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rec.arts.bodyart: Piercing FAQ 4I--Professional Piercers - Beyond N. America

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Archive-name: bodyart/piercing-faq/professional-resources/partI
Last-modified: May 01, 2000
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Summary: This posting contains information about body piercing. Anyone 
    interested in the subject and/or who wishes to read/post to 
    rec.arts.bodyart should read the Piercing FAQ first.

The rec.arts.bodyart Piercing FAQ is divided into 30 parts:

1--Introduction
2A--Jewelry Materials
2B--Jewelry Sizes & Designs
2C--Facial Piercings & Their Suggested Jewelry
2D--Body Piercings & Their Suggested Jewelry 
2E--Genital Piercings & Their Suggested Jewelry
3--Getting A New Piercing
4A--Professional Organizations, Piercing Instruction
4B--Professional Piercers - United States - Alabama - California
4C--Professional Piercers - United States - Colorado - Iowa
4D--Professional Piercers - United States - Kansas - Nevada
4E--Professional Piercers - United States - New Hampshire - North Dakota
4F--Professional Piercers - United States - Ohio - Pennsylvania
4G--Professional Piercers - United States - Rhode Island - Wyoming
4H--Professional Piercers - Canada
4I--Professional Piercers - Beyond N. America
4J--Professional Piercers - Beyond N. America Cont'd
5--Care Of New Piercings
6--The Healing Process & Healing Problems
7--Healed Piercings
8--Historical Information
9A--Resource List
9B--Resource List Cont'd
10A--Personal Experiences - Facial & Unisex Piercings
10B--Personal Experiences - Genital Piercings
10C--Personal Experiences - Genital Piercings Cont'd
10D--Personal Experiences - Genital Piercings Cont'd
11A--Jewelry Manufacturers
11B--Jewelry Manufacturers Cont'd
11C--Jewelry Manufacturers Cont'd

All texts written and (c) 2000 by Anne Greenblatt unless otherwise
noted.
Please see Part 1 of the FAQ for information regarding copyright and
dissemination of the FAQ.

Studios marked with an asterisk * also manufacturer/distribute body
jewelry.
Please see Part 11A - B for more information.


4I  PROFESSIONAL PIERCERS - BEYOND N. AMERICA
    =========================================

Australia
=========

ADRENALIN BODY PIERCING Pty Ltd., McKellar, A.C.T.
  02 6258 6670, mobile 041 215 3399
  http://www.adrenalin.dynamite.com.au/
  visual@dynamite.com.au
  Formerly Visual Creations.

THE BEE'S KNEES, 399 Liverpool St., Darlinghurst, Sydney
  02 361-4888
  Piercer: Jean-Paul
  Assistants: Timothy and Patricia

BODY LANGUAGE, Geoff Wilson, 2 Main St., Lilydale 3140 Victoria
  tel/fax 9735 5884

BODYLINK BODY PIERCING, PO Box 88, Daw Park, Adelaide, South Australia  
  08 381-5093
  Piercer: Chris (male)
  Piercings by appointment only.

DAVID, c/o PO Bx 95, Westgate, Sydney, NSW, 2048, (02) 550-9448
  Piercing by appt only. 

EXOTIC BODY PIERCING, 178b William St. (upstairs), Northbridge, Perth
  tel/fax 08 9328 8683
  http://www.omen.com.au/~navarre/exotic/
  Piercer / owner: Michelle Baker
  7 days, late on Fri - Sat

FOUR ROSES BODY PIERCING STUDIO, 104 Hindley Street, Adelaide,
  South Australia 
  08 8212 2254
  Piercer: Denise

HIGHLINE TATTOOING AND BODY PIERCING, 50 St. Kilda Road, St. Kilda
3183, 
  Victoria
  61 3 9529 2217
  http://www.ozemail.com.au/~aitch/highline/HIGHLINE.html
  Open 7 days
  
HOLIER THAN THOU, 44 Phillips St., Parramatta, Sydney NSW 2150
  612 9633 9611
  kmullan@postbox.usyd.edu.au
  Piercer: Kerry Mullen (attendee of the Gauntlet Piercer Training
Seminars)

INCREDIBLE BODY JEWELLERY, PO Box 334, Caboolture, Queensland 4510
  074 983 983, mobile 018 888 248
  Two retail outlets; piercing by appointment.

