You Can’t Fail: Spring 2019

The popular art series You Can’t Fail is returning to Tattooed Mom for a fun spring fling! Join us for an evening of works in progress & new performances brought to you by Chris Davis!

First time performers, seasoned veterans, and everyone in between are welcomed onto the stage to present new works & works in progress including: visual art, photography, theater, dance, performance art, comedy, story-telling, poetry, prose, sculpture, ballet, film, stand-up… ANY and ALL art will be presented in the back room at Tattooed Mom’s (2nd floor).

Doors 6pm // Show 8-10pm
Arrive at any time!

This event is FREE!
21+ w/ valid ID only.

Featuring:
Magda
Christina Rosso
Val Dunn & Jenna Kuerzi
Rachel O’Hanlon Rodriguez
Amanda Leigh Damron
Chelsea Murphy
Jean-Marie Tomlin
Douglas Williams
Kelly Braun
Benjamin Kunkle
Kelly McCaughan
Margot Steinberg
Mary McCool
Micah Greenleaf
Kelly McCaughan
Steve Course & Friend
Alex Vogelsong
Billmarie
Simone Crew
Amyla
Joe Ovelman
Alyssa Medina
& Walter DeForest!

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

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

South Street Spring Festival 2019

Spring is sprouting across Philadelphia & South Street is in full bloom, which means it’s time for the annual South Street Spring Festival! There’s no better way to spend a Saturday afternoon than exploring over 12 blocks of fantastic springtime festivities, tasting yummy food, checking out local businesses & artists, and enjoying live music!

Don’t miss Tattooed Mom‘s Big Top Tent curated by the fine folx at South Street Art Mart! Check out our pop-up tent right outside of Tattooed Mom, showcasing the creations, crafts, and wares from dozens of local artists, including:

Taped Off TV
Night Owl Designs
Low Level
KWT Designs
Wicked Queer
Wantful Things
whodoyouthink215
Bear 215
Stevie Laney
Bombardment Co.
The Machine Shop
& MORE!

The party isn’t just out on the street—make sure you stop inside to fête and feast on Tattooed Mom’s full food & drink menu, including:

❀ Delicious vegan & non-vegan sammys ❀
✿ Six mouth-watering flavors of tots & fries ✿
❀ Mom’s super fun cocktail concoctions ❀
✿ Half price happy hour drafts ✿
& MORE!

We’ll also have a LIMITED + EXCLUSIVE cocktail available for ONE DAY ONLY! Introducing:

The Carnivale Cooler
Handmade with Brazilian cachaça + fresh watermelon
+ lime + mint + and love <3

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!
Support the South Street Art Mart & their search for a permanent location!
Put on your celebration pants and join us Saturday, May 4th for South Street Spring Fest 2019!

JERKS Productions Presents: Level Up

JERKS Productions is bringing Level Up: A Video Game Art Show to the 2nd floor 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 month’s theme is VIDEO GAMES!

Check out art work celebrating your favorite video games! Immerse yourself in your favorite 8-bit worlds and platforming dungeons. Meet & purchase art directly from local artists! JERKS will also be teaming up with the Extra Life organization to raise money to donate to CHOP!

FREE // UPSTAIRS // 21+

Artists Include:
Jennalea Polascak
The Offbeat Artist
Jason McQuirns
Mike Sidrak
Zire Harris (Game Demo)
Adem Kaan
Tim Aichele
Robb Quattro
Elisa Ferguson
Tom Reed
Thomas Gerard
& MORE!

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

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

JERKS Productions Present: FUSED Underground, April 2019

JERKS Productions is back with another steller installment of their bimonthly group art show, FUSED UNDERGROUND! As always they will be showcasing some of Philadelphia (and surrounding area)’s best local underground artists, so join us for a night of ART, HORROR & BOOZE!

Free fun! 21+!

Artists include:
Salvatore Marrone
Stevie Laney
Liz Palo Art
Bronwen Gale
Scott Michael
Michael Slusher
BlackDressWildHeart
A Fairy Soloist Illustrations
Cloud Bembenek
Corinne Dodenhoff
Taylor Rudolph
Kevin Taylor
Keni Thomas
The Offbeat Artist
Jessica Gennarelli
The Philadelphia Secret Admirer/Rainbow Feather
Kevyn Knox
Krissy Whiski
Necromantic Creations
& MORE TBA!

Flyer by Nathan Hurst

Enjoy this event with happy hour drafts from 5-7pm & 10-11pm
& a FUSED exclusive cocktail!

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

TMoms @ 22: Group Art Show Open Call For Submissions

It’s Tattooed Mom’s 22nd Birthday! In celebration, we are throwing a one night party and open call art show featuring Tmoms themed work. Hundreds of artists from around the world visit Tattooed Moms every year to put their work on the walls and to see the art of others that have recently passed through. Now we invite all artists inspired by Tattooed Mom, near and far, to submit their artwork and be part of a group art show celebration. There is no entry fee, and we are welcoming all art forms, including photography, painting, drawing, sculpture and multimedia pieces relating to Tattooed Moms. We will also be selecting one special piece to be featured on a future limited edition Tattooed Moms artist series tee shirt!

