A Custom Car & Motorcycle Inspired Art Show

Sioux Empire Art & Iron Show

Saturday March 2nd 2019

10:00 AM-10:00 PM

WH Lyons Fairgrounds Armory Building

Sioux Falls, South Dakota

The Show

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About Sioux Empire Art & Iron Show

The Sioux Empire Art & Iron Show will be held in the 8000 sq ft armory building on the WH Lyons Fairgrounds. 

Kustom Kulture Art, Killer Hot Rods, Custom Motorcycles, Live Tattooing and Music all day long!   All proceeds benefit the Sioux Empire Pit Rescue and we are honored to host our featured guest  Iowa artist Darren McKeag.  

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The Iron....

Some of the coolest custom cars and motorcycles have been selected.  True pieces of art and inspiration on display.  If you have a ride you want to enter send us an email with a picture and info. The show will fill up fast!!! siouxempireartandironshow@gmail.com

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Sioux Empire Pit Rescue


All proceeds from this event benefit this great organization!

Whether you can give a little or a lot, know your donation is extremely appreciated, and that all of your dollars go straight to supporting the dogs of Sioux Empire Pit Rescue!

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The Art....

 The Sioux Empire is loaded with artistic talent.  The Sioux Empire Art and Iron Show will give artists a place to showcase what they can do and what they have been working on. All the art at the Sioux Empire Art and Iron Show will be related to the custom car and motorcycle culture.

Click Link Below if interested in entering your art in our exhibit.

Art Display Registration
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The Ink...


Giving the area tattoo artist a place to shine in their own backyard. Whether in competition or display we will have many of the local best on hand.  We are going to have Live Tattooing and Competition the day of event. 


Tattoo Show Competition
Bringing a hand full of bands together that ROCK!  Local bands and musicians playing all day.

The Music...

The Sioux Empire Art and Iron Show will be bringing a handfull of bands together that ROCK!  Live music from local bands and area muscians that appeal to our custom car and motorcycle culture throughout the day of the event.   

The Venue

Featured Guest

The Art of Darren McKeag

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The Art of Darren McKeag  is a compilation of motorbike influenced art. All enamel paintings are done by hand, with a brush. Darren enjoys working in other mediums, such as acrylic, pen and ink, colored pencil and limited edition screen printed posters.Ranging from complete motorbike paint jobs, helmet paint jobs, pinstriping to t-shirt and event poster designs and even logo designs.

Find out more about The Art of Darren McKeag
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Vendors

Live Tattooing

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The Sioux Empires 1st live tattooing exhibit is going to be awesome with some of the best local artist!   


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Live Artists

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Artists doing what they do!  Pinstripping, air brushing, and more!

Industry Vendors

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Custom Car and Motorcycle industry businesses promoting their work.

TATTOO CONTEST INFORMATION

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MARCH 2ND 2019

4:00 PM-5:30 PM 

WH LYONS FAIRGROUNDS ARMORY BUILDING

Followed by AWARDS


CONTESTANTS NEED TO BE REGISTERED BY 3:00 PM 

MARCH 2nd 2019

ENTRY FEE

$10 PER ENTRY

PARTICIPANTS MAY ENTER SAME TATTOO IN MULTIPLE CATAGORIES

CATEGORIES

  • SMALL COLOR (UP TO 6'' x 6")
  • LARGE COLOR (LARGER THAN 6" X 6")
  • SMALL BLACK & GRAY (UP TO 6" X 6")
  • LARGE BLACK & GRAY (LARGER THAN 6" X 6")
  • BEST BACK/SLEEVE/EXTENSIVE BOD (ANYTHING FROM 1/2 SLEEVE TO FULL BODY)
  • BEST PORTRAIT
  • BEST COVER-UP
  • BEST ANIMAL
  • BEST HOTROD OR MOTORCYCLE RELATED  (RATFINK VON DUTCH ETC.)
  • TATTOO OF THE DAY (ANY TATTOO STARTED AND FINISHED  AT EVENT)


