One tattoo design that you may want to consider is the sugar skull tattoo. Sugar skull tattoos are not a main stream tattoo, but they do have a popularity. Sugar skulls are a proud symbol of the Mexican culture. Sugar skull tattoo designs can be.
If you were to use drift wood this would be awesome for a beach reception style thing. Very natural, but striking. Drill holes in wood, place tea lights. Beautiful outdoor table center piece for the picnic table---AROUND THE GARDEN POOL