Adam Richins - Body Piercer
Adam has been piercing professionally since 2006, and has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers (APP) since 2012. Formerly of Chimera Tattoo and Way Body Arts here in Santa Cruz, Adam has worked at many reputable piercing studios across the country, and is thrilled to be back serving the beautiful people of Santa Cruz County.
Shelby Richins - Body Piercer
Shelby has been piercing professionally since 2008, and has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers (APP) since 2016. Originally from Los Angeles, Shelby has worked at a number of piercing studios in California, as well as one of the most respected body jewelry manufacturers worldwide, Anatometal.
Alexander Kirkiles - Body Piercer
Our resident Santa Cruz native, Alexander has been piercing professionally since 2012, and has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers (APP) since 2017. He's worked at various studios in the greater Bay Area, and he's also currently a part of the wonderful team at Anatometal.
Anthony Swift - Client Care
Anthony's knowledge of body jewelry is endless! His mastery will ensure that you're picking out that perfect piece of jewelry for any new or existing piercings. When he's not at the studio, you'll find Anthony working along side the folks at Anatometal, or spending time with his wife Erin and their dog Hippo. Anthony has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers since 2017.
Shayne Holborow - Client Care
Formerly from San Diego, Shayne's love for body piercing knows no bounds! Having been pierced at many studios along the coast of California, she's here to make sure any and all of your questions don't go unanswered. You can find Shayne at Cal State University of Monterey Bay working towards her degree in Communications. Shayne has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers since 2017.
Madalynne Acosta - Client Care
The newest addition to the team, Madi's passion for body piercing and jewelry never ceases to amaze us! Madi joined our staff after being a long time client, and she's here to ensure that your experience at Amory is worthwhile. In her spare time, Madi can be found adventuring around the Santa Cruz Mountains with her dogs Ella Marie and The Duke.