Seven Feathers Tattoo Expo 2023
Contest Categories and Rules

Friday, April 21st

Registration: 6:30-7:30PM,
Judging @ 8PM

Full Back/Torso Tattoo
Full Sleeve (Arm/Leg)Tattoo

Color Tattoos:
Small (Under 12" dia.)
Large (Over 12" dia.)

Tattoo of the Day @10PM

Saturday, April 22nd

Registration: 6:30-7:30PM,
Judging @ 8PM

Traditional Tattoo
Portrait/Realistic Tattoo

Black/Grey Tattoos:
Small (Under 12" dia.)
Large (Over 12" dia.)

Tattoo of the Day @10PM

Sunday, April 23rd

Tattoo of the Day @6PM

Small=under 12" diameter; Large=over 12" diameter

Tattoos should be completely healed (Except Tattoo of the Day)!
No Full Sleeve or Full Back/Torso tattoos in the
Large Black/Grey & Large Color Categories!
All Portait tattoos must be entered in Portrait/Realistic!

Registration for ALL LIVE CONTEST CATEGORIES will be held 1 1/2 hours prior to judging each day. No registration will be accepted once judging begins!

There will be a $5.00 entry fee per category. This fee applies to ALL categories EXCEPT Tattoo of the Day.

Any individual may enter as many categories as they have appropriate tattoos, however, a tattoo may only be entered in any one (1) category.

A panel of judges will review all tattoos and assign a score based on a pre-determined point system. All points are entered into a computer and a total score for each tattoo is calculated. First, Second and Third place are determined by the three (3) highest scores in each category.

Winners in ALL LIVE CONTEST CATEGORIES will be announced shortly after each contest session.

First place contestants & artists receive hand-crafted plaques. First, Second & Third place winners, as well as the artists responsible for the work, will receive certificates.



The Tattoo of the Day Contest will be held on Friday (10PM), Saturday (10PM) and Sunday (6PM). There is NO entry fee and NO pre-registration. A call for entries will be made 15 minutes before the competition will begin. To be eligible for entry, all tattoos must be completed on the convention floor by an artist registered at the convention. Only one (1) winner will be determined. The winning enthusiast receives
$100 cash, a custom plaque and certificate. The tattooer receives
a Goatus Art sculpture, custom plaque, certificate &
a bottle from Stillwagon Distillery.

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