While attending college for a Bachelor’s of Science in Health and Human Performance, Erik began his piercing journey working as a counter person at Fantasy Graphics in Hays, Kansas. After two short years, he started his Body Piercing Apprenticeship at Elektrik Chair in Wichita, Kansas. Shortly after becoming fully licensed with the Kansas Board of Cosmetology in 2007, he went back to Fantasy Graphics. In 2007-2008 he worked at Sore Loser Tattoo in Hays, Kansas and eventually made his way back to Elektrik Chair. He is always trying to further his knowledge and expertise with body piercing. Erik has attended the annual Association of Professional Piercers (APP) conferences since 2012 and various other educational workshops, such as the Fakir Intensives workshop in San Francisco, 2012. Since 2015, he has been working on his Goldsmith Apprenticeship with Stewart’s Jewelry shop here in Wichita.
After attending Fort Hays State University for Botany, Jordan began working the front desk at Sore Loser Tattoo (2010-2014). In fall of 2014, he initiated his piercing apprenticeship at Elektrik Chair. After becoming a fully licensed piercer in February of 2016, he continues to work as a body piercer at Elektrik Chair. Furthering his education related to body piercing, Jordan has attended the 2015 and 2016 APP conferences.