Emilio Saylor

A native of Northwest Indiana, Emilio is an extremely versatile artist who works across multiple medias with his art. Emilio has over a decade of experience in the tattoo industry, and is widely considered one of the top tattooers in the Midwest. He also has plenty of time put in on the tattoo convention circuit around the United States, racking up an impressive list of awards. Recently he has flexed his muscles in the blackwork style, but also has a very distinct new school flair. He is sponsored by Electric Ink and has been published seven times in six different tattoo-specific magazines.


*2018 Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention*
--1st Place Large Male Color 🏆
*2017 Chicago Tattoo Arts Convention*

--2nd Place Male Small Color
2014 Asheville Tattoo Convention
--1st Place Large Color Tattoo 🏆
2012 Chicago Arts Tattoo Convention
--2nd Place Female Medium Black
2011 Milwaukee Tattoo Arts Convention
--2nd Place Small Color Tattoo
--2nd Place Hand/Neck Tattoo
--3rd Place Female Medium Color
2011 Chicago Arts Tattoo Convention
--2nd Place Tattoo of the Day
--3rd Place Hand/Neck Tattoo



Rebel Ink Magazine Dec. 2014
Skin & Ink Issue 151
Freshly Inked Vol. 3 Issue 4
Ink Fashion Issue No. 8
Tattoo Review Issue #159
Tattoo Review Issue #158
Tattoo Guru
June 2010


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