 

All submissions must be dropped off in person or mailed to 530 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147 by May 13, 2019. Please be sure to include your name or instagram as you would like it credited plus whatever method of contact you prefer (instagram DM / email / text).  It is the artist’s responsibility to pick up all submitted art after the show. All art must be picked up by May 24, 2019. It is the artist’s responsibility to enclose a self addressed prepaid return packaging if they want their mailed-in piece returned. Artists keep 100% of all sales. Art can/will be for sale, but it is the responsibility of the artist to be there to sell it, or set up another arrangement ahead of time with someone who can be on site to handle the sale of their piece. Artist selected for the tee shirts will get their art on a limited edition Tmoms artist series shirt, as well as a gift card and a supply of the shirts with their design on it.

 

Deadline for entries: May 13, 2019

 

Submission Requirements: Any Size, Any Medium, Must be Tattooed Moms inspired

 

Please Email Questions to: [email protected]

 

Show Date: May 17th 2019 // Show is 21+ but artists of all ages are encouraged to submit

 

Call for Entries Illustration by Nathan Hurst

 

Shock Exchange Vol. 4

MAKE SOUTH STREET PUNK AGAIN! Philly’s best punk market is returning to Tattooed Mom!

Eat, drink, AND support artists/small businesses in your local scene!

This event is free & 21+

Vendors include:

ANN ARTIST: A low-key murderer opens her closet
THE BADGE MEANS YOU SUCK: Button distro with over 200 designs & small run silkscreened t-shirts
COME ON STRONG: Aggressively smutty clothing
COMMON BEAT: Records, musical equipment, used gear
VANESSA TEJADA / CREATURERHYTHM: Fine illustrations of genital shaped foods and genital goods
LOW LEVEL: Out in the streets. Non-digital design. Art, clothing and accessories
MAIDEN METALWEAR: Rockin’ handwoven chainmail apparel
MECHANICAL PENCIL GIRL: Erotic Nonsense. Anti-censorship. Unspecified leader of Girl Crime Organization
MOBSHITY: Prolific maker of hand drawn sharpie shirts
RYAN DELOACH: Pen drawin’ maestro. Skulls, bugs, snakes ‘n knives
SHANGZILLA: Film photographer capturing bands, drag queens and party people after dark
& MORE TBA SOON!

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

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Philly Queer Bazaar: March 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!

Melissa Stansell with Hempworx
// Website //

Bee Daddy
// Instagram //

Naturally Queer
// Instagram //

cybrwrm
// Etsy // Instagram //

Laurel Tree Bindery
// Website // Instagram //  Twitter // Facebook //

Author Peter Dawes/P. W. Davies
// Website // Twitter // Facebook //

Hearts & Bruises
// Etsy //

KHALEELARTT
// Etsy //

Bearded Noise
// Facebook //

Tiny Neenja
// Website // Instagram // Twitter // Facebook //

Melmos Dog Treats
// Website // Instagram //

Bomani Apparel
// Instagram // Facebook //

Apply here to be placed on the mailing list for upcoming events!

Brunch available during this event until 4:30pm!
Hang around after this event for half priced draft 5-7pm and 10-11pm.

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your pals!

Most Known Unknown II

The second volume of Most Known Unknown is a one night art show, consisting of seven artists you NEED to know about. Taking place upstairs at Tattooed Mom on March 1st, from 6pm ‘til 10pm, original illustrations, paintings, mixed media, prints and more will be on display and available for purchase. Come out, support local artists and enjoy some drinks!

Featured artists:
Laureen Wong
Barrett Capistran
John Antes
Marisa Velázquez-Rivas
Sean Rynkewicz
Gina Scamuffa
Symone Salib

Enjoy this event with half off all drafts 5-7pm & 10-11pm!

Join the Facebook Event to stay updated! Invite all your art-loving pals!

GirlCrimeOrganization Presents: Going Places N’ Sh*t Art Show

The delinquents of the “highly-organized” GirlCrimeOrganization are uniting for another show of uncensored and uninhibited artwork of the lowbrow, cute, cartoon, erotic, meta, absurd and whatever other terms you want to use–it’s just a bunch of bad ass artwork by a bunch of bad ass people.

FREE // 21+

Featuring:
Jaz Malone
Ally Cat
ShittyStyle 
Kelly Campanile
DreamyGutss 
Juipter 
Yasmin 
Veggiemon 
Jvlxiiit 
MPG

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 off all drafts 5-7 and 10-11pm

Patchwork Presents: NSFW Group Art Show

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

Join Patchwork as they present their first art show of the new year at Tattooed Mom! This event is FREE and will feature nine NSFW artists showcasing their unique non-conforming art, as well as a short spoken word performance! Be prepared for drink & food specials, dope artists & dope art, and more information on what’s to come for Patchwork in 2019!

About Patchwork:
Patchwork aims to establish a platform for all artists in Philadelphia. Regardless of what realm the artist dabbles in, we strive to deliver the best possible vision and atmosphere for them as well as for the audience. We are a rather new organization with this upcoming event being our forth. The momentum for our organization has been enormous and the previous events has been a major success in what our goals are. We would like to say that we are genuinely for the artists and everything we do is for a progressive movement for the culture of Philadelphia! Come join us for our specialized theme, NSFW “Adults Only” event, to see one of the many realms of art and artists that Patchwork delivers.

Artists:
lonely butts art
wholesamgirl
Just Silky
Jacque White
crawlspacecadette
zipoffpants
rriverabovo_art
lukewarm rice
el.drgn.noir
grim creeper

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

Join the Facebook Event and invite all your ADULT pals!