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De Needle Art Tattoo Conventie vindt plaats in de Evenementenhal in Gorinchem.

Adres voor de navigatie:
Franklinweg 2, 4207 HZ, Gorinchem.
The Needle Art Tattoo Convention will take place at the Evenementenhal in Gorinchem.
Navigation/GPS address:
Franklinweg 2, 4207 HZ, Gorinchem, The Netherlands.



Friday May 18 - Artists Only


De conventie is op vrijdag 18 mei alleen toegankelijk voor artiesten en genodigden!
Friday May 18th. the convention is open to participating artists and VIP only!

12:00 - 18:00
Artist registration / building booths

Seminars



12:00 - 14:30

Seminar (oil)painting by:
Errol Buwalda

Errol will be discussing the variety of (oil)painting, explain the different stages of painting & demonstrate techniques that he uses in his paintings. He will be giving tips and tricks to practice and improve your own skills on painting.

Also there will be plenty of time for a Q&A after the seminar.

Maximum participants: 30
Price per person €150,-
Language: Dutch/English
Info/registration: brian@iqtattoo.nl


15:00 - 17:30


Seminar Rotary tattoo machines by:
Bas Bazzi

Workshop to learn about the rotary tattoo machine. Pro's and con's of rotary vs. coil machines. Explanation of different models, styles and motors including specifications on torque, rpm and strokes. Outlining with rotary's, how to choose a rotary & test and work with them on synthetic skin. After the seminar there will be time for a Q&A.

Maximum participants: 30
Price per person €150,-
Language: Dutch/English
Info/registration: brian@iqtattoo.nl


18:00 - 20:30


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20:30
End of artist only day

21:00
BBQ Party at Evenementenhal Gorinchem
(Participating artists & VIP only!)


Saturday May 19


10:00
Open for artists and VIP

12:00
Open for visitors

22:00
End of convention Saturday

23:00
After-party at Grand Cafe TAX



Small stage

Main stage


12:30 - 13:00   &   14:30 - 15:00
Fred Kyrel - Fashion shibari - Stylist & Photographer
Specializing in creating clothes made with ropes in colored hemp, sound cables & pearls. Inspired by existing clothing, traditional knots, textile techniques and adapt myself to the physical model.


15:00 - 15:45   &   16:15 - 17:00
Musical duo Verbraak - Van Bijnen
A mix of blues, New Orleans en bluegrass music preformed live on stage by Joost Verbraak en Jan van Bijnen.


13:00 - 14:30
Southern Blues-rock Band
When he reached his 60st birthday blues addict Johan Phillipsen decided to reach out to his musical friends, set the bars high and make a 'best of' album together. Line-up: Johan Phillipsen, Gerard Bastiaans, Marijn Vermeer, Ley van den Beuken, Jack C. Peeters


15:30 - 17:00
Judging tattoo contests
All categories except Best of Day;
Best Color
Best Black-work/Polynesian
Best Oriental
Best Geometric


18:15 - 18:45
Circus of Madness show
Since September 2016 the Circus of madness offers a spectacular show involving fire & smoke, dancing and live piercing acts.


19:00 - 20:00
Judging tattoo contests
Category Best of Saturday

21:00 - 22:00
Awards all categories
Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy
Best of Saturday




23:00 - 04:00
After-party at Grand Cafe TAX - Participating artists & VIP only!
FREE TAXI SHUTTLE FROM/TO HOTEL



Sunday May 20


10:00
Open for artists and VIP

12:00
Open for visitors

21:00
End of convention Sunday



Small stage

Main stage


12:30 - 13:00   &   14:30 - 15:00
Fred Kyrel - Fashion shibari - Stylist & Photographer
Specializing in creating clothes made with ropes in colored hemp, sound cables & pearls. Inspired by existing clothing, traditional knots, textile techniques and adapt myself to the physical model.


15:00 - 15:45   &   16:15 - 17:00
Musical duo Verbraak - Van Bijnen
A mix of blues, New Orleans en bluegrass music preformed live on stage by Joost Verbraak en Jan van Bijnen.


13:00 - 14:30
Southern Blues-rock Band
When he reached his 60st birthday blues addict Johan Phillipsen decided to reach out to his musical friends, set the bars high and make a 'best of' album together. Line-up: Johan Phillipsen, Gerard Bastiaans, Marijn Vermeer, Ley van den Beuken, Jack C. Peeters


15:30 - 17:00
Judging tattoo contests
All categories except Best of Day;
Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy


18:15 - 18:45
Circus of Madness show
Since September 2016 the Circus of madness offers a spectacular show involving fire & smoke, dancing and live piercing acts.


19:00 - 20:00
Judging tattoo contests
Best of Saturday & Sunday (2 days/1 tattoo)
Best of Sunday

20:15 - 21:00
Awards all categories
Best realistic
Best Black & Grey
Best Avant-garde/Trashy
Best of Saturday & Sunday
Best of Sunday
Best of show