Bryan Thomas


Bryan Thomas is the co-owner of Born This Way Body Arts located in Knoxville, Tennessee. He is proud to be a member of the Association of Professional Piercers.  He excels at a clamp-free approach to piercing, creating an intimate and culturally organic experience between himself and the client, and is well versed in all types of piercings both conventional and obscure. His technical training includes everything from genital piercings to surface anchors. The driving force behind his passion is to adorn people with the best jewelry available, and create accents for the human body’s natural aesthetics.

Bryan is also an avid cat lover with a pension to be goofy around the workplace, there is never a moment during the day where he isn’t greeting you with a smile.

Bryan is certified in Bloodborne Pathogens, First Aid, CPR, Reiki, and regularly attends the Association of Professional Piercer’s conference for continuing education.

Bryan oversees our piercing staff, but is no longer taking appointments.