I am trying to insert a vector, spot color flag into a vector, 1 color eagle. I have ungrouped and released all clipping masks and compound masks in both objects but my results are always a 1 color object. I made the eagle black so you can see what I am working with. As you can see the eagle does have 3 elements separate from the wing. I tried with these ungrouped as well as simply removing them. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.
The eagle will need to be just one object so select all the separate eagle parts and go Object> Compound Path> Make.
Also the flag elements should be grouped into a single group.
Make sure the eagle compound path is above the flag group in the stacking order.
Select both the eagle and the flag and go Object> Clipping Mask> Make.