August 18th-20th The Seattle Tattoo Expo Was Showcasing artists at the Seattle Center from around the Globe and Renagade Radio Was there To cover it.
With The Sound Of Live music from the competition stage, the entrance was flooded with participants and bodies covered in art.
The crowd was a family friendly bunch and Inside you could find the Artists enjoying themselves strolling around and talking about their industry.
There were over 300 Booths Inside The complex That were set up shop and buzzing with live inked needles. Tattoos Have been around for centuries Symbolizing status and has been more widely accepted among classes in the past 10 years.
Current artists have combined the tradition of tattooing with their personal style creating unique and phenomenal body art.
With the addition of new inks, tattooing has certainly reached a new plateau. The Artists that Came To the Seattle Tattoo Expo Were able to Exhibit their Pieces For competition on stage. Four judges decided the best in many Categories including, Best Sleeve and Best Of Show.
We met many Inspiring People Including Vyvyn Lazonga One Of Seattle’s premier Tattoo artists. Lazonga was the first woman in Seattle to own and operate a woman run tattoo shop and has been tattooing since the 1970’s. www.madamelazongatattoo.com
You could hear more from the artists from the Seattle Tattoo Convention talking about their experience and history right here on Renagaderadio.com.
We will have Special Guests Including Vyvyn Lazonga ,the Tattoo Artist that Won The Best Out of show from www.paradoxtattoogallery.com , and Music from the bands that performed on stage.
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Photos By Miss Julie B.