THAD NAKAO, 67 Denman Road, Georges Hall 2198, NSW
  Piercer: Thad Nakoa (attendee of the Gauntlet Piercer Training
Seminars)

ONE TRIBE BODY ARTS GALLERY, Studio 1, 5th Floor 238 Flinders Lane,      

   Melbourne Australia, 3000
   061-3-9654-5900 
   http://www.onetribe.com.au
   corvo@onetribe.com.au
   Piercer / owner: Nikk Crow
   Piercer: Cheyenne Morrison (former owner of THE PIERCING TEMPLE)

PACIFIC SUN, PO Box 334, Caboolture, Queensland 4510
  074 983 983, mobile 018 888 248
  Social club meeting monthly.

THE PIERCING SHOP, Elizabeth Arcade, Brisbane 4001, Qld Australia
  07 3229 5149, 07 3211 3309
  Piercers: Lynette Rose and others
  
THE PIERCING URGE, 1st Floor, 206 Commercial Road, Prahran, 3181
Melbourne 
  Mailing address: PO Box 2145, Prahran MDC, 3181 Melbourne
  03 9530 2244, fax 03 9530 2427
  http://www.also.org.au/contents/1103i.html
  Piercings by appt and walk-in
  
THE PIERCING URGE, Shop 3/322 Bourke St., Darlinghurst, 2010 Sydney 
  02 9360 3179, fax 02 9332 3845
  Piercings by appointment and walk-in
  Piercer: Bob Moore

POLYMORPH BODY PIERCING STUDIO MELBOURNE (Formerly NOMAD),
  95 High St., Northcote Victoria 3070
  03 9486-4000
  http://www.matra.com.au/~exile/ngg/polymorph/html
  polymor@netspace.net.au
  Piercers: Andy, Nikai and Sophia
  Tue - Sun 12-7pm, by appt and walk-in
  17+ with valid photo ID

POLYMORPH BODY PIERCING STUDIO SYDNEY, 82 Enmore Road, Newtown NSW 2042
  tel/fax 02 9519-8923
  http://www.matra.com.au/~exile/ngg/polymorph/html
  polymor@netspace.net.au
  Piercers: Duncan, Scott, Danny and Evette
  Reception: Michelle and Jodie
  Daily 11am-7pm, by appt and walk-in
  17+ with valid photo ID

PREMIER BODY PIERCING, 4 Shepherd Street, Ballarat, Victoria
  03 5331 8256
  http://users.netconnect.com.au/~pierce/
  pierce@netconnect.com.au
  Also offers tattoos, scarification, branding, bead insertion.

PREMIER BODY PIERCING, Second Floor, 4 Doveton Street South, Ballarat,  

  Victoria
  http://www.primalurge.com.au053 318 256
  Piercer: Norman
  
PRIMAL URGE PIERCING, 1/800 Hay Street, Perth, Western Australia 6000
  Post: PO Box 7084, Cloisters Square, Perth, Western Australia 6850
  61 8 932 11 909, fax 61 8 932 11 906, mobile 0417 188 532
  http://www.primalurge.com.au
  ozonline@q-net.net.au
  Piercer / owner: Bob Anderson

RINGED MEN, PO Bx 712, Rozelle, NSW, 2039,
  lexw@sue.econ.su.oz.au
  Ringed Men is a social club not a studio.

LYNETTE ROSE, Elizabeth Arcade, Brisbane
  07 3229 5149 and 07 3211 3309
  07 391 1442
  Piercing by appointment.
  
