Art Heals: Black & White

We are thrilled to welcome back the Art Heals group art show for a second time around! Presented by Kyle ConfehrTattooed MomNAMI Bucks County, PA, and NAMI Philadelphia, “#ArtHeals: Black & White” is an exhibition of local Philadelphia artists and artwork hosted in a stigma free environment. This show shines a light on mental health through open discussion and thought provoking black and white imagery. Proceeds from art sales and raffles benefit NAMI’s work to improve the lives of everyone affected by mental illness through education, advocacy, and support.

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest mental health advocacy organization. NAMI Bucks County and NAMI Philadelphia are your local voice on mental illness. Representatives will be on hand with information, resources, and ways to get involved in mental health advocacy.

Artists:
Christian Patchell
Melissa Lomax
JP Flexner
Emily Taylor
Jordan Seefried
Matt Catrino
Lost & Found
Janean Malloy
Gab Bonghi

Enjoy this event with half off all drafts from 5-7pm and 10-11pm.

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Philly Queer Bazaar: August 2019

The extraordinary Philly Queer Bazaar is returning to the 2nd floor of TMOMs with several other local queer business owners! Come hang out, shop, support, show your beautiful faces, meet new people, and catch up with old friends!

Laurel Tree Bindery
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Alottadentata
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Hearts & Bruises
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Molly Bee Studio
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Bearded Noise
// Instagram // Facebook //

Shell Homemade
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Jewelry Mama
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E’s Tess and More
// Instagram //

Eunoamia Kaze
// Instagram //

Conjurings Art
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Grrl Blk
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Tiny Neenja
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A.G. Carol Illustrations
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Happy Fish
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W3AVING W3BS, Cause Reign
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Enjoy this event with TMOM’s full food & drink menu!

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Possum Pals Art & Oddities Market

Possum Pals Rescue is a local animal rescue that rehabilitates, rescues, and adopts animals to loving homes—and on Thursday, August 1st they’ll be setting up shop on the 2nd floor of Tattooed Mom for a pop-up market benefiting their amazing cause! Oddities, art, and of course, LOTS of love for our animal friends!

FREE // 21+ // UPSTAIRS
Flyer design by the amazing Death-Ray Design!

Vendor List:
Possum Pals Rescue
Cabinet of Curiosities/Blood Moon Oddities
Jaime Ruthless of Ruthless Art / Ruthless Designs
Frank Guthier of Mercury Tattoo
JDM Tattoos
Oddball Acrylics
Bash And Pop Records
Eternal Familiars

Enjoy this event with our Pierogi Thursday specials:
50¢ vegan potato & onion pierogi from noon-10pm
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your (possum) pals!

Snack Attack: A Junk Food Art Show

Join us Friday, July 19 for a junk food inspired art show at Tattooed Mom! Curated by Nathan Hurst, this show celebrates all of your favorite sugar coated, extra salty, and just good ol’ fashion greasy junk food. Grab a cold one or two and enjoy the supremely snackable art of these extremely talented local creators & makers.

Make sure to check out each of the artist’s work in the links below!

FREE // 21+ // UPSTAIRS

Artists:
James Olstein
Rachel Pfeffer
Zach Woomer
Lee Thompson
Margo Hurst
Nug_stagram
Katie Krueger
Bear 215
Mike R.
Lauren Wrightson
Steve Thueson
Melissa Lomax
Tische
Nathan Hurst

Enjoy this event with half price drafts from 5-7pm and 10-11pm.

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Jerks Productions Present: Nightmares and Dreamscapes, A Stephen King Inspired Art Show

JERKS Productions is bringing Stephen King to the 2nd floor walls of Tattooed Mom! This themed First Friday art show series alternates months with their Fused Underground First Friday shows, and ALL OF THEM are hosted at Tattooed Mom. With the theme shows, JERKS aims to challenge artists to take a step out of their comfort zones & focus their work on new themes!

This July, JERKS is proud to present Nightmares and Dreamscapes: A Stephen King Inspired Art Show, celebrating the work of one of the greatest authors to have ever lived! Avoid MISERY—don’t MIST out on this incredible, inspiring, SHINING art show! You won’t regret IT!

JERKS will be raising money for Scares That Care, a volunteer charity that fights the REAL MONSTERS of childhood illness, burns and breast cancer by helping families that are experiencing these extraordinary hardships cope with the financial burden.

Submissions are still open!
JERKS welcome artists of all mediums and styles to create work celebrating Stephen King. Please send your submission and any questions to [email protected].

FREE // UPSTAIRS // 21+

Artists:
Rachel J. Friel
Cali Smith
Jessie Helm
Loren Shatz
Kaylie Minzola
Selene Nunez-cruz
Arlene Holsinger
Kristen Hlis
& MORE TBA!

Enjoy this event with happy hour drafts from 5-7pm & 10-11pm.

