They are geometrical forms which are said to act as a template from which all life springs. They are named after the ancient Greek philosopher Plato. To the Greeks, these solids symbolized fire, earth, air, spirit (or ether) and water.
We were included in South African art and design publication iJusi issue It was themed on tattoos so we created our own version of a flash sheet, made up of a series of smaller tattoo elements. We drew inspiration from adventures and mystery in the wild.
The Ouroboros symbol represents self-reflexivity or cyclicality, especially in the sense of something constantly re-creating itself, the eternal return, and other things perceived as cycles that begin anew as soon as they end (compare with phoenix).