SHARPER IMAGE BODY PIERCING, 97a James St., Northbridge, Perth
  08 9328 8441
  Piercer: Rachel Jameson
  
STEEL LOTUS BODY ARTS @ THE ILLUSTRATED MAN TATTOO STUDIO,
  228 A Elizabeth St., Sydney
  02 211 3761, fax 02 281 8478
  7 days a week 12 noon - 12 midnight; walk ins are accepted for
piercing.
  Piercer: Carly " Lotus" Hildred (formally trained by Bill Krebs &
Adam 
  Block at Pleasurable Piercings, New Jersey, USA)


Austria
=======

TATTOO STUDIO VIENNA, Kegelgasse 6 (corner Bechardgasse), 1030 Vienna
  0222 718 32 55, fax 0222 718 32 55 4
  Piercing by appointment.

*FREIZEEITVEREIN PRIAPOS*, Lehrbachgasse 4/1, A-1120 Wien, Vienna,
Austria
  43 1 8124716
  Piercers: Alexandra and Andreas
  You must be 18


Belgium
=======

ARKEL BODY ART, Brussels
  00 32 2 410.87.99
  Photo available at the Nurses and Needles at
  http://nan.allmansland.com/ 

BODY DECORATION, Driesstraat 43, 3800 St. Truiden
  0 11 692543

RITUAL BODY PIERCING, Galerie du centre, 21-1000 Bruxelles
  tel/fax 32 2 218 43 51

ROMY PIERCINGS, Kleine Kraaiwijk 12, 2000 Antwerpen
  03-2274557
  Piercer: Romy

THE WOLFMASTER, Nieuwstraat 16, 9860 Oosterzele, Belgium
  and Lisserdijk 480, 2165  AH Lisserbroek, The Netherlands
  tel/fax 32 0 9 362.32.58
  http://www.cti.be/users/wolfmaster/index.html
  wolfmaster@unicall.be
  Piercing services as well as a Fetish and Piercing Club.


Colombia
========

GOA EXOTIC PIERCING, Calle 82 # 13 - 41 2do Piso, Santafe de Bogota
  57 1 2360419
  franzn@rocketmail.com
  Piercer: Franz Nieto


Denmark
=======

GORLUBB PIERCING, Gasvaerksvej 6 B, 1656 Copenhagen V
  tel/fax 453 3252 926
  gorlubb@post1.tele.dk
  Piercer: Jack Rubini (member of the APP, attendee of Gauntlet
Seminars)

MS METTE HINTZE'S PIERCING CLINIC, The Black Universe, 
  Studiestraede 16, DK-1455 Copenhagen K., +45 33 32 31 13 
  or 31 57 82 47


Finland
=======

Directory of piercing studios
  http://www.cc.jyu.fi/~juhtolv/lavistys.html

HAPPY RABBITS TATTOO & BODY PIERCING, Vallilantie 24-26 B 4,
  00510 Helsinki
  90 700 29 780, 950 562 0226
  http://www.cc.jyu.fi/~juhtolv/lavistys.html
  Piercers: Marjo and Harri Eerkinen
  Jewelry mai-lorder available.

HARNESS, Kalevankatu 28, Helsinki, Phone: 358-0-7002 9204
  Piercer: Marko
  Wed-Sat, 3-6pm


France
======

A directory of piercing and tattoo studios is available at
  http://www.sdv.fr/strassbuch/shop/beaute.html

BODY PIERCING INTERNATIONAL
  http://wwwperso.hol.fr/~piercing/
  Body.Piercing.International@Wanadoo.fr
  tel/fax (0)4 78 23 69 66, (0)4 74 76 19 40 
  Mobile (0)6 09 41 18 96 

EXPERIENCE MARQUIS, 11 Place Tobie Robatel, 69001 Lyon
  33 04 78 39 72 38, mobile 33 06 11 76 11 54

MR. OLIVIER ROCQUET, 5 Montee Du Grapillon, 01460 Montreal La Cluse
  Mr. Rocquet speaks only French.

