Can I get a tattoo at Philadelphia Tattoo Convention?

The 24th Annual Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention The Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention is for industry professionals and tattoo lovers as well. The general public is welcome. Come get tattooed by 1500 of the world’s best tattoo artists, including the top local, national & international artists.

Are tattoos cheaper at conventions?

Tattoos at conventions (usually) cost more than tattoos in shops. Yes, it’s true. For the same reasons laid out above, many artists charge either more per hour OR charge a flat day rate for convention work. So if price is your main component, a convention is not your best bet.

How much is the Philadelphia Tattoo Convention?

Admission to the Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention is $22 per day, or $45 for a three-day pass. Kids under 12 get in free. Walk-up tickets are available at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

What is the purpose of a tattoo convention?

Tattoo convention is a meeting of tattoo enthusiasts and practitioners, where visitors can get familiar with certain tattoo shops, tattoo artists, and experience the world of tattooing up close. At the convention, visitors can buy tattoo-related items, or even get tattooed by available tattoo artists, on-site.

How do you book a tattoo at a convention?

To get tattooed at the convention, you can go to the show and see who is available for walk up clients OR you can make an appointment with an artist beforehand.

When did tattoos become mainstream?

Since the 1970s, tattoos have become a mainstream part of global and Western fashion, common among both sexes, to all economic classes, and to age groups from the later teen years to middle age.

Do you tip your tattoo artist every session?

Depending on the quality of the service, a good rule of thumb is to start at 20% and to add or subtract from there. Another standard practice is to tip a flat amount per session, no matter the total cost of the tattoo.

What do you do at tattoo Expos?

Get tattooed, shop original art, jewelry & fashion, take seminars, see live performances, watch burlesque, take part in tattoo contests, meet ink masters, shop the newest in tattooing innovations & more. Campus-style Convention Center.

Are there any tattoo shows on Netflix?

Talented tattoo artists spruce up and cover up old designs, transforming colorful catastrophes into beautiful body art.