17 • 19 January 2020

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Air Force Museum of New Zealand
45 Harvard Avenue Wigram
Christchurch, Canterbury 8042 
New Zealand

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3rd Annual Christchurch International Tattoo Expo

Christchurch International Tattoo Expo  is bigger and better than ever ! 17-19 January 2020 at the Air Force Museum. The best tattoo artists from around New Zealand and around the world! Thousands of tattoo fans. Contests! Prizes! Food, Drink, and Fun!! Ticket sales will be on the door, on the day.

3rd Annual Christchurch International Tattoo Expo gather artists from around New Zealand and around the world.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)

  • FK IRONS tattoo machines
  • How much is entry?
    $20 at the door. Cash only.
  • Can I get cash out while I’m there?
    Yes! EFTPOS Cash Out is available right on site.
  • Can I get tattooed at this event?
    Quick answer is YES, however some artists may already be booked. We have over 100 tattooers every year so you’ll have plenty of talent to choose from.
  • If I have an appointment with an artist must I still pay?
    Normally, yes. Your artist might have a pass for you. Check with them.
  • Can I use my credit card with my tattooer?
    Some vendors do accept credit cards, EFTPOS and PayPal, others don’t. Check with them.
  • Can kids attend?
    Yes, 12 and under are free. No tattooing will be performed on minors during this event.
  • If my artist is booked and I leave, can I come back later that day?
    Yes, but you must have your wristband on and intact. We can not replace wristbands.
  • If I set up a tattoo with an artist for the following day, must I pay again?
    Yes, however your artist may have a pass for you.
  • Can I buy a weekend pass?
    Sure….. 3 day passes are $50.
  • How much will this design cost?
    For price quotes and availability, check with your artist directly.

See you at the 3rd Annual Christchurch International Tattoo Expo !

TATTOO CONTESTS

Show off your favorite body art and win! Cash prizes for Tattoo of the Day!

FRIDAY
BLACK AND GREY TATTOO CONTESTS

7PM REGISTRATION CLOSES
8PM CONTEST STARTS

Black and Grey Body Panel
Black and Grey Large
Black and Grey Small
Realistic
Portrait
Line/Dot Work
Ta Moko
Polynesian

10pm Tattoo of The Day

SATURDAY
COLOUR TATTOO CONTESTS

7PM REGISTRATION CLOSES
8PM CONTEST STARTS

Colour Body Panel
Colour Large
Colour Small
Watercolour
Realistic
Portrait
Traditional
Geometric
Neotraditional
Oriental

10pm Tattoo of The Day

SUNDAY

6PM Tattoo of The Day

ENTRY FEES

EACH CONTEST HAS AN ENTRY FEE OF $10 PER CATEGORY.
TATTOO OF THE DAY ENTRY IS FREE!

DISCLAIMER

Registration is in person, on the day.

All tattoos must be completely healed except for Tattoo of the Day

One category per tattoo.

You can enter more than one tattoo in a category (if say, you have two sleeves to consider separately)

But you cannot enter your sleeve as Large Colour, Body Panel, *and* Portrait, even if it is all three. Pick one category!

Portraits must have reference.

Your tattoo might look just like your Nanna on her wedding day, but the judges won’t know unless you have the photo.

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