Tramp Stamp

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 Tramp Stamp, 2013 Customized stamp from Staples, mixed-media Dimensions variable  A "tramp stamp" is a pejorative colloquial term for a lower back tattoo, usually found on a female, and connotes promiscuity.   Tramp is defined as: ( noun)   1 . a person who travels from place to place on foot in search of work or as a vagrant or beggar.  2 . the sound of heavy steps, typically of several people.  From Wikipedia: Tramp: more commonly a slang term for a loose woman in both American and British English; a  slut   Perhaps because female tramps were often regarded as prostitutes, the term tramp came to be used to refer to a promiscuous woman. This is largely an Americanism and not in global usage.

Tramp Stamp, 2013
Customized stamp from Staples, mixed-media
Dimensions variable
A "tramp stamp" is a pejorative colloquial term for a lower back tattoo, usually found on a female, and connotes promiscuity.

Tramp is defined as: (noun) 1. a person who travels from place to place on foot in search of work or as a vagrant or beggar.
2. the sound of heavy steps, typically of several people.

From Wikipedia:
Tramp: more commonly a slang term for a loose woman in both American and British English; a slut
Perhaps because female tramps were often regarded as prostitutes, the term tramp came to be used to refer to a promiscuous woman. This is largely an Americanism and not in global usage.

 Tramp I, 2018 ink on arches 300 gm paper monotype 12 x 16 inches

Tramp I, 2018
ink on arches 300 gm paper
monotype
12 x 16 inches

 Tramp I, 2018 ink on arches 300 gm paper monotype 12 x 16 inches

Tramp I, 2018
ink on arches 300 gm paper
monotype
12 x 16 inches

 Tramp III, 2018 ink on arches 300 gm paper monotype 12 x 16 inches

Tramp III, 2018
ink on arches 300 gm paper
monotype
12 x 16 inches

 Detail shot: Tramp III, 2018

Detail shot: Tramp III, 2018

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