23 KELLER, formerly GAUNTLET, 23 Rue Keller, Bastille, Paris
  http://www.gauntlet.com/  
  Piercers: Dominique Minchelli (member of the APP)

RINGS & NEEDLES, 43 rue des Bons Enfants, 76000 ROUEN
  00 33 32 38 71 07, 00 33 35 07 62 06
  

Germany
=======

ÄSTHETIC PIERCING, David Scheidl, Sulzdorfer Weg 7, 86655 Mündling
Harburg, 
  Germany
  0 90 80 20 15, fax 0 90 80 40 77
  http://www.piercing.de
  info@piercing.de

ARS SUBCUTAN, Alphornstrasse 41, 68169 Mannheim
  0621 3189183

ARTCORE, Karlsruhe
  49 721 30254
  Piercer: Tom
  Tuesday - Thursday, 1 - 7 pm.  Appointments recommended.
  
BALDOS STUDIO, 5500 Trier, Postfach 2764 
  0651 2 83 35 ab 20 Uhr

BLUE SPIKE BODY PIERCING, Wiesenstrasse 6, D-69190 Walldorf
  06227 891232
  Piercers: Judith and Greg

*BODYPIERCINGS*, Ludwigspassage 7, 63739 Aschaffenburg
  tel 06021 25656, fax 06021 970177
  bodyp.aburg@t-online.de
  Owned and operated by Karin Geier and Jörg Strohbach, since 1993.
  Piercers: Karin Geier, Jörg Strohbach

BOUTIQUE SECRETS, Marienplatz 1 (nähe Heumarkt), 50676 Köln
  0221 244 100
  Piercer: Andrea

CUTGLASS PIERCING STUDIO, Munchen
  089 263508

DEEP METAL BODYPIERCING, Brückstr. 56, D-44135 Dortmund
  tel 0231-817894, fax 0231-577510
  http://pink-online.com/gaydat/ger/plz4/dortmund/piercing/deepmeta.htm

*EROSART BOUTIQUE*, Postfach 1132 D-25557 Hanerau-Hademarschen
  tel 49 4872 2038, fax 49 4872 3960
  Piercers / owners: Conny & Reinhard Wilhelm
  
FANATICAL BODY AND INTIM-PIERCING, Landgasse 38, 84028 Landshut
  tel/fax 0871 273086
  http://home.t-online.de/home/mike.crankpins/
  mike.crankpins@t-online.de

FREIE MANUFAKTUR, Beim grunen Jager 25, 20359 Hamburg
  0049 40 439 18 39, 40 430 81 00
  
*FS BODY FINARY*, Postfach 600733, 81207 Muenchen, Germany
  49 8142 57670, fax 49 8142 45594
  http://www.fsbody.at
  F.S.BodyFinary@t-online.de
  Owned and operated by Franz and Angelika Schlechter, since 1990.
  Piercer: Franz; does not perform facial piercings.
  
HERR DER RINGE Piercing Studio, Hadwigstr. 30, D-78224 Singen
  tel/fax 49 7731 12833
  herr.der.ringe@t-online
  Piercers / owners: Bernd "Lurch" Kirchmann, Bernd "Wurm" Woermle
  Wed - Fri 12 - 8 pm; Sat 2 - 4 pm            

LGS SEX SHOP, Bochumerstrasse 76, D-45886 Gelsenkirchen
  49 209 22214

SUZIE Q PLEASURE AND PAIN, c/o Tattoo You, Sirnauer Strasse 23, 
  73728 Esslingen

SERIOUS PIERCING, Mörserstr. 103, 40667 Meerbusch
  Terminvereinbarung unter 0172/2007616
  02132 4151        

*SIN-A-MATIC*, Theresienstr. 3, 90762 Fuerth
  49 (0)911 749050, fax 49 (0)911 7499892
  http://www.sin-a-matic.com
  sinamatic@aol.com
  Piercers: Mike Dupre, Eric Schaeff, Oli Neuhardt
  Branding and scarification available.
  Mon - Frei 10am - 4pm

SKINWORKS GALLERY, Skinworks Gallery, Haendelstr. 29, 50674 Cologne
  49 221 2407765
  Mon - Fri 12:00-18:30, Sat 12:00-16:00
  Piercers: Martina and Tom

THRILLING DRILLING ENTERPRISES, Marktstraße 2-4, D-33602 Bielefeld
  49 521 137711, fax 49 521 137712
  http://members.aol.com/thridri/index.htm
  thridri@aol.com
  Piercers: M. "Coach" Weber and Vanessa Ukena
  
