American flag tattoos express the pride and joy of being an American. The gorgeous blue and passionate red hues combine in many awesome tattoos. Americans who love showing their patriotic feelings on their skin, often enjoy getting tattoos showing the flag. The stars and stripes are often combined with interesting elements to make stunning designs. Patriotic text inked alongside the flag enriches the meaning of the tattoo. The bald eagle is depicted in combination with the American flag in many attractive designs.
The patriotic theme comes out in tattoos celebrating the American flag. The vivid colors of the flag in combination with the golden talons and beak of the eagle, look stunning. The eagle is a recurring motif in many American tattoos. Sometimes, the eagle is shown ripping the flag to shreds, or holding the flag in its talons. A powerful symbol of fierce aspiration, the eagle is also shown blending with the American flag in some tattoo designs. The patterns of the flag are often used to create interesting tattoos. The five-pointed star inked in the colors of the flag, combines good fortune and patriotism in a single design. The American flag may also be represented in the shape of a pretty butterfly. Check out these tattoo ideas.
Eagle American Flag
An eagle sits on the American flag in this realistically inked tattoo.
American Painted Eagle
The red stripes on the American flag blend with the neck of the eagle.
Calf Tattoo American Flag
An American flag with torn edges is inked on the calf, in this vertical design tattoo.
Realistic American Flag Tattoo
The folds give a realistic look to this American flag upper arm tattoo.
Talons Holding American Flag
A huge intricately inked eagle holds the American flag in its talons.
Artistically Ripped American Flag
The artistically shaded ripped tattoo shows an American flag.
Tattoo American Flag
A ferocious looking eagle and an American flag combine in this forearm tattoo. The bright yellow shades look colorful.
Tucked In American Flag
The American flag is shown folded inside an ornate stencil like shape.
The upper chest proudly displays the American flag, the face of the Statue of Liberty, and the text ‘God Bless America’.
Traditional American Flag
The American flag drapes over a rugged wooden cross, in this upper arm tattoo.
The Americas Tattoo
The eagle perches proudly on the globe showing the America, in this forearm tattoo.
Star America Tattoo
The American flag is shaped as a pretty five pointed star, in this upper back tattoo.
Aged American Flag Tattoo
The eagle and the American flag combine with an anchor and a pitchfork, in this stunning back tattoo.
American Flag Fragments
The American flag is torn into multiple fragments, in this powerful ripped tattoo idea.
The American flag colors fully cover the upper arm, in this sensuous tattoo design.
American Flag With Text
This elegantly inked American flag uses patriotic text in the design.
Patriotic Butterfly Tattoo
The American flag appears in the shape of a butterfly, in this pretty foot tattoo.
Patriotic Flag Wires Tattoo
Barb wires hold in the torn American flag, in this lower arm tattoo design.
Eagle Rip Flag Tattoo
The strong golden talons of the eagle rip through the American flag, in this arm tattoo idea.
Vivid Flag Hero
The vivid blue and red shades depict Captain America with the flag as the backdrop.
American Flag Peace Sign
The American flag is designed in the shape of the peace sign.
American Flag In The Wind
Draped over a wooden cross, the American flag flies in the wind. Realistically inked storm clouds and tufts of grass complete the design.
A swallow inked in the colors of the American flag, looks stunning on the side of the body.
Progressive Patriotic Tattoos
The American eagle flies through the flag in this progressive series of ink designs.
Flag Name Tat
A name tag with a date appears with the American flag, in this upper arm tattoo.
True Blue American
The artistic shading gives a life like look to the eagle and the American flag.
Three rifles form a triangle over the American flag in this upper arm tattoo.
The American flag surrounds the flying eagle in this upper back tattoo.
Cross Flag Tattoo
Brown clouds form the backdrop in this tattoo showing the American flag draped over the Cross.
Integrated American Tat
Native American feathers and a shield combine with the American flag and the eagle. A powerful tattoo idea.
The American flag is seen going up in flames, in this upper arm tattoo.