The wish to fly has burned in the human heart since the dawn of time. Tattoos, which express our secret desires and fantasies, celebrate this human wish to fly. Wings are the best way to show the dreams of flying, and tattoo artists creatively express the flying theme through Wing Tattoo Designs.
The back often forms an ideal canvas for wing tattoos. If wings were to really sprout, the back and the shoulder is where they would be found. This is what back wing tattoos depict, the dream of humans to grow wings and fly. Wings are often inked with a space in-between, leaving the area of the spine clear. Other wing designs meet at the center, right along the line of the spine. Wings are also inked with a large space between the two, and the spine acts as the line of balance in these designs. The symmetrical design made by wings looks beautiful on the back. The wrists and lower legs are also places where small wings are often inked. Wings combine with short phrases, the heart, flying birds, and other elements in stunning designs. Whether the design shows wings of a bird or an angel, the flying dream is constant.
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Red White Wings
The detailed wing designs blossom with red pigment, in this red and white wings tattoo idea.
Red White Wings Text Wings Tattoo
Check out the tiny clock with angel wings, and a text below the design.
Text Wings Tattoo Woven Wings
Within the large wings tattooed on the back, you see a tiny motif of knotted shoelaces.
Woven Wings Shape Of My Heart
The bold graphic style of the angel wings creates the shape of a heart in the design.
Shape Of My Heart Wings Blue
The small blue wings start at the shoulders and end a little before the spine begins.
Wings Blue Wings Contour
Large wings curve around the contours of the shoulder, in this back tattoo idea.
Wings Contour Flying Dream
A pair of permanently inked wings on the wrists, express the wish to fly.
Flying Dream Spine Road Wings
Simply outlined with black fine lines, this wings tattoo leaves an empty space along the spine.
Spine Road Wings Meeting Point Wings Tattoo
The intricately inked large wings meet at a point of the upper spine, in this bold tattoo idea.
Meeting Point Wings Tattoo Devotional Wings Tattoo
The Cross follows the line of the spine, in this angel wings tattoo design.
Devotional Wings Tattoo Tiny Wings Tattoo
Tiny and cute, this pair of wings tattooed on the upper back, speak the language of dreams.
Tiny Wings Tattoo Drapery Wings
The intricately decorated wings make a heavy drape for the back, in this full back tattoo idea.
Drapery Wings Times To Come
Double eagles poke their head out, with a large skull at the center. A sinister tattoo design with eagle wings.
Times To Come Pencilled Wings
The pencil sketch style gives a realistic look to the angel wings in the back tattoo design.
Pencilled Wings Wings Circle
The realistically inked wings arch at the center to make a rounded empty space.
Wings Circle Stunning Wings
This stunning back tattoo combines angel wings and the heart in a sweet and romantic design.
Stunning Wings Take It Slow Wings
‘One day at a time’, says the simple text inked between the pair of angel wings.
Take It Slow Wings Side Wings
The sides of the back are inked with long and narrow angel wings. The curvy contours of the wings look sensuous.
Side Wings Wings Feathery
Bold shading within the feathery areas, gives a dense feel to this small wings tattoo.
Wings Feathery Wings Shaded Design
The fine black outlines make a brilliant combination with the brown wings.
Wings Shaded Design Angel Space
The small and intricately inked angel wings spread out with a large space in-between.
Angel Space Rise Up
The rich and artistically inked tiny angel wings on the feet perhaps speak of a desire to wing into the heavens.
Rise Up Throbbing Tattoo Wings
The red pulsing heart has large angel wings inked on both sides. The heart has a realistic look, complete with arteries and veins.
Throbbing Tattoo Wings Memoriam Wings
These angel wings on the arm have been inked in loving memory of someone special, as the text indicates.
Memoriam Wings Heart Vines
Woven with vines, a heart sits in the middle of the spread out angel wings.
Heart Vines King Of Wings
The realistically inked ornate crown at the center, gives depth to this wings tattoo.
King Of Wings Perfect Balance
The strong anchor has large wings inked on both sides. The pencil sketch style has a soft beauty.
Perfect Balance Wings Dream
Large wings curve along the line of both the shoulders, in this back tattoo. See the tiny falling star near one wing.
Wings Dream Wings Delicate
Narrow and delicately inked wings sit along the planes of the shoulder, while the center is inked with the text, ‘1985’.
Wings Delicate Angel Devil Bloody Wing
This back tattoo perhaps expresses the idea of someone who is half healed. The beautiful healthy wing contrasts with its bloodied and injured counterpart.
Angel Devil Bloody Wing Flying Feet
The curly tip of the wing gives a cute look to the lower leg wing tattoo.
Flying Feet Machine Wings
This stunning wings design has been detailed with the internal parts of clocks. Perhaps this expresses the idea of mechanical wings.
Machine Wings Cross And Wings Tattoo
Small horizontal wings spread out on the sides of the Cross located along the line of the spine.
Cross And Wings Tattoo Follow The Collar Bones
The small richly inked pair of wings, follows the line of the collar bones.
Follow The Collar Bones Sensuous Flight
Check out the gorgeous upper thigh tattoo, showing a large wing and many flying birds.
Sensuous Flight Style Wings
Stylized patterns give a mysterious look to the wings theme, in this softly inked upper back tattoo.
Style Wings Bone And Wings
This awesome full back tattoo covers the back with large angel wings. At the center, is a spine bone design recreated exactly in line with the physical spine.
Bone And Wings Vivid Heart Wings
Rich networks of arteries and veins give a magical feel to the heart, in this angel wings back tattoo design.
Vivid Heart Wings