2022 Tattoo Awards
Sponsored By Thank you – over 600 of you voted! Voting is now closed. Save the date — April 12 — to celebrate with us. Click here for details. The nominees you can vote on include: Bert Russo – Cloud 9 TattooSean Reynolds – Renaissance TattooJoey Moreira – Cloud 9 TattooRobert Young – Altered Images […]
A Man’s World: Victoria St. Louis on being a female tattoo artist
In a small coffee shop in Providence, Victoria St. Louis described the ups and downs she experienced along her journey to becoming a female tattoo artist in Rhode Island. Her work not only displays her talent as a creative mind, but her ability to connect to her fellow humans despite sometimes facing adversity. St. Louis’ […]
2019 Motif Tattoo Award Winners
Tara D’Agostino, Critics choice – Pirate Emma Hamilton, Critics choice – Femme Fatale Pete Fortune, Critics Choice – Character Jen Clinch Guertin, American Traditional Chrystal Santos, Critics choice – Hand of God Q1: What advice would you give an up and coming tattoo artist? A: The advice I would give to an up and […]
Rhody After Dark Tattoo Edition
Here’s the video! See other episodes of Rhody After Dark See all the Tattoo winners!
2018 Tattoo Awards Winners
The point (pun intended) of Motif’s tattoo contest isn’t so much to pick winners – it’s to find an entertaining way to celebrate all the great tattooing that’s happening around the arts mecca of Rhode Island. Over 700 locals took time to ogle all the amazing artwork that was submitted, and here are the artists […]
2017 Tattoo Issue Center Spread – Artist Profiles
There are so many talented tattoo artists in our area – here are profiles of a handful of talented women practicing in the region! There are many other great artists we unfortunately had to leave out – so while these are masters of their craft, it’s not meant as a comprehensive listing.