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200+ Free Vectors: Tribal Graphics & Tattoo Designs

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If you're looking for tribal graphics, inspired by ancient tattooed warriors, woven wings, fire-breathing dragons, swirling ornamental body art, and more, then you've landed on the right article. We've collected a truckload of tribal vector artwork, all available for free download.

These free vector tribal graphics are great for adding a powerful feel to your art, stamping stylish ornamentation to rockstar projects, and to give your designs a timeless sharp edge. Grab a multitude of tribal, tattoo-inspired designs to add to your collection, which are available in EPS, CSH, AI and other vector formats for free download. Whether you use Adobe Illustrator, Inkscape, or prefer another vector software package, you can download these sets and use them in your next design.

Also, if you're looking to create your own tribal vector graphics, then check out the tutorial we have here on Vectortuts+ by head honcho Bill Beachy from GoMedia, which is titled Illustrator CS5 Variable Width Stroke Tool: Perfect for Making Tribal Designs! It's a great workflow to follow to quickly create awesome tribal shapes, woven patterns, and sharp tattoo-inspired graphics in Illustrator.

Note: Many of these graphics are available for commercial use, as well as personal use. Some may have stronger restrictions though, so as always check the usage rights before using.

Free Tribal Vector Graphics Inspired by Tattoo Designs

Free Vector Tribals

This set of free vector tribal graphics are intricately designed. They have a barbed wire rockstar feel, swirling ornaments, and weaving flames. SadMonkeyDesign put together this tattoo inspired set of free tribal graphics.

You can use them to design your next rock poster or decorate your metal website. This set is also unique in that it contains vector ornament components that you can snap together to create your own tribal vector art. You can download this vector freebies set in EPS format.


Tribal Tattoo Designs

This small set of free tribal vector graphics is designed by Stock-Graphic-Designs. They have an interlocking swirled design, with rounded edges. These graphics have been inspired by tribal tattoos and would make an excellent vector element to use in decorating a mixed martial arts event. These free tribal designs are available in EPS format.


Tribal Dragons

These tribal dragon graphics are powerful, free vector art silhouettes. The interlocking designs swirl and cut into negative space with sharp angles and ferocious detail. This collection of high quality, scalable dragon shapes can be used in all sorts of designs or to print from vector to vinyl decals. Grab this set of free tribal clipart, which are available to download in AI and CSH formats.


Tribal Tattoo Vector

This woven linear tribal design is inspired by arm band style tattoos. You can download this free tribal vector graphic in AI format and use it in your next stylish design. This free tribal clipart was created by macbooksee.


Tribal Flames Vector Design

Vectorportal.com put together these free vector tribal flames. These flaming symbols have a burning flow that captures the tribal spirit. Use them to add racing fire down your next design. These free tribal vector graphics are available for download in EPS freebie format. Grab these free vector art silhouettes while they're hot.


Ornaments Tribals

These swirl vector ornaments have a tribal graphic influence. They are created by Renan A. Lima and excellent for using in designs that call for a softer tribal swirling pattern. These free tribal vectors are available in AI format.


Vector Tribal Wings

These free tribal vector wing ornaments are composed of multiple curving flames with sharp cutting edges. Download these free vector art silhouette, tribal designs, which are available in EPS format and provided on DeviantArt by djog.


Tribal Tiger Vector

This roaring stock vector tiger is available for free download in AI format. It's provided by Jorenl over on Vecteezy.com. This free tribal clipart would add a powerful image to brand a youth targeted book or other design. You have to love this beautifully drawn tribal vector graphic.


Panthera Tribal Vector

This tribal inspired panther design appears to roar. It has a smooth style linear composition of interlocking shapes. This wild tribal vector graphic is available for free download in EPS freebie format. Vectorportal.com put this free tribal clipart together and has released it through 123freevectors.com.


Cool Tribal Borders

This pack of tribal inspired designs includes 10 vector borders, which can be used as seamless lines, seamless borders, or frames. Use them to set off a quote inside barbed wire, or a photo inside a woven tribal tattoo vector border. These tribal vector graphic borders are designed by VectorVaco and available in AI and EPS formats.


Free Tribal Vectors

This set of cool tribal design elements is created by VectorVaco. The set of tribal vector graphics are designed as wide tattoo influenced symbols of interlocking sharp slashes. The design of these vector tribal signs are simple and elegant. You can download these vector freebies in AI and EPS formats.


FREE Vector Graphics and EPS Clip Art: Tattoos

This resource hosts loads of vector tribal and tattoo graphics. There is a large variety of tribal wings, abstract tattoo shapes, ornamental flames, woven wires, and more. These free tribal vector graphics are available for download from Vectorgraphics.info in EPS, CDR, and WMF formats. Also click the top left links for more pages of free tribal clipart and freebie tat graphics.


Tribal Art Using Vector (EPS) Graphics

This tribal art set is created in Illustrator by Opengraphicdesign.com. There are various tattoo inspired patterns and borders. With just a few simple shapes, the artist has flipped, rotated, and distorted these into a a fine set of free tribal vector graphics. These freebies are available in vector EPS and AI formats. The set is extend into another two parts as well, which are shown below.


Tribal Art Using Vector Graphics – Part 2

This next set of tribal art graphics by Opengraphicdesign.com are a little more defined. The tribal skull is really cool, and there are tribal bands, borders, swirling tattoo inspired graphics and more. These free vector tribal graphics are the second of three sets and are available in AI and EPS formats.


Tribal Art Using Vector Graphics – Part 3

This third set of tribal vector drawings by Opengraphicdesign.com are inspired by traditional and oriental style tattoo patterns. The mask in the center is interesting and there are multiple swirling ornamental designs, interlocking wires, and more for free download. You can grab this set in AI and EPS vector formats as a free vector download.


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