Tattoo Convention Inks Honolulu

Tattoo Legends: Lyle Tuttle & Gill Montie
Kailua's Loyalty Tattoo owner, Josh Crowell, working on event Co-Founder Palani Fernandez
Kailua's Loyalty Tattoo owner, Josh Crowell, working on event Co-Founder Palani Fernandez
Pacific Ink & Art Expo Co-Founder Kevin Read
Pacific Ink & Art Expo Co-Founder Kevin Read
Tattoo Legend, Lyle Tuttle, considered to be the Father of Modern Tattooing
Tattoo Legend, Lyle Tuttle, considered to be the Father of Modern Tattooing
Tattoo Legend Gill Montie
Tattoo Legend Gill Montie
Tattoo by local artist Mandy Garcia
Tattoo by local artist Mandy Garcia

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - They're part of pop culture and native culture. We're talking about tattoos!

Hawaii's first tattoo convention to have active tattooing inside gets underway today thru Sunday at the Neal Blaisdell Center.

Ramsay Wharton checked it out the Pacific Ink & Art Expo this morning on Sunrise on Hawaii News Now. Check out the web extra - "Legends of Tattooing" to hear legends Lyle Tuttle, considered the Father of Modern tattooing and Gill Montie speak about the growth of the industry.

-Friday, Aug. 3: 2 p.m. - 11 p.m.
-Saturday, Aug. 4: 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
-Sunday, Aug. 5: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Admission $20 Adults, Kids 12 & under FREE
Military & Student Discounts Available