Category Archives: News & Notes

Apply for a scholarship today!

Last year I applied for the Al D. scholarship so that I could attend the APP conference.  Little did I know that attending conference would change so much in my life and at work. I met some amazing piercers and made lots of new friends. Right now there are 2 weeks left to apply for […]

Hands free everything!

Happy New Year everyone!  Hope the holiday's treated you well.  Our new year is off to a great start. We have so much planned and are hopeful that this year will be better than the last! To start off the new year we have upgraded our room with several hands free devices including our purell, […]

Comprehensive Piercing Seminar @ Fakir Intensives

Last week I attended the first ever "Comprehensive Piercing Seminar" at Fakir Intensives.  For 5 days I learned different piercing techniques by shadowing piercers such as Fakir Musafar, Ken Coyote, Ian Bishop, Jef Saunders, Cody Vaughn, Tod Almighty, William Grindatti, and Jori Zan.  I also learned about the history of the body piercing movement, and […]

Received my APP conference certificate!

I am super happy to finally have my certificate from the APP conference that I attended back in June. The certificate serves as a reminder of such a pivotal week in my career. Makes me smile looking at it remembering my time with the rest of the volunteers (love you guys!). I took 14 classes […]

Renewed our bloodborne pathogen certificate

Last weekend I decided it was time to retake my bloodborne pathogens exam. It was set to expire on the 22nd of this month. I sat through 2 hours of videos and got a perfect score on the exam.  Next year I will have to retake both BBP and First AID.