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FRIDAY

4-6

  • STRANGEST

  • JOB STOPPER
    (Hands or Neck)

  • JAPANESE

  • TEXAS THEMED

  • TATTOO OF THE DAY 9pm

SATURDAY

3-6pm

  • BLACK & GREY SM
    (8" or smaller)

  • BLACK AND GREY LG
    (8"or larger)

  • COLOR SM
    (8" or smaller)

  • COLOR LG
    (8"or larger)

  • PORTRAIT

  • TATTOO OF THE DAY 9pm

SUNDAY

3-5 PM

  • Traditional

  • Torso
    (Back or front)

  • SLEEVE
    (Leg or Arm)

  • TATTOO OF THE DAY

  • BEST OF SHOW


RULES
$10 per entry

  • All judges are impartial and unbiased. All entries are ranked based on quality, design and technique. The artist's name will remain anonymous to judges until the awards are given. 

  • Tattoos must be complete to enter. 

  • Only one single tattoo per category per day. Tattoo of the Day & Best of Show are excluded from this rule. For example: you can enter a tattoo in small color and then also enter it in Tattoo of the Day. 

  • You can enter multiple tattoos from different body locations in more than one category, with a $10 fee per entry (MAX. OF 5 per person per day).

  • Black & Grey: Must be ONLY black, grey and or white ink. Tattoos with any color will not be accepted in this category.

  • Sleeves and Torso may not be entered in any single piece category unless you are only entering one portion of the tattoo contained within the piece.

  • Sleeves are half or full arm or leg.

  • Tattoo of the Day: The piece must be started and completed at the convention, Friday through Sunday. If you enter a piece that was not started at the show, it will not be qualify.

  • Best of Show category is only open to those who won Tattoo of the Day. 

  • If you enter and are not present at the time you are called up to show the judges, you will be disqualified without refund. If the artist is not present, the award will be given to the client. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start of your category.

  • There will be a photographer present, capturing the judging process. They and Harvest Moon Tattoo Expo reserve the right to post these.