September 6 – 8, 2013
Cradle of Aviation Museum
1 Davis Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530,
On September 6th 2013 – Dive deep into the history of tattooing as well as our air born ancestors…
The Cradle of Aviation is our new backdrop- The perfect setting for the Ultimate Tattoo convention on earth.
United Ink is unlike any other tattoo convention you’ve seen before. Completely open to the public, the convention is the perfect day for the whole family, with entertainment, games, contest, tattooing demonstrations, an artist lounge, art exhibits, and more. Visit the Miss United Ink Paegent to judge the next hottest tattoo cover girl model to be featured in Rebel Ink Magazine. s. Music lovers will love the American Bombshells, beautiful pin-up girls harmonizing in the name of charity, as well as a Coney Island Freak Show, mechanical bull, and much, much more.
At the United Ink convention, you can watch the world’s best artists pierce and tattoo, and if you’re in the market for new ink pr piercings, this is the place to be. Why not let one of the globe’s most talented artist use your body as their newest canvas?
And there’s plenty for the kids to do, too. United Ink will offer face painting (baby’s first tattoo!), temporary tattoos, coloring, flash art contestand more for the little tattoo fans in your life. The best part? Kids under 12 enter the convention for free.
Don’t miss our special tattoo reality show celebrities! Scheduled attendees at United Ink include Chris Torres of TLC’s NY Ink, Roman from Best in Ink, Shane O’Neill from Ink Masters, and more.
What really sets United Ink apart is the 2nd Annual United Ink Elite Award Ceremony & Hall of Fame Celebration. This red carpet event will pay homage to the best of the best in the tattooing world. Artists can submit their portfolios to be judged in certain categories on this world stage, such as “Best Realism”, “Best Color Bomb”, “Best Biomechanical”, “Best Traditional”, and more, and only the best will be rewarded. A special committee will also choose inductees into the Hall of Fame, remembering the artists in the tattoo world who were inking up before it was considered “normal” to get a tattoo. These pioneers will be honored for their contributions to the industry and to future generations of tattoo artists.
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