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2022 Tattoo Award Winners

Joey Moreira

Cloud 9 Tattoo Company

Best overall / Best character / Best coverup / Best linework

Mike Johnston

Empyreal Ink

Best blackwork / Best portrait / Judge’s pick: photorealism / Judge’s pick: favorite eyeball

Jay Blackburn

Powerline Tattoo

Best overall color / judge’s pick: fastest character

Alyssa Cavallo

Red Elk Tattoo

Best American Traditional

Rob Gwozdz

Cloud 9 Tattoo Company

Best overall black & gray

Tara D’Agostino

Iron Lion

Best animal

Panda

Memento Tattoo

Judge’s Pick: Favorite Slay

Corey Creamer

Acme Ink

Judge’s Pick: Best Compass

Burt Russo

Cloud 9 Tattoo Company

Judge’s Pick: Best Character Mashup

Rodney St. Onge

Altered Images

Judge’s Pick: Best Demonic Goat

Luke Taylor

Anchor Steam

Judge’s Pick: Best Geometric