Birds are the very embodiment of nature and they possess a range of distinct qualities that we humans aspire to have and/or portray to the world. Humanity’s love for birds has been on since time immemorial and it’s even more manifest today.
It’s not uncommon to find someone with a bird-inspired tattoo on the shoulder, arm, back, neck or even thigh, and each bird tattoo design does symbolize a certain human value or trait.
When walking on the streets or searching online for tattoo designs, chances are, you’ll bump into many women with bird-inspired tattoos. But why is that? It’s because most bird tattoos are delicate, very attractive and bring out certain specific traits inherent to women.
Regardless of how tiny it is or where it’s placed, a typical bird tattoo on a woman will always inspire a great deal of beauty and attraction. However, the tattoo, in its very design, may symbolize freedom, nobility, beauty, love or elegance.
Ever so simple, this is a colorful rendering of an owl. It is small and has been drawn on the upper hip. The owl has been drawn using vivid colors such as red, blue and white. Some shadow has been added in black on its chest to deliver realism.
Accurately drawn on the ankle, this is a tattoo of a finch in flight. Featuring Aztec nuances, the image is geometrically accurate. The bird’s wings spread wide towards the calf while the bird seems to be landing on the foot. It is a large tattoo drawn in black and grey.
Drawn in abstract art, this tattoo shows a swallow in full flight. The bird is made up of black, orange, yellow and red patterns. They swirl and dip to form the outline of the bird. It is a large type of bird tattoos on the back of the left shoulder.
Big, colorful and interesting, this design is distinctive and appealing. Completed in full color, it features a large group of flowers, leaves and twigs with a little bird intertwined within. The tattoo covers the entire space from the upper shoulder to the elbow in a graceful, classic way.
Drawn on the upper part of the forearm, this image is colorful and enticing. It shows a peacock surrounded by colorful and geometric shapes. The peacock’s tail extends from the tattoo right into the wrist area. This makes it more attractive as a bird tattoo for women.
Done entirely in black and grey, this is a large tattoo of a flying owl. The bird straddles the shoulder blades from one side to the other. It is realistic and has shadow throughout to boost realism. Furthermore, the bird’s wing tips extend to the front part of the shoulder too.
Drawn in the classic, colorful style, this tattoo shows a yellow robin sitting amid a bunch of flowers. It is sitting on a twig with the flowers behind and in front of it. The bird is vividly colored in yellow, blue and pink.
Drawn with soft lines and dot-work in black and grey, this tattoo shows a robin sitting on a twig. Little flowers emerge around it for realism purposes. Furthermore, layering and shadow have been added for a 3 dimensional touch to this tattoo ideas for women.
Situated on the right shoulder blade, this tattoo shows a blue bird sitting on a tree branch in Fall. The bird’s color contrasts brilliantly with the skin and red leaves too. Furthermore, the branches extend down the back and towards its middle to give a realistic appearance.
Simple and minimalist, this tattoo shows a geometric flamingo. The bird stands majestically on the right side of the rib cage. The tattoo is large and contains a series of lines showing texture. Furthermore, the bird’s thin legs are drawn as straight lines forming a symbolic number ‘4’.
Sweet and simplistic, this tattoo shows a bird sitting on a leafy branch. It has been drawn on the left, upper shoulder. Furthermore, the branches are also drawn on the opposite shoulder. This is to depict a real, woody environment.
Highly realistic and drawn with a color scheme reminiscent of the 1960’s, this tattoo shows a pair of swallows in flight. These birdie tattoos ideas are drawn attractively using colors such as white, brown and grey. One of them holds a twig with flowers in its beak which delivers a nice touch.
Done mostly in vivid red ink, this small, dainty tattoo expresses bird flight in true color. The tattoo is of average size and located on the left rib cage. The bird has shadow in and around it for an extra 3 dimensional appearance.