2018 Convention Dates,

Contest Categories, Times and Rules.

COMING SOON!


2018 CONTESTS CATEGORIES AND INFORMATION

$15 PER TATTOO ENTRY, PER CATEGORY

$20 PER TATTOO ENTRY FOR BEST OF DAY SMALL AND BEST OF DAY LARGE.


* Tattoos must be FULLY healed to be Judged for all categories other    than Best of Day.
* Best of Day must be started and finished the day of the contest.
* You may enter your tattoo in as many categories as you wish.


Contest registration is done at the convention. you must be present for judging. you do not have to be present to win the trophy.

** Times noted below could change due to length of judging times**


Friday

Contests registration: 3:00PM-7:00PM


Judging: 7:30PM (For all categories besides ‘Best of Day')

  • Best Color Portrait
  • Best Traditional
  • Best Chest or Back Piece (This may be one piece, or a combination of many)
  • Best Black and Gray Portrait

Best of day Judging: 10:00PM

  • Small Best of Day - 7x7inches and Smaller (Must be started and completed the day of contest) 
  • Large Best of Day- 7x7inches and larger (Must be started and completed the day of contest) 


Winner announcements will be made following all judging (For Portraits, please try to bring reference photo)


Saturday

12:00PM- 6:00PM: Contests registration for all categories


6:30PM: Judging (For all categories besides “Best of Day")

  • Best Small Color (8"x 8" and smaller)
  • Best large Color (8”X 8" and larger)
  • Best Small Black and Gray (8"X 8" and smaller)
  • Best Large Black and Gray (8"X 8” and larger)


9:00PM: Winner Announcements for all categories besides “Best of Day"

10:30PM Best of Day Judging

  • Small Best of Day - 7x7inches and Smaller (Must be started and completed the day of contest) 
  • Large Best of Day- 7x7inches and larger (Must be started and completed the day of contest) 


11:00PM: Best of Day winner announcements


Sunday

12:00PM- 4:00PM Contests Registration

5:00PM: Judging for all categories (Besides 'Best of Day')

  • Best Cover-Up (Please bring before picture as reference)
  • Best Sleeve (Arm or Leg)
  • TBD
  • TBD


6:00 Winner announcements (For all categories besides “Best of Day")

7:00PM Best of Day Judging

  • Small Best of Day - 7x7inches and Smaller (Must be started and completed the day of contest) 
  • Large Best of Day- 7x7inches and larger (Must be started and completed the day of contest)


7:30PM Best of Day winner announcements