Handpainted Leather Patches

Handpainted Leather patches are now available from US Wings.

Flying Tigers patches


The patches in our Flying Tigers Patch Collection are handpainted at the US Wings HQ by renown Nose Art artist Jim Harley. These leather patches are available individually or as a set. The Flying Tiger Patch collection includes:

  • 1st Pursuit Squadron (Adam and Eve)
  • 2nd Pursuit Squadron (Panda Bears)
  • 3rd Pursuit Squadron  (Hells’Angels)
  • AVG ( American Volunteer Group)
  • CBI (China-Burma-India )
  • Leather Blood Chit

The accomplishments of the Flying Tigers during WWII is legendary and these patches are a lasting tribute to these aerial warriors.

Leather Patch Examples

In addition to being an outstanding artist with decades of experience and clients worldwide, Jim is a former pilot for the Collins Foundation and flew B-17s, B-24s, B-25s, & P-51 Mustangs. Jim will be painting historic & custom artwork onto leather patches and leather jackets using only the highest quality paint that never chips or peels, ensuring that your custom handpainted artwork will last a lifetime.

Custom handpainted patches are a collector’s item and a great way to enhance any leather flight jacket!  We offer a variety of WWII patch designs to choose from and we’ll be adding more in the near future, Consequently check back often. Don’t see the patch design you want? Let us know what you’re looking for and we’ll create it for you! We can do custom furthermore we can reproduce your business’s logo onto a patch.

For more information and to see samples of Jim Harley’s work, please visit our Handpainted Leather Patches page and be sure to also check out our Handpainted Leather Jackets page too!
Be sure to visit our Handpainted Leather Patches page for more patches.

These patches are a perfect complement to any A-2 or G-1 jacket!  Patch sewing services also available.  contact us for more information (1-800-650-0659 or email us).

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