Kirt Silver - Starbrite Pro-Team Member
Kirt Silver - Starbrite Pro-Team MemberSilver City Tattoos
Kirt Silver is a Sullen Art Collective award winning tattoo artist who specializes in large custom works. Kirt’s goal is to take his clients ideas and transform them into the next award winning tattoo. Kirt is based out of his studio Silver City Tattoos in Elmsdale Nova Scotia. Check out Kirt’s amazing art work at below.
Will Smink
Will SminkTrue Love Tattoos
Will Smink calls True Love Tattoos in London Ontario his home away from home. The Fredericton Tattoo Expo is pretty pumped to have Will make his way to Fredericton in March. Specializing in realism, Horror, portraits and everything in between, Will says he just loves to Tattoo. Check out some of Will’s work below.
Nate Dostal
Nate DostalTrue Love Tattoos
Nate works out of True Love Tattoos in London Ontario. He specializes in Realism and Portraits, but he says his passion is in dark art and anything with a sinister vibe. Nate also enjoys tattooing wildlife and still photography. Nate loves to collaborate with his clients. Challenge him!! Check him out below.
Saga Anderson
Saga AndersonBoss Tattoos
Saga Anderson is an award winning tattoo artist based out of Boss Tattoos in Calgary. Saga currently specializes in color realism, focusing on full panel high saturation tattoos with photoreal, abstract, and painterly elements. Saga is rarely at home, travelling extensively as Ink By Saga and also part of the tattoo collective the Realism Club. While in Fredericton, Saga will be doing a color realism seminar, details coming soon. Check out Ink By Saga
Xander MacPherson
Xander MacPhersonCyrstalhead Tattoo Company
The Fredericton Tattoo Expo is grateful to so many of the local artists and shops for support our Tattoo convention. Returning for the second year, from right here in Fredericton (George Street to be exact) Xander MacPherson from Crystalhead Tattoo Company. Xander and his wife Crystal are very active on social media, check out their shop and some of Xanders amazing work.
Joey Saindon
Joey SaindonSacred Owl Tattoo
Joey Saindon has 14 years of tattooing under his belt. He works out of his own studio in the country called Sacred Owl Tattoo. Joey’s love for our Canadian wilderness shines the brightest in his wildlife/nature themed tattoos. Realism and illustrative style are what he prefers to work with.
Dave Cummings
Dave CummingsPeep Show Tattoos
Dave has been tattooing for 26 years. Dave says he specializes in tattooing horror, Star Wars, Marvel and animals, his personal choice would be working with color. He loves realism, does amazing water color tattoos and american traditional works. Dave owns a clean, modern, quit shop in Oromocto, New Brunswick called Peep Show Tattoos
James Mullin - Starbrite Pro-Team Member
James Mullin - Starbrite Pro-Team MemberLotus Tattoo in Hemet California
James Mullin is an artist and owner of Lotus Tattoo in Hemet California, about 130 kms southeast of Los Angeles. James has been tattooing since 1993, and says he is pretty versatile, tattooing everything from realism to traditional but admits that the neo-traditional style is his favourite. James is so versatile he invites Fredericton to get one of his signature Roses, or a butterfly, a portrait, or something bio-mechanical. Contact James, give him some ideas and book your time with him while he is here for the Fredericton Tattoo Expo.
Jason Mccaw
Jason MccawMarked for life Tattooz
Jason Always dreamed of owning his own tattoo shop! Tens years ago his Dream became a reality, He does all kinds of styles but enjoys traditional the most . He never thinks of this as a job because he really truly loves tattooing !!! Check him out at Marked for life tattooz in Oromocto NB. Jason also designed the 2019 Fredericton Tattoo Expo T-Shirt.
Luke Cormier
Luke CormierElectric Pineapple Tattoo
Luke Cormier is based out of Electric Pineapple Tattoo in Cornerbrook NewFoundland. Luke is an award winning artist who loves to travel and attend tattoo conventions, he was here in Fredericton last year and we are so happy he is coming back. If you are looking for something exploding with colour, Luke is your guy. Contact him and book your appointment.
Larissa Reinders
Larissa ReindersDragonfly Designs
Dragonfly Designs invites you to discover the beauty and magic of Henna/Mehndi at this years Fredericton Tattoo Expo. Larissa Reinders is a Certified Natural Henna Artist. Her designs are all free hand and Larissa uses only pure, fresh natural henna that she mixes into her own paste. To learn more about the art of Henna, visit the Dragonfly website and stop by Larissa’s booth at the 2019 Fredericton Tattoo Expo.
Jenna Hupalo
Jenna HupaloElectric Pineapple Tattoo and Piercing
Jenna Hupalo has been tattooing for about a year and a half out of Electric Pineapple Tattoo in Cornerbrook Newfoundland. Jenna is originally from Manitoba. She says she loves to travel and attend tattoo conventions. She will be tattooing and piercing at the Electric Pineapple booth at the Fredericton Tattoo Expo.
