Tatsu = 辰 ＝ 竜 ＝ 龍 ＝ dragon.
I hand dyed the petals on this one, sculpted the face plate and the little dragon claw, and arranged dozens of silk scales to create this little hair pin.
I hope you enjoy this little hair sculpture!
An alternative view of the same dragon: [link]
(here on dA)
More photos on LiveJournal: [link]
His relatives: [link]
(all on dA)
And his small cousin: [link]