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Your Body, Your Choice: A Fundraising Art Show

This fundraiser is an urgent call to action to fight back against the unconstitutional abortion bans impacting access to safe reproductive healthcare in several southern states.

Several local artists (and a tarot reader!!) will be sharing their work, and donating between 30-50% of art sales to Women Have Options & Access Reproductive Care – Southeast to stand in solidarity with those affected by anti-abortion bills.

A raffle including work from each of our featured artists will also be up for grabs, and 100% of the profits put towards this will be donated. There will be food and drinks (plenty of vegan options!), tarot readings, and artwork in this safe space. Let’s come together to take a stand and open up the conversation.

FREE // 21+ // UPSTAIRS

Artists:
Abigail Vettese
Rachael Amber / Cycles Journal
Lauren Schwind
Loretta Gary
Ellen Truong
Chelsea Ammon
Maggie Martin
Anthony-Marie Levy
Malachi Lily
Nicole Rodrigues
Brady Waller of Earth and Fire Tarot 
Joleen Abbinante

 

Enjoy this event with our Burger Wednesday specials:
$4 Mom’s Beef Burgers & Mom’s Vegan Burgers
$2 Narragansett Lager Tall Boys
a special Burger of the Month
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

LIVE with Artblog!

On June 20th, 7-10 PM, Artblog presents: LIVE with Artblog at Tattooed Mom!

Join us for a night of performance art, stand-up comedy, and readings by Alex Smith, Candy Alexandra González, Jacob Chris Hammes, Levi Bentley, and Michael Delgado, followed by a live podcast recording of Artblog Radio with Artblog’s own Wit López speaking with Conrad Benner of Streets Dept!

Suggested donation of $5 per person, which includes one free 50/50 raffle ticket!
Make sure you bring some extra cash for other raffles, like our Artblog “artist swag bag” raffle. We will also be accepting donations towards Artblog and our lovely performers!

Performances 8PM // Live podcast 9PM
MCs for the event are Wit López and Matt Kalasky.

DISCLAIMER: This space is not wheelchair accessible. This event is 21+.

Enjoy this event with Tattooed Mom’s Pierogi Thursday specials:
50¢ vegan potato & onion pierogi from noon-10pm
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Patchwork Presents: NSFW 2 • A Group Art Show

** ADULTS ONLY ** MUST BE 21 OR OLDER **

Patchworkculture is a Philadelphia networking platform that curates events for local & urban artists. Patchwork acts as advocates for the arts and has united in passion to carry out the mission to promote artists of all genres and disciplines – from musicians & graphic artists to fashion designers & sculptors.

This summer, Patchworkculture is back at Tattooed Mom for their second NSFW event! Patchworkculture caters to all realms of art and aims to always abide by that. The artists featured for this event are of excellent talent and creativity, who push the boundaries of art and creativity. NSFW will create an atmosphere that may or may not be safe for work (unless you work here) but will effortlessly generate an amazing time with stimulating and sexual creations. Come drink and enjoy the Patchworkculture & Tattooed Mom’s atmosphere!

FREE // 21+ // UPSTAIRS

Artists include:
Marissa
Jacque
Sam
Charles
Angelo
Salomé
Neha
Annabelle
& Sai doing custom speed paintings!

Enjoy this event with our Taco Tuesday specials:
$1 Tacos
$2.50 Tecate
a special Taco of the Month,
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your 21+ pals!

Artist’s Alley: Anime Art Show

Join us for a night of local art—ALL inspired by ANIME!

FREE // UPSTAIRS
Doors 7pm
21+ w/ valid ID

Artists include:
Casey Poehlien
Téa Fish
Stefhanni DeLeon
Salvatore Marrone
Michael Sweater
Adam Styles
Tia Roxae
Louisine Boyakhanyanjyan
Nicole Cosentino

Enjoy this event with our Pierogi Thursday specials:
50¢ vegan potato & onion pierogi from noon-10pm
& half price drafts 5-7pm and 10-11pm

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Now Booking Summer & Fall 2019 Events!

‘Tis the season of shorts (and jorts), beer koozies, & long summer nights at Tattooed Mom!

We’ve got art shows! Drag performances! Pop-up shops! Readings! Workshops! Sticker Swaps! Live podcasts! Comedy revues! Fundraisers! And we also want YOU!

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Do you have an event that’s looking for a home? Are you itching to create something new? Do you want to show off your weird, wonderful, unique ideas? Are you working with creatives and building artistic communities? Do you want to host a fun & fantastic event at Tattooed Mom?!

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Our calendar is now open for 2019 summer & fall events, and we’re looking to work with artists, creators, writers, thespians, filmmakers, performers, activists, and other folks from the vast artistic unknown! Our goal is to foster & produce events that bring artists closer to the local community, while also providing a space for uninhibited expression & creativity!

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Send us an email at [email protected]! Tell us all about your marvelous, stunning & super fun event ideas! We can’t wait to hear from you!

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Note: Unfortunately we cannot accommodate live music or DJs of any kind.