In most cases ravens are associated with death and mortality, but they are also connected to mysteries, secrets and wisdom. It may be one of the most contradictory bird tattoo designs. Raven tattoo design is believed to be connected to both life and death.
Thus, the most of the raven tattoo images include appropriate symbols. The most popular patterns to be represented in raven tattoo designs are sculls, trees and feathers, or the swarm of ravens.