"French artist Xoil has a characteristic tattooing style that looks like he has stamped, stenciled, or drawn directly with a felt-tip pen on his clients’ bodies. It is quite impressive how he is able to create different textures with a tattoo machine." --
Mandala tattoos are ironic because mandalas were originally made in sand by monks. The water would wash it away almost immediately, but it was beautiful while it lasted. Having a mandala tattoo is the epitome of irony.