TICKETS AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR !! $15 daily, $40 weekend pass
These seminars will be going on during the show March 18-20. To inquire about signing up to attend please reach out to the instructor directly. You can also arrive day of in person. All Classes will Include Oregon required continuing education credits.
Friday March 18 6pm
$100, 2 hours continuing ed.
Michael "Million" McGough The iPad Pro is arguably the biggest time saver in tattooing since
disposable tubes.Go beyond the basics of digital art on the iPad. Learn new skills to work more efficiently from consult to stencil.Million will walk you step by step through a typical tattoo workflow to give you a better understanding of how powerful your iPad can be.Most of the class will be spent working in the Procreate app but we will cover other time saving apps as well.
Friday March 18 2pm & Sunday March 20 2pm
$300, 3 hours continuing ed
Ladies & Gentlemen! Welcome to:
“TATTOO BUSINESS MASTERY!!!“
“If you’re looking to have a major breakthrough in your tattoo business -this is the Seminar for you!!!
Need more/ better :
Results? Clients? Money? Fulfillment?
This is exactly what Matt is going to teach you how to do, be, have and create in your life & business! Unlike anything you’ve seen/ heard before!
Matt will impart with you his over 20 years of business experience, both in sales and tattooing, and his keys to attracting your ideal customers, becoming fully booked with clients in pieces of your choice/style, and breaking personal records/making more money than ever before!
If you’re looking to have a major breakthrough in your tattoo business—no matter what the economy says, no matter what town/shop you’re from, no matter how big your social media following is— hit the link below! Spots are limited and filling up fast!!!!
The greatest investment you can make- is investing in “YOURSELF ” for your business!!!!
Don’t miss this chance to once and for all change the trajectory of your career! You’ll be left with business secrets that will last a lifetime..!
You’ll also learn:
HOW TO MASTER THE ART OF CONSULTING- “The Art Form of Building Relationships”
Saturday, March 19 11:30-1:00, 1 CE Credit
Within this seminar, Ink Safety, World Famous Tattoo Ink Compliance and Education Manager, Selina Medina, not only explains the key features of high performing inks, but also what you need to know as a tattoo artist using these inks. Have you ever wondered what was in your ink? As a tattoo artist turned tattoo ink expert, Selina discusses her journey into the manufacturing of tattoo inks and how to unlock the key to the performance of World Famous products. By combining science, artistry, and experience as a tattoo artist, Selina shares some new insights to our ink sets and therefore we, as artists, are able to use those inks to their fullest potential. In this series, Selina talks about safety, performance, and the consistency of our products and the technology behind what we use to create World Famous Tattoo inks, using examples, side by side comparisons, and tips and tricks about how to care for your inks to ensure their longevity. If you fully understand the scope of the ink you are working with, it will positively influence the results of the work you put out as a tattoo artist. We want to teach you how to read your tattoo inks for the best results on any client. Driven by passion and a dedication to her clients, Selina has curated key information for you, our beloved tattoo artists, in this helpful tattoo ink safety seminar.
Saturday, March 19 2:00-3:30, 1 CE Credit
When in doubt, always prepare. Skin preparation is an essential part of tattooing before, during, and after the session as the way the skin is handled throughout the entire process can determine the success or failure of the tattooing and recovery process. In this course, industry expert and Education Manager, Selina Medina, covers practical advice for artists, teaching you how to get the most out of your supplies throughout the duration of each session. Discover how to best prep the skin before, during, and after your tattoos to minimize any potential issues, rejection, or scaring a client may face post procedure, which in turn will allow your art to lay in the skin at its most full potential. Selina discusses her compliance background and how it impacts her choices for skin care, tattoo care, and product selection. Studying the critical points of failure during the tattoo process will help you understand how to encourage a healthy healing process, create higher color retention, and know how to get a bang for your buck with your supplies. Preparation before, during, and after the tattoo will minimize health hazards for customers and ensure their comfort during their tattoos, resulting in a loyal fanbase and better client satisfaction. Learn how to set your tattoos and clients up for success with this course, Skin Prep for Tattoo Artists: Before and After the Tattoo.
Saturday, March 19 5:00-6:30, 1 CE Credit. FREE
Lidocaine is all the rage right now in tattooing, but with all the varieties of topical anesthetic products, how do you know which is the best to use? Why choose Lidocaine? Education expert, Selina Medina, covers the hot button topics regarding lidocaine usage in tattooing and its comparison to its anesthetic competition. Firstly, you as an artist need to understand the basics of anesthetic, how to use it, and why we use it as tattoo artists. When using lidocaine there is a careful balance between help and harm if used too much. Selina will share her insight as a compliance manager regarding popular products and what to look for as an artist when searching for a product that will most benefit your clients. Knowing how to protect your clients is a critical function of your job as a tattoo artist but knowing when and what products to use is an entirely different ball game. Discover the products and substance in numbing that need to be handled and consumed in moderation and how to read the labels to select the best topical numbing products. With this course, Lidocaine Usage During Tattoos, boost your knowledge on anesthetic products and discover why Lidocaine may be a good option for you and your clients.
Sunday, March 20 11:30-1:00, 1 CE Credit. FREE
We’ve all heard of it, but what is the beast known as google drive? But it may not be as intimidating as you may think. Google Drive is a cloud program that allows you to store, share, collaborate, and archive your documents instead of keeping up with clunky file cabinets and paperwork clutter. Cloud storage platforms are essential for the digital savvy tattoo artist to archive paperwork, keep client records, or manage consent forms. You can even make the program work for you on your website for client requests. Whether you are tech savvy or not, google drive will be a life saver, allowing you to use tools built for the success of business. In this course led by World Famous Tattoo Ink’s Compliance and Education Manager, Selina Medina, you will receive step-by-step instructions, tutorials, and videos you can reference in your future endeavors and discover the ways you can optimize google drive to fit you and your needs. We understand that as a creative, it can be hard to get heavily into tech without some guidance, but that’s why Selina’s here to guide you through the process to show you that the opportunities for growth are limitless with google drive. Selina has broken down her most effective tips, in-use scenarios, and with some great visuals in addition to the textual meat of the course - no matter what style you learn best with, you will have content to help you excel. Attendees of this course will get exclusive access to our Facebook group, free downloadable sheets for step-by-step instructions, and access to our video library for handy follow-along content.