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the  Pittsburgh  Bleed  Black  and  Gold  Tattoo  Expo

Contests




Tattoo of the Day
Color, 1 Award
Black and Gray, 1 Award. (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 Two Awards. Must be at least ¾ arm coverage as determined at registration. Can include chest.

Sleeve, Female Two Awards. Must be at least a ¾ arm coverage sleeve as determined at registration. Can include chest.

Overall, Male One Award. Will be judged on overall coverage and quality of work.

Overall, Female One Award. 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 accuracy of the tattoo. NO color in this category. The only exception is white highlights.

Black and Gray Large Three Awards. Size will be approved at registration. Must be black and gray, no color!

Black and Gray Small Three Awards. Size will be approved at registration. Must be black and gray, no color!


Miss Pittsburgh Pin Up Contest


Female Contestants Only Please!
Ladies, dress up in your best pin-up fashions for a chance to win the grand prize of $300.00 in cash!

Prizes:

  • 1st Place $300.00, trophy and prizes
  • 2nd $200.00 & trophy
  • Third Place $100.00 & trophy
  • Most Vintage $100.00 & trophy

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS 30 MINUTES BEFORE EACH CONTEST TIME
Sign up for all contests at the ticketing and registration desk
Pittsburgh Pin-Up is a $30.00 entry fee




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.


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 fine art pieces submitted.

Photography
One award for best photo submitted

Skate Deck
Two awards for best custom skate deck.