Exposed  Temptations  Tattoo  and  Baller,  Inc.  Present 
the  DC  Tattoo  Expo
DC Tattoo Expo

Contests



FRIDAY, JANUARY 12


Tattoo of the Day
Color
Black and Gray
Hybrid
(These tattoos must be completed from start to finish at the expo, no exceptions! Award will go to the artist)




SATURDAY, JANUARY 13


Sleeve, Male & Female Must be at least a 3/4 arm coverage sleeve as determined at registration. Can include chest.

Back Piece, Male & Female Must be at least 75% coverage of back as determined at registration.

Overall, Male & Female Will be judged on overall coverage and quality of work.

Color Portrait Must have picture to go along with your tattoo so judges can determine how accurate the portrait is! Portraits accepted are people and animals.

Black and Gray Portrait Must have picture to go along with your tattoo so judges can determine how accurate the portrait is! NO color in this category! The only exception is white highlights.

Black and Gray Large Size will be approved at registration. Must be black and gray with no color.

Black and Gray Small Size will be approved at registration. Must be all black and gray with no color.

8th Annual My Tattoo F’n Sucks Award This contest is for the worst tattoo at the show. One award and a gift card to get your tattoo covered!

Tattoo of the Day; Saturday
Color
Black and Gray
Hybrid
(These tattoos must be completed from start to finish at the expo, no exceptions! Award will go to the artist)

Miss DC Pin Up Contest
Saturday, January 13
Female Contestants Only Please!
Dress up in your best old school pin-up fashions for a chance to win Miss DC Pin-Up and walk away with the grand prize of $500.00 in cash!

Contest begins 6pm
Prizes:

  • 1st Place $500.00, trophy and prizes
  • Runner Up $200.00 & trophy
  • Third Place $100.00 & trophy
  • Most Patriotic $100.00 & trophy

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 5PM SATURDAY, JANUARY 13
Sign up at the registration desk
DC Pin-Up is a $30.00 entry fee




SUNDAY, JANUARY 14


4:00pm

Color Large, Three awards. Size will be determined at registration.

Color Small, Three awards. Size will be determined at registration.

American Traditional, Male and Female, Two awards for each. Must be determined to be American Traditional at registration.

Traditional Oriental, Male & Female, Two awards for each. Must be Oriental Design as determined at registration.

Cover Up. Both in person or photographs of before & after healed (MUST BE CLEAR PHOTOS) or in person (NOT A LIVE COMPETITION).

Tattoo of the Day; Sunday
Color
Black and Gray
Hybrid
(These tattoos must be completed from start to finish at the expo, no exceptions! Award will go to the artist)

Best of Show
Color
Black and Gray
Hybrid
(Best of Show will be chosen from all Best of Day winners)

Artist Only Categories

Best Booth
One award for the best looking and laid out booth at the show.

Color Flash
Two awards will be given. Must be in street style format, no bigger than 11x17.

Black & Gray Flash
Must be in street style format, no bigger than 11x17. Two awards. No color allowed!

Fine Art
Three Awards will be given for fine art pieces submitted.

Skate Deck
Three awards for best custom skate deck.