There are a total of 8 tattoo categories to be judged. The deadline for entries will be announced on the day and any work must be completed and the entry registered by this time. Entry forms for the tattoo competition can be found at the show t-shirts stall or the judging podium, please fill in and take along with you to the judging Area.
All entries either fresh or healed must have been tattooed by one of our workings tattooists at the convention on the day. Only the “Best tattoo done at convention ” category ,has to obviously be done on the day, all other categories can be healed work by resident artists.
Winner for Best Tattoo of Day at ink & iron 2017 was Jamie Lee Knott of Dark Horse Collective
Winner of best realism at ink & iron 2017 was Donotas Lasys of Inked Moose.
Winner of best large colour at ink & iron 2017 was Jamie Lee Knott of Dark Horse Collective
Winner of best black n grey large at ink & iron 2017 was Connor Humpage of Sacred Steel
Winner of best small colour at ink & iron 2017 was Monika Koch of Skin Creations
Winner of best black n grey small at ink & iron 2017 was Reece Mortiboys of Medusa Ink
Winner of best Japanese/Oriental at ink & iron 2017 was Richard Hoogerdijk from Lotus Ink
Winner of best Blackwork at ink & iron 2017 was a Swedish artist, name unknown