Rod is the owner of Dreamscape. He started a strickly piercing shop called Acro Deco Body Piercing (Bend Oregon) in 1998 and was the only registered nurse body piercer in the north west. By the year 2000, piercings became so popular that the Bend Bulletin featured Rod’s shop on the front page of the business section. Rod eventually retired from nursing in 2005 and devoted his time exclusively to master in the art of body piercing. Rod sold Acro Deco in 2005 and traveled to Southern California where he learned precision piercing and body modification. He pierced and managed at both “Raw Ink” and “Tried and True” Tattoo and Piercing. Rod’s specialties include Tongue splitting, subdermal silicone implants, magnetic finger implants, Genital beading, shaped ear punches, ear repair, keloid removal and pointed or elf ears. Rods nursing, medical background and his passion for piercing has made him a leader in the industry and given him a unique edge in sterile technique as well as a science-based understanding of the bodies healing process.