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2015 WESTCHESTER TATTOO CONVENTION Announced

By Larry Petro, News Monkey
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 @ 2:41 PM


October 16-18, 2015 – White Plains, NY

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After debuting with a successful and sold out inaugural and 2nd annual Westchester Tattoo Convention, Addicted To Ink returns to host the 2015 Westchester Tattoo Convention on October 16, 17 & 18, 2015, at the Westchester County Center for the Arts in White Plains, NY. This year’s show promises to build on the success of the first two, with an art exhibition curated by Kevin Wilson of Sacred Gallery, an extra special “Advanced Techniques in Painting on Watercolor Paper, and The Use of Blood as a Medium” seminar with acclaimed surrealist Vincent Castiglia (read more below), hundreds of talented artists from near and far and much more.

The 3rd annual Westchester Tattoo Convention will be the best party to come to the Westchester County Center for the Arts all year! The Westchester Tattoo Convention is proudly sponsored by: Thought Space Apparel, A Nu U Laser Removal, Redemption, Out of Step Books, Undiscovered Realm, Sacred Gallery NYC, A Pound of Flesh & many more to come!

Ticket Information:

Tickets are on sale at the box office, in-person at Addicted To Ink, and at various other tattoo shops/outlets TBA soon. Tickets are also available via Ticketmaster

Convention Hours:

  • Friday, Oct. 16 – 2pm – Midnight
  • Saturday, Oct. 17 – 12pm – Midnight
  • Sunday, Oct. 18 – 12pm – 8pm
VINCENT CASTIGLIA Art Seminar:

“Advanced Techniques in Painting on Watercolor Paper, and The Use of Blood as a Medium”, led by surrealist Vincent Castiglia.

Cost: $100

For the first time ever, Vincent publicly discusses all aspects of his creative process, his inspirations and preferences, as well as the importance of finding and honing your own style, composition, shooting your own photo reference, and his techniques of working with blood as a medium - including a step by step demonstration of how he mixes and works with the varying consistencies necessary to complete a painting. The seminar will include example slides from photo shoots, in progress shots of paintings, and blood collection. The seminar will begin in lecture format covering all topics in detail, including time-lapse videos of Vincent’s latest painting, “Beauty And Truth (Not Forgotten)” (for which cover model Leah Jung modeled), and the blood collection process. The seminar will conclude with a live painting demonstration done for attendants, illustrating how the first (foundation) and last (fine details) are applied to his paintings.

Attendants are strongly suggested to take notes, and are free to draw during the seminar (but no painting besides Vincent’s demo will be possible, as we won’t be setup for this). Vincent’s seminar is open to all skill levels. There will be a 20 minute Q and A following the live painting demo, during which Vincent encourages questions from attendants.

Spaces for this seminar are expected to fill up quickly, and are first come first serve! To sign up, PayPal $100 to: vincentcastiglia@me.com - If you’d like to ask a question before signing up, email to this address.

Vincent Castiglia on the web:

www.VincentCastiglia.com
www.ArcanumStudioNYC.com

Join us for the 3rd annual Miss Inked NY Pageant at the convention on Sunday, October 18 at 2:00pm on the main stage as tattooed contestants vie for the title of "Miss Inked NY" along with thousands of dollars in prizes! Think you have what it takes to be the next Miss Inked NY? Send an email to info@westchestertattoocon.com for more info! Judged by Kitty Crystal (@theofficialkittycrystal), Leah Jung (@leah_jung), Ashle Danger (@ashledanger) and last year's winner Millz Marley (@millzMarley). Sponsored by 24/7 Ink Magazine (www.247inkmag.com) & Bow & Rose (www.bowandrose.com).

If you are an artist, shop, vendor, prospective sponsor or performer interested in being a part of the 3rd Annual Westchester Tattoo Convention, please visit the booking page on the event’s official website or e-mail your inquiry to: info@westchestertattoocon.com.


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