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Point 75: An Ethnography of the Stretched Earlobe Piercing as Site – Paul King

Paul King Treasure, Association of Professional Piercers Acknowledgments The author would like to express appreciation for the guidance from Matthew Kennedy, Joshua Craze, Laurence Cohen, Arpita Roy, and Justin Underhill. He offers his deepest gratitude to the research participants for […]

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Point 75 – Guest Spot Etiquette – Frankie Pistone

Frankie Pistone Self-employed Piercer The opportunity to guest spot is a great way to learn and grow as an industry professional. Spending time behind the scenes in studios

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Point 75: Sailor Sid Archives – Digital Collection

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Point 75: Preparing Your Studio For Conference – Julie & April

Julie Taylor & April Thomas Outreach Committee If you or other piercers in your studio are going to be at Conference for a week, it is best to

Gus Diamond at APP Conference 2015

Point 75: An Interview with Gus Diamond – Matte Erickson

Matte Erickson Alpha-Omega Body Piercing The Body Piercing Archive presents a new series of informal interviews with some of the most interesting people in the body piercing community. Often

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Point 75: The Mentor Program – Cale Belford

Cale Belford The Mentor Team What is the mentor program? It is a fantastic outreach system started by Ryan Ouellette in 2009. His dream was to essentially

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Point 74: Charles Gatewood Remembered – Kendra Jane B

Kendra Jane Berndt Managing Editor of Content & Archives Charles Gatewood, 73, had an indisputable impact on our industry, although he was never

Brian Skellie headshot at 2014 APP conference by April Berardi

Point 75: President’s Corner – Brian Skellie

Brian Skellie APP President As I eagerly anticipate our next meeting, the gratitude that I feel towards my colleagues in this

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Point 74: 1st Italian Conference on Piercing Practice – Bruno Valsecchi

1° Convegno italiano su LA PRATICA DEL PIERCING Roma, 28-10-2015 Organizzato da Istituto Superiore di Sanità A Roma, mercoledì 28 Ottobre 2015, il centro ONDICO dell’Istituto

Sunset beach suspension at Italian SusCon 2016

Point 74: Italian SusCon 2015

ITALIAN SUSCON 2015 (Italian Original) Dal 20 al 22 settembre 2015 si è svolta a Tirrenia (Pi) italia l’11ma edizione dell’italian suscon, seminario sui rituali di trazione

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