AWARDS GIVEN FOR 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each class

Tattoo Exhibition

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Red Arbor Tattoos & Fine Art

For artist booth inquires please send an email with "Booth Rental" in the subject line. Please include link to portfolios. We have limited number of booths and require two artist per boot

redarborllc@gmail.com
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Tattoo Artists Booth

Booth Includes:

2 Artist wristbands and 2 assistants wristbands

Distilled Water

Sharps Container

3' x 6' Table with Table cCoth

2' x 6' Plastic Table

4 Folding Chairs

Trash Bin & Liners

Free Wifi

*Extra Tables Available for $10.00

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Requirements

Setup Times: 

Friday March 1st 1:00 PM-8:00 PM

Saturday March 2nd 8:00 AM-10:00 AM

Health Department Inspections Times will be announced


Artist will have access to power, but it is recommended to bring extension cords/power strips.


Artists will have access to Artist Station that will have printer/scanner/copier and thermofax for stencils


The Printer will be accessible through wifi. Consent forms will be provided by the artist area as well as aftercare instructions.


Payment for booth space must be received in full by 2/15/19 to secure spot.

Pay to the order of 

Sioux Empire Pit Rescue

C/O Elite Electric

PO BOX 795 

Brandon, SD  57005  


Payments can also be dropped off at Red Arbor Tattoo & Fine Art.

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ART EXHIBIT

GUIDELINES

  

All forms of mixed media, multimedia art is welcome


  • · Exhibitions must be based-on, inspired and/or related to the Custom Car and Motorcycle Culture and/or industry.


  • · Entries must be entered by March 1st 6:00 PM and be removed by 12:00 PM on March 3rd. All exceptions must be approved by Event Coordinator.


  • · Only original works may be submitted to our exhibition and subject of entry must be a concept developed by the submitting artist and executed by his/her hands


  • · All artwork should be of the carry-in size matter. Space is limited for the exhibit.


  • · Artist shall furnish suitable display items for artwork exhibit. Special request shall be approved by Event Coordinator.


  •  The reserved area for exhibit will not have the capability for hanging artwork. Easels will need to be used for framed pieces. Display Tables  & Floor Space will be available for artwork.


· Artists should supply proper labeling for work. 

· The artist’s name

· The title of the work

· The medium of the work

· The price of the work (if applicable)

Here is an example:

Vincent van Gogh
The Starry Night, 1889
Oil on canvas
NFS


· Artwork may be priced for sale or NFS. SEAIS will not be responsible for the sale of such work

Registration

siouxempireartandironshow@gmail.com


Entering a piece in the Art Exhibit is free but must be entered in terms and time frame of the guidelines.  Artist will receive 2 entrance tickets to Saturdays event.

Email to Enter

Our Industry Sponsors

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Our Platnium Sponsors

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Our Gold Sponsors

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Our Silver Sponsors

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Music Entertainment Lineup

Show Opens 10:00 AM

-THE INSIDERS 10:30 am-12:00 pm


-DONNIE MILLER & THE FULL GALLOP BAND 12:30 pm-2:00 pm 


-MINORITY FALLS 2:30 pm-4:00 pm

TATTOO CONTEST 4:00 pm-5:30 pm

-AWARDS/ANNOUCEMENTS 5:30 pm-6:00 pm


-THE SHAPESHIFTERZ 6:00-7:30 pm


-RAFFLE/TATTOO OF THE DAY AWARDS PRESENTED


-BIG RED RAWKIT RIOT 8:00 pm-9:30 pm


-HELMET RAFFLE WINNER    ANNOUNCED  & FINAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

CLOSED TO PUBLIC 10:00 pm

Music Line Up

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Sound and Lights Production By

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Contact Us

Send Message

If you are interested in particpating in any of our events please email us your details

Do you have questions or comments about the event? Do you need special accommodations? Send me a message, and I will get back to you as soon as I can.

The Sioux Empire Art & Iron Show

Call Chris @(605) 201-0066

Hours

 Show Hours Saturday 10 am-9 pm