Grimes, the Canadian musician, added to her body art collection with a new massive blood-red tattoo that spans her entire right leg from ankle to thigh. She revealed her latest permanent design on Thursday on her Instagram Stories.
Grimes’ Alien Body Art Collection
In January, Grimes announced on her Instagram Stories that she’s in the middle of a “long slow effort to have a full alien body … totally covered in white ink.” She then covered her back in a tangled web of white lines as part of the ongoing process.
Detailed Work and Fan Reactions
Grimes’s tattoo artist, Daniela, who’s currently working in Los Angeles, shared an Instagram carousel with images of her detailed work, thanking Grimes and captioned the snaps, “such a pleasure working with u on this piece,” before explaining, “wanna do more of this color textures plz!!!” While most fans appreciated the intriguing red design, some people on Twitter were left perplexed. One confused commenter joked on Twitter, “Elon Musk ex. girlfriend, baby momma Grimes got either a new horrific tattoo or she has the worst varicose veins in human history,”
Grimes’ Plans for More Tattoos
Grimes is planning to add more tattoos to her collection. She shared a close-up of a delicate new design on her ear, tagging the Berlin-based artist behind the intricate alien-inspired piece and writing, “thank u for doing my ear!!!” “One step closer to face tattoooooo,” Grimes promised her 2.4 million followers. In September, Grimes talked about wanting a white-ink face tattoo on Instagram.
Grimes, known for her innovative music, is also known for her unique body art collection. Her latest addition, a massive blood-red tattoo spanning her entire right leg, is part of her ongoing effort to have a full alien body covered in white ink. While some people on social media were left perplexed, most fans appreciated the intriguing design. Grimes plans to add more tattoos to her collection, including a face tattoo, to complete her alien evolution.