Contests, Awards & Giveaways

Ms. United Ink

Time & Date: Saturday April 1 at 5 pm.

Registration Fee: $25. The fee includes the outfit that is mandatory to wear during the judging.

Contest Host: Bernadette Macias

Rules: Contestants must be tattooed. Will be judged on personality, looks and tattoos.

Prizes: Winner gets 4 page spread in Inked Magazine, $500 cash and a $100 inkedshop.com gift card – 2nd place gets $300 cash – 3rd place gets $100 cash.

Ms. United Ink contest hosted by Bernadette Macias In NYC

Tattoo Awards

Contest registration for all days begins at the start of the expo on Friday. You may signup for any category up until that specific category judging begins. Contest times to be announced.

Friday

Original Flash
Worst Tattoo Contest (1st place only)
Most Unusual (1st place only)
Arm Sleeve
Leg Sleeve
Hand, Neck, Face
Tattoo of the Day (color)
Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)

Saturday

Best Color Tattoo (all sizes)
Best Black & Grey Tattoo (all sizes)
Small Color Portrait (4″ x 4″ or smaller)
Large Color Portrait (larger than 4″ x 4″)
Small Black & Grey (4″ x 4″ or smaller)
Large Black & Grey Portrait (larger than 4″ x 4″)
Traditional & Neo-traditional
Horror (fresh & healed)
Ornamental (fresh & healed)
Animal Portrait (fresh & healed)
New York/ American Pride
Biomechanical (fresh & healed)
Fresh traditonal & neo-traditional
Fresh color & new school
Fresh Black & Grey
Fresh Portrait
Tattoo of the Day (color)
Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)

Sunday

Avant-Garde (1st place only)
Watercolor (fresh & healed)
Floral (fresh & healed)
Cover-up
Asian Style
Backpiece
Overall Female (1st place only)
Overall Male (1st place only)
Tattoo of the Day (color)
Tattoo of the Day (black & grey)
Best of Show (1st place only)
Artist Hanger & Fusion Project – Best of Show