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The 2017 Australian Tattoo Series will be the first competition of it’s kind in Australia.

5 Rounds, 5 Shows, 1 Winner, $10000 cash, 1 year sponsorship from Eternal Ink and a Full Page feature in Inked Magazine.

Artists competing in the Tattoo of the Day awards and Best multi-day Tattoo award will strive for points to come out on top at the end of the 5 rounds, spanning across Rites of Passage and also Australian Tattoo Expo.

We’ve made some significant changes to the Tattoo awards at Rites of Passage, Tattoo of the Show will now only be available to Artists that win Tattoo of the Day or Best Multi-Day Tattoo, resulting in a true Tattoo of the Show.

Tattoo of the Day Winners will receive 5 Points to their tally and a Silver Medal, we’ve now included Runner-Ups in all of the major Tattoo Series Awards, Runner-Ups will receive 3 points towards their tally and a Bronze Medal.

The 4 Winners of the major awards will go into the Tattoo of the Show competition, a panel of judges will decide on the Tattoo of the Show and this winner will receive 2 additional points to their tally and a Gold Medal.

The artist with the most points at the end of the 5 rounds will be crowned the 2017 Australian Tattoo Series Winner, and will receive $10,000 cash, a one year sponsorship from Eternal Ink and a feature in Inked Magazine.

Entries for the 2017 Australian Tattoo Series will be $15 per tattoo entered.

For the 2017 Australian Tattoo Series Timetable and Conditions, please click HERE

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