A gargoyle is a piece of architecture that is commonly used to keep water away from a roof. These are very creative, and the gargoyle itself is a unique looking. Some people may even consider the gargoyle to be a scary looking piece of architecture because it's considered to be able to ward off evil spirits. This is why you will often see gargoyles on display outside of churches and other religious locations. A gargoyle tattoo is not one of the most popular ones because of the look of it. This can be a scary looking tattoo that may even frighten others. This tattoo is symbolic of being able to bring about good fortune and is helpful in keeping evil away from the wearer. It’s most common for men to get a tattoo of this type.