Tattoo Contest/Winners 2016

Always well-attended, the contests are considered the top moment and culmination of this event. Those on Sunday are always overflowing with the emotions, hopes, work and creativity of Tattooists and their clients.

The International London Tattoo Convention is sponsered by Select Black by UniglovesTattoo Life, Tattoo Supplies UK.

Saturday 2016 Competition:

Black & Grey:
1st: Matheiu Varga - Vagas Ink France
2nd: Matt Jordan - Ship Shape Tattoo NZ
3rd: Justin Burnout Tattoos- UK

Ornamental:
1st: Gakkinx- 
2nd: Omar Santos- Italy/NL
3rd: Ryan Smith Tattooist- UK

Best of Day: Friday & Saturday
1st: Zhanshan Li - China
2nd: Doctor Pepper - Greece
3rd: Ink Famous - Slovakia

Sunday 2016 Competition:

Best Colour:
1st: Alex Rattray - Red Hot and Blue Tattoo - UK
2nd: Kid Kros - Casa Occulta - Croatia
3rd: Benjamin Laukis - The Black Mark - Australia

Realism:
1st: Steve Butcher - Ship Shape Tattoo - NZ
2nd:Danny Martos - Demon Tattoo - Spain
3rd: Oscar Largo - Mao Y Cathy Tattoo - Spain

Backpiece/Coverage:
1st: Diau Bo - Diau An Tattoo - Taiwan
2nd: Tomas Vaitkunas - Eddy Tattoo - Lithuania
3rd: Tony Hu - Chronic Ink - Canada

 

Sunday 2016 Competition:

Best of Show:
From Studios:  Ship Shape Tattoo - Ship Shape Tattoo NZ Immaculate Chaos Collaborative UK - Last Rites NY - The Black Mark Tattoo Studio Australia 

1st: Matt Jordan - Steve Butcher - Jak Connolly - Sam Barber - Yomico Moreno - Benjamin Laukis 
2nd: Jordan Croke - Second skin Tattoo UK
3rd: Steve Butcher - Ship Shape Tattoo

 

 

2016 Winners AND ENTRIES Gallery

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