CTICC to host tattoo convention

Gareth Lloyd, seated, and Waldo Del Rocca of Cape Electric Tattoo Parlour.

Cape Electric Tattoo Parlour will be hosting the South African International Tattoo Convention at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from Friday March 24 to Sunday March 26.

Included in the line-up of 78 artists attending the convention are Amanda Wachob, whose fine-art works have been exhibited at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York; Hannah Wednesday from Tuesday Tattoo in San Francisco; and Waldo Del Rocca from Cape Electric Tattoo Parlour.Tickets range in price from R180 to R450 for a full weekend pass. Book at


Children under 5 are not allowed in the venue, while children between six and 12 enter free.

For more information, email sonja@southafricantattooconvention.com or romy@southafricantattooconvention.com or

find satattooconvention on Facebook.

CapeTowner is giving away two pairs of tickets to the South African International Tattoo Convention on Friday March 24.

All you have to do to stand in line to win is SMS CTTattoo to 33258 with your name and contact details, including email address, by midnight on Sunday March 19. SMSes cost R1.50 each.