2017 LATEST NEWS: LONDON TATTOO CONVENTION

New Artist Poster by Julian Siebert

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

Our first poster release, designed by tattoo artist Julian Siebert of Corpsepainter Tattoo, Germany, is an opulent vision of London by night...

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New Artist Poster by Stilian & Kaloian Smokov

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

Stilian and Kaloian Smokov of Smokov Tattoo, Bulgaria, joined forces to produce our second poster, a dark and powerful design with classic tattoo imagery framed in ornamental filigree...

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New Artist Poster by Shige

The London Tattoo Convention is thrilled to present three exceptional posters for the 13th edition of our outstanding show, designed by world-class tattoo artists Shige, Julian Siebert and a collaboration between Stilian and Kaloian Smokov.

World-famous Japanese tattoo artist Shige of Yellow Blaze Tattoo, Yokohoma, was the artist behind our third poster release...

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2017 ADVANCE TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Buy the 2017 Advance 3 Day Pass and get Friday for FREE!
Advance tickets will be available to buy online until Thursday 21st Sept, Midnight. The Official Souvenir Guide is included in the ticket price.
Tickets are available on the gate every day from 12pm Lunchtime.

Advance Day Ticket Prices:
Fri: £25  |  Sat: £35  |  Sun: £30
On the Gate Day Ticket Prices: Fri: £30  |  Sat: £40  |  Sun: £35


Advance 3 Day Pass: £55
On the Gate 3 Day Pass: £65

**Admission is free for Children under 14 with a paying Adult

Buy Advance tickets now click here to visit www.kingpintickets.com

Kingpin Tickets is more than just a ticket office. They offer a range of events and corporate team building activities that can be tailored to your specific requirements. Kingpin Tickets and the London Tattoo Convention are partnered with Barclaycard to be certain of your security & safety when paying online.  You can be assured of our 100% commitment to ensuring that your personal & financial data is secure.

To give you the maximum opportunity to buy tickets at the advance ticket price, tickets can now be ordered via the Kingpin tickets website until midnight on Thursday 21st September 2017.  No advance tickets will be available after this time and must be purchased at the venue on the day(s) of the show.

PLEASE NOTE THAT ON THE GATE TICKET PURCHASES CAN ONLY BE MADE IN CASH

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Artist Interview - Tim Hendricks

World renowned tattoo artist Tim Hendricks can turn his hand to any style and execute it with ease. Starting out in the early 90's, Tim's tattoo career has taken him around the globe but he remains one of the most humble and hardworking artists in the industry. The London Tattoo Convention chats to Tim to discuss his beginnings, inspirations and convention experiences...

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Artist Interview - Dillon Forte

Californian artist Dillon Forte is known for his contemporary style of Sacred Geometry in tattooing. Specialising in dotwork and blackwork, Dillon aims to create imagery that merges the past and future, inspired by ancient cultures and mysticism. This week, The London Tattoo Convention chats to Dillon to find out more...

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Band Spotlight - Orange Goblin

London's heavy metal legends Orange Goblin are set to take The London Tattoo Convention by storm as they headline the Main Stage on Saturday 24th September. This week, we caught up with frontman Ben Ward to talk about music, touring and tattoos...

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Artist Interview - Claudia De Sabe

Claudia De Sabe has a unique and innovative style, blending elements of Western Traditional and Japanese tattoo together to form her signature look. Always with a project on the go, Claudia is one of the talented artists behind our poster campaign having created a beautiful piece using these trademark elements. This week, The London Tattoo Convention chats to Claudia to find out more...

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The Tattoo Competition 2016

The London Tattoo Convention is almost upon us!

We are very proud to present the world’s finest and most prestigious Tattoo Competition, showcasing some of the very best tattoo art from around the globe.

This year, we are thrilled to announce that the new Tattoo Life stage and catwalk will be situated in room G10, Upper Floor.

The legendary Filip Leu, Jondix, Luke Atkinson and George Bone will make up our judging panel, with hand crafted awards by El Rana to be presented by the beautiful Cervena Fox and Sabina Kelley. The artist crowned ‘Best of Show’ will also have the unique opportunity to design a limited edition box for our sponsors Unigloves.

Please refer to our schedule below for timings; note that registration for the competition will also take place in G10. See Floor Plans for details.

 

SATURDAY

 

Cut off for entry is at 16.00

Pre-judging: 16.30 – 17.30

Competition at 18.00

The categories are:

Best of Day (Friday & Saturday)

Black and Grey

Ornamental

 

SUNDAY

 

Cut off for entry is at 15.00

Pre-judging: 15.30 – 16.15

Competition at 16.30 – 17.30

The categories are:

Back piece/Coverage

Best Colour

Realism

Best of Show

 

Don’t miss this incredible competition and the chance to see the outstanding winning entries!

Proudly sponsored by Unigloves.

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Artist Interview - Joe Fenton

The London Tattoo Convention is very proud to present the art of Joe Fenton, a British artist, designer, sculptor and illustrator who creates mesmerising monochromatic works. This week, we chatted to Joe to find out more...

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