  
Ireland
=======

LIVING ART TATTOO AND BODY PIERCING STUDIO, 42 Lower Gerald Griffin St.,
  Limerick City
  353 86 813 2601, fax 353 61 315 820
  http://www.livingart.ie/
  info@livingart.ie
  Piercer: Buddy


Israel
======

PSYCHO TATTOO AND BODY PIERCING, Dizengoff Center (Gate 2 2nd floor), 
  Tel Aviv
  972 3 5250353
  Piercer: Guy
  Cash/credit cards
  

Italy
=====

IMAX INTERNATIONAL, PO Box 240, Via Emilia 41, 47036 Riccione Rn Italy
  tel 39 541 642160, fax 39 541 643542
  http://www.imaxint.com
  imax@rimini.com
  Contact Max Grassi
  Jewelry in 316L stainless steel, 18k gold; piercing supplies.
  Color / black and white catalog.
  
TATTOO STUDIO, Via Rigutti, 7 - 34100 Trieste
  tel 39 40 638299, fax 39 40 368763
  (info@tattoo.interware.it)
  http://www.interware.it/tattoo
  http://www.interware.it/tsr/Dri1.html


Japan
=====

214 COMPANY, Berry Rainbow, #201, 3-6-8, Ebisu-minami, Shibuya-ku
  Tokyo, 150
  81 03 5722 6387

214 COMPANY, 102, 1-35, 2-2, Atsubetsu-higashi, Atsubetsu-ku, Sapporo
City,
  Hokkaido, 004
  81 11 898 6696
  twof@aa.mbn.or.jp
  Contact N. Demi Matsuda and Tomoya Hatano
  Distributor of Anatometal brand jewelry.

NOL CORPORATION CO.,LTD., 4F, 2-8-1, Fuda, Chofu-City, Tokyo 182-0024
Japan
  81 424 85 5565/3100, fax 81 424 85 1702/1708
  http://www.annie.ne.jp/~nolcorp/
  nolcorp@annie.ne.jp
  Manufacturer and distributor of jewelry in 316L stainless steel,
niobium, 
  titanium, acrylic, glass, organic materials.
  Piercing supplies.
  Retail / Wholesale

NOON, 150 Oak Village, 405 35-4 Udagawa, Shibuya, Tokyo
  03 3464 8994
  http://www.fix.co.jp/extra/fetish/noon/e_index.html
  Open 1 - 8pm
  Piercer: Eizo Mamiya
  

Luxembourg
==========

*CREATIVE ART COLLECTION*, Postbox 1317, L-1013 Luxembourg
  352-759244, fax 352-759352
  http://www.creativeartcollection.com


The Netherlands
===============

A directory of piercing studios is available at Piercing Home Holland
  http://www.lasersex.nl/piercing/adressen.htm

BODY MANIPULATIONS, Stromarkt 11, 1012 SW Amsterdam
  020-623344
  http://www.channels.nl/bodyman.html
  Sister store to BODY MANIPULATIONS, San Francisco, California

BODY PIERCING CLINIC, Drachten 
  0512-540121

IDOL TATTOOING & PIERCING STUDIO, Schiedamseweg 82a, 3025 AE Rotterdam
  31-10-4771292
  Piercer / owner: Willem
  Check/Cash
  By appointment only.  Uses only surgical steel and gold jewelry.
  
TATTOOING & PIERCING STUDIO, Kloveniersburgwal 135, 1011 KE Amsterdam
  020-257812

JAN DEHAAN, HOLLAND PIERCING CLINIC, Box 52, 2150 AB Nieuw-Vennep

THEO J G HARTKAMP
  31-20-6946981

PIERCING TEMPLE, Zutphen
  0575-546524
  http://www.universal.nl/users/piercingtemple/
  Alexander@universal.nl
  
*SIN-A-MATIC*, Keizersgracht 558, 1017 Amsterdam
  31 (0)20 423 3190, fax 31 (0)20 423 3287
  http://www.sin-a-matic.com
  mail@sin-a-matic.demon.nl
  Mon - Fri 11am - 5pm

THE WOLFMASTER, Lisserdijk 480, 2165  AH Lisserbroek
  tel/fax 32 (0)9 362.32.58
  http://www.cti.be/users/wolfmaster/index.html
  wolfmaster@unicall.be
  Piercing services as well as a Fetish and Piercing Club.


