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

Contests



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




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

Overall, Male & Female, one Award for each gender. Will be judged on overall coverage and quality of work.

Black and Gray Portrait, Three Awards. 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, Three Awards. Will be approved at registration. Must be black and gray with no color.

Black and Gray Small Size, Three Awards. Will be approved at registration. Must be all black and gray with no color.

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

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

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

Color Portrait, Three Awards. Must have picture to go along with your tattoo so judges can determine accuracy. (Portraits accepted are people and animals)

Traditional (American or Asian), Two awards. Must be determined at registration.

Neo-Traditional, Two Awards. Must be determined at registration.

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

Miss Aloha Pin Up Contest
Female Contestants Only Please!
Dress up in your best old school pin-up fashions for a chance to win Miss Aloha Pin Up and walk away with the grand prize of $300.00 in cash!

Prizes:

  • 1st Place $300.00, trophy and prizes
  • Runner Up $200.00 & trophy
  • Third Place $100.00 & trophy
  • Most Patriotic $100.00 & trophy

Suns Out Guns Out Dad Bod Contest
Do you do the bare minimum physical activity required? Has marriage, fatherhood and Bud Light made your physique unique? Do you have the best Dad Bod around? Show your gut to get the glory!

Best of Show, 1 Award. Given to the best tattoo started & finished at the show!

Artist Only Categories

Street Shop Style Flash (Black & Gray or Color)
Two awards will be given. Must be in street style format, no bigger than 11x17.

Fine Art
Two awards will be given for best fine art pieces submitted.

Skate Deck
One award for best custom skate deck.

Photography
One award for best photo submitted

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE CONTEST TIME
Sign up at the registration desk
Aloha Pin Up is a $30.00 entry fee
Suns Out Guns Out Dad Bod is $30.00 entry fee