August 17th - 19th 2018
August 17th-19th, 2018
CONTESTS

August 17th, 10:00 p.m.
Main Stage
  • Judging for Best of Day
August 18th, 3:00 p.m. until judging is completed
Main Stage
  • Best Black and Gray, small: 4 x 4 inch and smaller
  • Best Black and Gray, medium: 4 x 4  to 10 x 10 inch
  • Best Black and Gray, large: 10 x 10 inch and larger
  • Best Color, small: 4 x 4 inch and smaller
  • Best Color, medium: 4 x 4  to 10 x 10 inch
  • Best Color, large: 10 x 10 inch and larger
  • Best Portrait with Photo
  • Best Overall (Female and Male same category)
  • Best Lettering
10:00 p.m.
Main Stage
  • Best of Day
August 19th, 3:00 p.m. until judging is completed
Main Stage
  • Best Cover Up with Photo
  • Best Traditional
  • Best Arm Sleeve
  • Best Leg Sleeve
  • Best Chest
  • Best Back Piece
  • Best of Day
  • Best of Show

August 17th, 2018
The Fusion Art Project

“Fusion Art brings several artists together into one energetic artwork.”

On Friday, August 17 at 7:00 p.m., the Summer Motor City Tattoo Expo invites top tattoo artists to meld their talents into a fusion of new art. Three easels will be set up on the main stage for the artists take their turn to create an unplanned, unpredictable creation of fusion art.

The resulting 3 masterpieces will be on display all weekend. A silent auction will be open until 5:00 p.m. Sunday to determine the winners for each of the 3 artworks.