New Zealand
===========

BODY PIERCING SPECIALISTS LTD, Level 1/292 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland
  64 9 5206754
  Piercers: Jane and Shane Johnston (both attendees of the Gauntlet
Piercer
  Training Seminars, members of the APP)
  
FLESH WOUND PIERCING STUDIO, 253 Cuba Street Wellington
  025 851169
  wound@voyager.co.nz
  Piercer: Hamish Halley


Norway
======

OSLO PIERCING STUDIO, Munkegt.1, Pb 617 Sentrum, 0106 Oslo
  47 22 68 98 60, 47 900 89 900 (24 hour)
  http://www.piercing.no
  Piercer: Christina
  
OSLO PIERCING STUDIO, Herslebsgt. 4, 0561 Oslo
  47 22 37 84 02, 47 900 89 900 (24 hour)
  By appointment only.

WITCHY BITCHY BEAUTY SPOT & ORIGINAL IMPORT, Nikolaikirkealm 4, 5003,
Bergen
  47 55 962265, 47 946 23138


Singapore
=========

JOHNNY TWO THUMBS, 14 Scotts Road, #04-101 Far East Plaza, 228213
  7353710
  Piercer: Mann Bahadur (member of the APP)


South Africa
============

EDDIE GRAHAM, 14 Raymond Street, Yeoville, Johannasberg 
   and Shop 5 Burnette Building, Burnette Street, Hatfield, Pretoria 
   012-362-1497, cell 083-600-9212
   wickedcc@global.co.za

ENZO, Johanesburg
  011 972-4836
  xyme@hixnet.co.za
  By house call only.

METALMACHINE, 52 Long Street, Cape Town
  Piercers: Simon and Jason


Sweden
======

*BARBARELLA STUDIO*, 4.e Longgatan 6, Gothenburg
  Post: Box 311 72, 400 32, Gothenburg
  031 147968, fax 031 147918
  http://www.barbarella.se
  piercing@barbarella.se
  Piercer: Joakim Eriksson (member of the APP)
  
*BARBARELLA STUDIO*, Mjolnaregatan 2, Malmo
  Post: Box 311 72, 400 32, Gothenburg
  031 147968, fax 031 147918
  http://www.barbarella.se
  piercing@barbarella.se
  Piercer: Joakim Eriksson (member of the APP)

EAST STREET TATTOOING & PIERCING, Östgötagatan 77, 116 64 Stockholm
  08 702 06 59
  http://www.dsv.su.se/~p-lundst/east/start4.html
  Piercer: Marcus

IPIS - INTIMSMYCKADE PAR I SVERIGE, Box 710, 114 79 Stockholm
  tel/fax 46 8 747 1493
  Staff: Asas and Jonas
   
JAN KOPRIWA BODY PIERCING STUDIO, Laderverkstan, Rosenlundsgatan 30A,
Stockholm
  46 8 658 6935
  By appointment only.
  

Switzerland
===========

BASEL TATTOO & PIERCING STUDIO, Theatergasslein 17, CH-4051 Basel
  tel/fax 41 61 281 06 33
  100775.3300@compuserve.com
  http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/dholm
  Piercers:  Birras and Patattack
  Mo-Fr 12:00-18:30, Sa 11:00-17:00

BOUTIQUE DANA, Grossackerstr. 5, CH-9006 St. Gallen
  41 71 253195, fax 41 71 952491

PLEASURABLE PIERCINGS, Sagergasslein 2, Untere Rheingasse, Basal, 4058
  41 61 681 1990, fax 681 1994
  http://www.pleasurable.com


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                              Anne Greenblatt
                Manager of the rec.arts.bodyart Piercing FAQ
                             Piercing Exquisite
                      http://www.piercingexquisite.com

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