This is EXACTLY what I was looking for!

If I have your permission, I would like to use my own variation of your piece. I'm not getting it done until at lease the end of next March, but I wanted to ask you now, so I can start designing my alterations. Let me know!

Thanks so much!
-Heather
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x201xStarla Featured By Owner Oct 15, 2009   Photographer
i love this. i used it in a picture, i hope that's okay!

right here:
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thedefinitivemystery Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2009  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You are so freakin' talented! <3
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