2016 Skin Deep Tattoo Contest
Liam Jackson at Studio 31City Tattoo Removal Colour Winner & Skin Deep Magazine Best of Saturday
Gabriel Jamorski at New Ink Order TattooCity Tattoo Removal Colour Runner Up
Rachel Honeywell at Gothika TattooJungle Tattoo Supplies Realism Winner
Sorin Cacio of Sorin Cacio TattoosJungle Tattoo Supplies Realism Runner Up
Kat Robertson of Studio 9Skin Shots Blackwork Winner
Jonny Rayner at Ministry of InkSkin Shots Blackwork Runner Up
Josh Fisher at FactotumTattoo Master Oriental Winner
Craig Cardwell at Phat's Tattoo StudioTattoo Master Oriental Runner Up
Dave Martin at Madhouse TattooPulse Light Clinic Avant Garde Winner & Skin Deep Magazine Best of Sunday
Saso Dudic at Tavci TattooPulse Light Clinic Avant Garde Runner Up
Adam Williams at Electric LadySuicide Bunny Chestpiece Winner
Paulo Madeira at Fallen AngelsSuicide Bunny Chestpiece Runner Up
Adam Thomas at Marked One TattooCity Hair Removal Black & Grey Winner
Ash Lewis at Immaculate ChaosCity Hair Removal Black & Grey Runner Up
Liam Jackson at Studio 31Best of Convention
Tattoo Jam has seen some of the highest standard of tattoos being judged, and this year will be no exception! On both the Saturday and Sunday there are tattoo competitions to enter, and these are judged on the main stage.
Please note, the awards for 2016 are changing and now only work tattooed at Tattoo Jam 2016* is eligible for entry.
Saturday 6th August
City Tattoo Removal Best Colour
A strong presence of colour, water colour, vivid tones with impact.
Jungle Tattoo Supplies Best Realism
Colour or mono, portraits, wildlife, hyper-realistic detail.
Skin Shots Best Blackwork
Strong presence of black ink, line work, geometric, symmetry
Tattoo Master Best Oriental
Colour or mono, excellent depiction of oriental, including but not limited to traditional koi and Japanese Oni masks. *Oriental bodysuits entered into this category will be the only tattoos judged that have not been worked on at the show.
Skin Deep Magazine Best of Saturday
Only winners of the Saturday categories will be judged for Best of Saturday.
Sunday 7th August
Pulse Light Clinic Best Avant Garde
Colour or mono, abstract, distorted reality, brushwork, expressionist, line work, geometric and experimental.
Suicide Bunny Best Chestpiece
A tattoo of any composition, but must be placed on the subject's chest.
City Hair Removal Best Black & Grey
May be a wide variety of subject but must exclusively be black and grey.
Skin Deep Magazine Best of Sunday
Only winners of the Sunday categories will be judged for Best of Sunday.
Starr Tattoo Supplies Best of Show
Self-explanatory - your tattoo is the victor of all and may take its rightful throne in the Tattoo Jam Hall of Fame