Salt Lake City International
Tattoo Convention

March 10 – 12, 2017, Salt Palace Convention Center

Schedule & Contests

Friday, March 10th

Doors open to the public at 3:00 p.m. and close at 11:00 p.m.

Tattoo of the Day Contest Registration 9:o0 – 10:00 p.m.
Contest Begins at 10:00 p.m.

  • Tattoo Flash Contest
  • Tattoo of the day at 10:00 p.m. (no entry fee, tattoo must be cleaned and presentable)

Tattoo Flash Contest (for participating artists only)

  • Must be framed for or, able to be displayed to the public for the weekend (no loose flash sheets)
  • All signatures must be covered until judging is complete
  • Judging will be announced before tattoo of the day
  • Winner will receive a Seth Ciferri Tattoo Machine and trophy

 

Saturday, March 11th

Doors open to the public at 12:00 p.m. and close at 10:00 p.m.

Contest Registration 2:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Contests begin at 6:00 p.m.

  • Best Black & Grey Tattoo
  • Best Color Tattoo
  • Best Sleeve Tattoo ( 3/4 or full, leg or arm)
    one entry per sleeve
  • Best Traditional American Tattoo
  • Tattoo of the day at 9:30 p.m. (no entry fee, must be cleaned and presentable)

Children’s drawing contest at 6:00 p.m.

 

Sunday, March 12th

Doors open to the public at 12:00 p.m. and close at 8:00 p.m.

Contest Registration 2 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Tattoo Contests begin at 5:00 p.m.

  • Best Back or Chest Panel Tattoo
  • Best Small Tattoo (no larger than 6″ x 6″)
  • Best Portrait Tattoo
  • Best Overall Tattoo – Full body suit or entire body of work (for heavily tattooed contestants)
  • Worst Tattoo – loser receives a $500 gift certificate for tattoo removal from Ink Doubt Laser Tattoo Removal Clinic
  • Tattoo of the day at 7:00 p.m. (no entry fee, must be cleaned and presentable)

Children’s drawing contest at 3:30

 

Tattoo Contests:

$10 per entry (no entry fee for tattoo of the day or worst tattoo)

1st place: $100 Cash prize & trophy

2nd place: Trophy

Tattoo of the day winners will receive:

Artist: Tattoo machine built by Dringenberg Tattoo Company

Client: Trophy & a really bitchin’ tattoo

All tattoos must be completely healed, except for tattoo of the day!!!