7th Annual

October 19-21, 2018
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100 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT

Tattoo Contest

Tattoo Contest Rules


Contest Fee $10 each
Awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Place
Event Starting Times

  • No refunds for contestants who do not show up for the contest. (Times will be in event booklet & announced)
  • You must be present 5 minutes before the contest starts
  • Tattoos must be entered into the correct category to compete
  • Tattoos must be complete to enter
  • You may only enter 3 categories Per Day
  • Tattoos will be measured to decide the correct category it belongs in
  • Black & Gray tattoos may have only a 10% accenting color
  • Pieces done at the show are eligible for entry into the “Tattoo of the Day”
  • Tattoos done by a judge may not enter the contests for judging.

Friday Tattoo Contest

Best Horror
Best Lettering
Leg Sleeve
Tattoo of the Day Color
Tattoo of the Day Black & Gray

Saturday Tattoo Contest

Color (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Color (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Color (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Black & Grey (Small) (4″ x 4″)
Black & Grey (Medium) (8″ x 8″)
Black & Grey (Large) (12″ x 12″)
Best Traditional
Hand/Neck Tattoo
Halloween Theme
Back Piece
Chest Piece
Best Piercing
Tattoo of the Day Color
Tattoo of the Day Black & Gray

Sunday Tattoo Contest

Best Color Tattoo
Best Black & Grey Tattoo
Overall (Male)
Overall (Female)
Best Color Portrait
Best Black & Gray Portrait
Arm Sleeve
Original Flash Tattoo
Cover-up (Before/After Pic)
Tattoo of the Day (Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Black & Gray)
Best In Show (Must Be Done At Show)

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Connecticut Convention Center

100 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: 860-249-6000
www.ctconventions.com

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