HOW TO ENTER

BELOW ARE THE STEPS ON HOW TO ENTER THE COMPETITION



STEP 1: OPEN THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE

STEP 2: SELECT "HOW TO ENTER" ON THE TOP MOST OF THE PAGE

STEP 3: SCROLL BELOW ON THE SAME PAGE AND "SELECT THE CATEGORIES" AND SUBMIT YOU TATTOO WHICH WILL TAKE YOU TO THE NEXT PAGE

STEP 4: SELECT THE OPTION "UPLOAD YOUR TATTOO" AND FILL YOUR ENTIRE DETAILS BELOW AND SELECT "SUBMIT AND PAY NOW"

ONCE YOUR PAYMENT IS DONE WE WILL APPROVE YOUR TATTOO AND WILL BE DISPLAYED ON OUR WEBSITE AND SOCIAL MEADIA.

THANK YOU FOR BEING A PART OF THE COMPETITION,
WISH YOU ALL THE BEST AND MAY THE BEST TATTOO WIN

Welcome all Tattoo Artists, and thank you for your interest. The Best In India Online Tattoo Competition is a unique concept and a huge opportunity for all Indian tattoo artists to showcase their talents on a new platform during these hard times. This is a chance to be more creative and innovative and then showcase your work to the world.

The idea and organization is brought to you by Mukesh Waghela & Sameer Patange and sponsored by Capital Tattoo Supply, Kabellos, True Tattoo Supply Aliens Tattoo Art School, LILA, Goa Tattoo Festival, Neon Tattoo Festival, Ink Me Tattoo Festival, Gujarat Tattoo Festival, Kraayonz Tattoo Studio, World Tattoo Events, Moksha Tattoo Studio, Total Tattoo Magazine, Tattoo Now, Tattoo Tea Party, Big North Tattoo Show, Mumbai Tattoo Festival.

COMPETITION & TIMELINE

All the tattoos will be judged by our panel of highly respected and credible judges in different phases. The Category Finals and Grande Final will be video judging by ‘Video live stream’. If you make it to the finals you will see all of our judges critiquing your work in real time. All judging is guaranteed to be 100% transparent, unbiased and fair.

One tattoo per category will make it to the Semi Final stage based on a public vote. Tattoos will be displayed on our website and the public can vote on them.

ENTRY DATES - 20th July  - 4th December 2020.

Tattoos entries will be displayed on our website. The public can vote on their favourites

SEMI FINAL LIST- 7th December 2020 (Private judging by panel members)

20 tattoo entries in each category will be chosen by our judges. This list will be made public on our social media and website. These tattoos will then be judged in more technical scrutiny by our panel. (*You may be asked for more photos and video of your entries at this point, so make sure you have lot’s of photos and videos saved in case)

SEMI FINAL RESULTS- 11th December (Private Judging by panel members)

10 tattoo entries each category announced to participate in the ‘live’ video finals. The semi finalists who do not qualify for the final, will receive an email from our judging panel explaining the decision and offering tips for the future.

CATEGORY VIDEO FINALS – 14th December 2020 (Public Judging by panel)

10 tattoos in each category judged by panel via ‘video live stream’. 1 winner from each category chosen. Prizes awarded.

GRANDE VIDEO FINAL - 14th December 2020 (Public Judging by panel)

The winners of each category, go head to head in our ‘Video live stream’ grand final to be named Best In India. Grand Prize awarded.

REQUIREMENTS TO ENTER

YOU MUST BE A TATTOO ARTIST WORKING IN INDIA

REGSITRATION FEE – 1000 INR

3 HI REZ PHOTOS OF THE TATTOO – AT LEAST ONE MUST BE CLOSE UP

IF YOUR TATTOO REACHES THE FINALS, WE WILL NEED TO SEE A VIDEO OF THE TATTOO, SHOWING FULL AND CLOSE UP SHOTS, SO PLEASE RETAIN A RECORD. WE WILL CONTACT YOU IF THIS IS WE NEED TO SEE IT.

SELECT A CATEGORIE TO ENTER

  • Tattoo must be less than A4 size.
  • Tattoo could be a fresh or a healed tattoo.
  • Artist must submit 3 hi-resolution photographs of their entered tattoo with zero photo manipulation (any entry found to have had any kind of edits will be disqualified, no questions asked) and one video of the same tattoo would be required, including closeup shots and a complete tattoo shot.
  • The more visible details and sound technical approach would define a stronger candidate and thus giving the contestant a higher chance of winning.
SUBMIT YOUR TATTOO

  • Tattoo must be bigger than A4 size.
  • Tattoo could be a fresh or a healed tattoo.
  • Artist must submit 3 hi-resolution photographs of their entered tattoo with zero photo manipulation (any entry found to have had any kind of edits will be disqualified, no questions asked) and one video of the same tattoo would be required, including closeup shots and a complete tattoo shot.
  • The more visible details and sound technical approach would define a stronger candidate and thus giving the contestant a higher chance of winning.
SUBMIT YOUR TATTOO

  • Tattoo must be less than A4 size.
  • Tattoo Can be fresh tattoo or a healed tattoo.
  • Tattoo could be a fresh or a healed tattoo.
  • Artist must submit 3 hi-resolution photographs of their entered tattoo with zero photo manipulation (any entry found to have had any kind of edits will be disqualified, no questions asked) and one video of the same tattoo would be required, including closeup shots and a complete tattoo shot.
  • The more visible details and sound technical approach would define a stronger candidate and thus giving the contestant a higher chance of winning.
SUBMIT YOUR TATTOO

  • Tattoo must be bigger than A4 size.
  • Tattoo could be fresh a tattoo or a healed tattoo.
  • 5% maximum color allowed.
  • Artist must submit 3 hi-resolution photographs of their entered tattoo with zero photo manipulation (any entry found to have had any kind of edits will be disqualified, no questions asked) and one video of the same tattoo would be required, including closeup shots and a complete tattoo shot.
  • The more visible details and sound technical approach would define a stronger candidate and thus giving the contestant a higher chance of winning.
  • Winner of these 4 categories will then proceed to the next round "Grand Final Round" head to head – Best Tattoo Award
SUBMIT YOUR TATTOO

  • Tattoo artist can only enter if he/she has had tattooing experience of 3 years or less.
  • Tattoo could be a fresh or a healed tattoo.
  • Artist must submit 3 hi-resolution photographs of their entered tattoo with zero photo manipulation (any entry found to have had any kind of edits will be disqualified, no questions asked) and one video of the same tattoo would be required, including closeup shots and a complete tattoo shot.
  • The more visible details and sound technical approach would define a stronger candidate and thus giving the contestant a higher chance of winning.
  • Artist can participate in Best Upcoming Tattoo Artist Category and also participate in the other 4 categories respectively.
  • Artists who have tattooing experience of over 3 years cannot participate in Best Upcoming Tattoo Artist category.
SUBMIT YOUR TATTOO