And the winners are …
Joey Moreira-Typography, Favorite Skull & Overall Winner
Rachel WS-Overall Cover
Amie Connors-Line Work/Black Work
Tara D’Agostino-Overall Black and Grey
Corey Creamer-Black and Grey w/Color, Judges Pick Traditional
Gabriel De Jesus-Geometric
Jay Blackburn-Character, Anime
Rodney St. Onge-Animal
Kristen Lanctot-Cover Up
India Vaugn-Judge’s Pick Skull
Nicole DeRoy-Judge’s Pick Black Work
Angel Camacho-Judge’s Pick Black and Grey Angel
Motif’s RI Tattoo Awards returned on April 18! Over 100 local artists and fans joined in celebrating the tattoo art of Rhode Island. The event took place once again at Narragansett Brewery in PVD. The night included “Ink Master” season two winner Steven Tefft, competitor LT, BettySioux Tailor, an awards ceremony, live judging of human canvases, raffles, local artwork, live music and FREE “Hi Neighbor” tattoos! Sponsored by R1 Indoor Karting and Narragansett Brewery.
No matter who won in each category, we feel it’s important to recognize and appreciate just how much creativity, vitality and talent is represented in our area.