Dynette Smith
Dynette SmithArmed Maiden Tattoo Parlour
Dynette smith is owner/artist of Armed Maiden Tattoo Parlour in Cape Breton NS. Dynette is sponsored by Dab tattoo cream which isbased out of Pennsylvania. She has been Tattooing for 11 yrs and enjoys tattooing color realism,black n grey realism, portraits and new school but can tattoo any style upon request and she says she enjoys a challenge….so bring it on Fredericton. Book an appointment with Dynette Smith
Steve Levesque
Steve LevesqueTattoos by Steve
As a self taught tattoo artist of 12 years and being the sole artist in his shop, Steve says any style or design that walks into his shop he will do and do to the best of his ability. Skulls and dark images are what he prefers to ink. Tattoos By Steve opened in 2006 and is located in Grandfalls New Brunswick. Business is great, he loves his clientele. If you want to get inked by Steve, message him directly and book a time.
Jason Merrill (Patch)
Jason Merrill (Patch)Hotrod Tattoos in Sebring Florida and No Regrets Tattoo in Edinboro PA (Starbrite Pro-Team Member)
Patch is the owner of two tattoo shops in the USA, Hotrod Tattoos in Sebring Florida and No Regrets Tattoo in Edinboro Pennsylvania. You can tell from the pictures Patch is pretty comfortable tattooing just about any style. Patch is a Starbrite Pro-team member as well. The Fredericton Tattoo Expo is excited to have Patch travel all this way to be with us in 2019. Follow him on Facebook and Instagram and book with him today.
Merle Rose
Merle RoseSilver City Tattoos
You might have met Merle at last year’s Fredericton Tattoo Expo, Merle has been tattooing now for 18 years. He took an interest in tattooing after he had his first one done at the age of 17. Merle has been drawing his whole life and can’t imagine doing anything else, he says tattooing is his way of escaping reality, it’s a life-long meditation session. You can find Merle Rose at Silver City Tattoo in Elmsdale NS working alongside the very talented Kirt Silver. Don’t miss your chance to get some ink for Merle at the 2019 Fredericton Tattoo Expo
Josh Bodwell - Starbrite Pro-Team Member
Josh Bodwell - Starbrite Pro-Team MemberFunhouse Tattooing
Josh Bodwell is a world-renowned tattoo artist that specializes in everything pop-culture. Josh was on the internationally syndicated television series “Epic Ink” on A&E. If you are a fan of Sci-fi, comic books, or Star Wars, you will want to book some ink with Josh. Josh travels a lot, when he is not at his home base, Funhouse Tattooing in Tannersville, PA he hits the road going to tattoo conventions, pop-culture conventions and comic-con events. Outside of tattooing he has created licenced artwork for clients such as Jim Henson company, Yo Gabba Gabba/DHX and Topps Company, creating sketch cards for Topps’ Star Wars trading card series. Don’t miss your chance to get inked by Josh Bodwell at the Fredericton Tattoo Expo.
Tim Whynot
Tim WhynotTactical Tattooing
My name is Tim Whynot, I’ve been Tattooing for almost 6 years now, I own Tactical Tattooing in Dartmouth Nova Scotia. Igie Dube (legacy Tattoo, Halifax) gave me my break and introduced me to Tattooing, after my first year, I continued my journey by joining Jody Kinghorn at Inkredible Skin Designs (Dartmouth). I worked for Jody for 2 years before I inevitably took over ownership in May of 2016, and changed the name I specialize in neo Traditional Tattooing, colour and black and grey, and dabble a little in black and grey realism, my goal is to have my work looking like a sticker. I also really enjoy doing floral pieces…
Mr. and Mrs. Mahar
Mr. and Mrs. MaharEverlasting Tattoos
The Mahar’s have been tattooing together now for about 3 years and love doing collaborations and developing new techniques and styles. Jason comes from a Graphic Design and comic illustration background and has been dermal assaulting for over 20 years! Terrie comes from a CCA and photography background and has been creating her visions on people’s skin for about 3 years now! Come see what we can dream up for you!
Vanessa J Richard
Vanessa J RichardNefarious Ink
I have been an artist since I was able to hold a pen in my hand and have always loved art and made my mark in one form or another.
With over 8 years of professional experience as a Tattoo Artist, I make my mark eternally in flesh and I couldn’t be happier doing what I am passionate about. I am a versatile tattoo artist with a wide spectrum of skill. Specializing in black work and comic style tattoos as well as occult/pastel gore/traditional
Oliver Wassef
Oliver WassefFredericton, NB
Oliver Wassef is the Co-owner and tattoo artist at 7th House Tattoo Company, Oliver specializes in large scale custom projects. Black and grey or color, his preference leans towards realism, surrealism, dark-art and anything inspired by nature
Jesse Pinette - Starbrite Pro Team Member
Jesse Pinette - Starbrite Pro Team MemberPresque Isle, Maine
Jesse Pinette is an award winning tattoo artist based out of Presque Isle Maine. Jesse specializes in color, black and grey realism and portraits. While here in Fredericton Jesse will be holding a seminar on Realistic Portrait Tattooing. Get in touch with Jesse to book your tattoo and your seat at his seminar.