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HOW DO I GET TATTOOED AT THE CONVENTION ?
Attend the show, check out artist portfolios, and speak with an artist in person. It's possible to get tattooed on the spot!
Follow the links to check out some of the work from the attending artists. You can also find artists on Facebook and Instagram to set up an appointment.
Living Arts EXPO
c/o Ambition Tattoo
2001 N Broadway St
Knoxville, TN 37917
Mon-Fri (9am to 6pm EST)
Tattoo Of The Day (all 3 days)
Color & Black and Gray
Small Black & Gray
Medium Black & Gray
Large Black & Gray
Best Sleeve Arm / Leg
Black & Gray Portrait
Wildlife Black & Gray
Best of show ( All 6, 1st place winners of Tattoo of the day must be present to enter)
There will be a $10.00 fee to enter any contest, with the exception of tattoo of the day. 1st-3rd place will be awarded for all categories.
$40/Weekend (all 3 days)
Offering almost 100 Artists,
20 Vendors, Live Tattooing, Burlesque, Tattoo Contests,
Art Fusions, Side Shows
and much more!
1,2 or 3 DAY-TICKET: Proceed to the main entrance area and submit your online voucher or you can pay at the door. If you need to leave the event/venue for any reason, please make sure to leave your wrist band on in order to be let back in.
This is a clean, safe, family oriented tattoo convention. You’ll have fun and be able to see the best tattooers & piercers from all over the country.
• NO OUTSIDE FOOD
• NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL
• NO PETS
• NO DRUGS & DRUG PARAPHERNALIA
• NO MARKERS/SPRAY PAINT
EVERYONE IS SUBJECT TO SEARCH
Please read the list of what is not allowed into the event. If there’s something missing from the list that you have a question on please email us directly at info@LivingArtsEXPO.com
ALREADY HAVE AN APPOINTMENT
We recommend arriving early to purchase your ticket to ensure that you can get into the show on time. This also allows you time to find your artist, grab a drink and some time to walk around see the rest of the show.
ON ADMISSION: There is NO RESTRICTION on admission as far as age is concerned. Children under 12 will be admitted free of charge with an accompanied paid adult. Children always have a great time at our shows but please be advised that some things may not be suitable for all in attendance.
You must be at least 18 years old with a photo ID to be tattooed at our events.
Local law allows anyone over the age of 16 to get pierced with written parental consent.
Here are some frequently asked questions. If you have other questions and you can't seem to find the information let us know. You can give us a call 865-208-1623 or send us a email info@LivingArtsEXPO.com
Frequently asked questions
Can I actually get tattooed or pierced at the convention ?
Yes you can, we will have around 100 artist tattooing for the weekend.
Can I leave and come back ?
Absoutley, as long as you keep your wristband on. If you remove it for anyreason you will have to pay to re enter. But as long as you keep the wrist band on you may come and go as you please.
What if i lose my wrist band ?
If you managed to lose your wrist band you will be required to pay again for reentry.
Can I up grade my pass from a snigle day pass to a weekend pass ?
Yes you can. If you buy a one day pass and decide you would like to upgrade to a 2 day or 3 day pass we will up grade it for you. All you need to do is ome back to the ticketing area and one of our staff will remaove the wristband and replace it with the new one. All you have to do is pay the differance insted of buying a completely differant package.