8th Annual

October 11-13, 2019
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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

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″)
Neo Traditional
Best Lettering
Horror Theme
Best Piercing
Tattoo of the Day Color
Tattoo of the Day Black & Gray

Sunday Tattoo Contest

Overall Tattooed
Best Portrait
Water Color
Arm/Leg Sleeve
Back/Chest Piece
Cover-up (Before/After Pic)
Hybrid (Black & Grey with 30% Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Color)
Tattoo of the Day (Black & Gray)
Best In Show (Must Be Done At Show)

TBA – Fine Art (Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Etc.)

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We want to give Mickey Scalzo Owner of Sacred Body - A Tattoo Gallery on Main Street in Enfield CT for being a GOLD SPONSOR of our upcoming event Tommy's Tattoo Convention!

If you’re looking for a great tattoo make sure you check them out along with seeing their newly remodeled place. You will be more than pleased when you see what they have done and the quality of work these artist put out.

Five Star Rating All Day!!!
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Our new t-shirt designed by Kirt Silver for this years #tommystattooconvention Oct 11-13 at the Hartford CT Convention Center!

All event details → www.tommystattooconvention.com

Note: We are only allowing 4 piercers this year and already have 3.
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Check out our updated attending vendors list → tommystattooconvention.com/vendors/ for our upcoming event Oct 11-13 at the Hartford CT Convention Center! ... See MoreSee Less

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Booth Registrations are available online tommystattooconvention.com/registration/
Discounts before July 1st Only.

We are only allowing 4 Piercers this year and we already have 3.

This will be a sold out event so make sure you register asap! We've added extra radio stations this year as well!
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A few attending vendors attending this years Tommy's Tattoo Convention Oct 11-13 at the Hartford CT Convention Center! Snaps Billiards & Bar Starbrite Colors Tommy's Tattoo Supplies

See our updated list → tommystattooconvention.com/vendors/
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VENUE

Connecticut Convention Center

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

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HOTELS

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Comfort Inn and Suites