It is common among people to have patriotic tattoos that are dedicated to their country. However many people also like to have state oriented tattoos. California is the most populated state in United States and it is sixth largest economy in the world. You will be amazed to see the popularity of State of California tattoos. If you are a proud citizen of California State then you might wish to have a tattoo design for it. Here are 25 amazing state of California tattoos for men and women –
California Tattoos Ideas and Designs
1. Bear is the state animal of California and it is preserved by the government of the state. You can support for this cause by opting for a bear tattoo design on your arm.
2. The bear flag is also very popular tattoo design in California. You can try a silhouette bear flag tattoo along with the star tattoo in background.
3. Instead of trying a normal bear tattoo you can show a grizzly bear roaming free in Californian jungles just like this.
4. One beautiful tattoo art introduced by the tattoo artists of California was the double exposure tattoos where the artist shows two different designs in one tattoo. Here is a double exposure bear tattoo.
5. Las Vegas is the hub of casino clubs therefore it would be suitable to show it in your tattoo design. Here is a state of California map tattoo design with a skull (inspired from spades of playing cards) in background.
6. Instead of trying the usual bear flag tattoo design you can also opt for a different styled bear such as one inspired from teddy bear or from the movie TED.
7. No tattoo design would suit better than a real looking bear flag tattoo design with the word ‘California Republic’ inked just below it.
8. If you do not want to try Bear tattoos then a cool idea is to get inked with the word ‘California’. There are many styles that you can choose from but my favourite is to get it tattooed across the forearm like this.
9. Dwarf Desert Poppy is common flower of state of California so it is obvious choice if you are looking for a flower tattoo.
10. One tattoo idea that your artist might suggest you is to try a double exposure tattoo of state of California map. I would suggest trying the combo of flowers and map like this.
11. A realistic bear tattoo design is always hard to ink especially on body part like forearm or bicep. However if you find an experienced artist then I would highly recommend it.
12. The golden Gate bridge of San Fransisco is one of the most popular bridges in the world and it often shown in movies. If you are from San Francisco then you should opt for this design.
13. California is very popular for its west coast and beaches. You can show all the beauty of California in a map tattoo design like this.
14. You don’t have to opt for a large size California tattoo to show your love for the state. A small size tattoo on wrist or hand would also be good.
15. You are not a true Californian if you haven’t travelled on Route 101. You can honour the longest and last remaining route of California by getting it tattooed on your body.
16. If you live in the coastal areas of California then there would be no better tattoo design than beach tattoo.
17. While many people opt for bridge tattoos on chest here is a better and smart choice. You can try the golden gate bridge tattoo across the forearm.
18. As California is the centre of Hollywood, so one cool idea would be to try a portrait tattoo of any of your favourite actress or actor.
19. You can try a full sleeve California tattoo design. Even though not everyone would like it but you would not mind if you love your state madly.
20. You can show your patriotic side by opting for a national flag and bald eagle tattoo in the shape of map of California.
21. Here another beautiful ‘California’ tattoo design on the forearm of this guy.
22. If you are from Los Angeles then you would surely love this LA tattoo design inked in the map of California.
23. In this traditional California tattoo design the artist showed the flora and fauna in the map of California.
24. The Golden gate bridge tattoo design might fade away very quickly so it is necessary that you take good care of it.
25. You can have a fantasy California tattoo design for example in this traditional tattoo design the artist showed city of agrabah with bald eagle.
Which California tattoo from the above photo gallery you liked the most?