Who We Are

Established in 2013, Modern Ritual is a state of the art piercing and jewelry studio located in the heart of Downtown Canton. Our piercing staff consists of members in good standing with The Association of Professional Piercers, who participate in continuing education at the annual APP conference every year. We are here to help you look and feel your best through adornment. Whether you already have a piercing or if you are considering getting your first one, through safe piercing practices and a top quality jewelry selection, we strive to help you have the best piercing experience possible. We also have a great selection of non-pierced jewelry options for our clients that want something as unique as their personality. 


Our Team

Owner/Body Piercer

Rob Church has been piercing professionally since 2003.  He has been a member of the Association of Professional Piercers since 2013, and has been attending their annual conference to continue his education since 2011.  Between the years of 2013 and 2016 Rob helped in rewriting Ohio's Body Art rules and regulations.  During that time, he assisted in training health inspectors across the state on the updated rules, and lead to teaching a class at the Northeast Ohio Health Association's conference that focused on acceptable jewelry for...

Body Piercer

Reba began piercing professionally in 2007. They started their career in central Florida, before moving to Ohio in 2012. With the opening of Modern Ritual in 2013, they became a member of the Association of Professional Piercers. Reba has attended the yearly APP Conference since 2013, continuing their education and striving to keep their piercing procedure current with courses in anatomy, aftercare, bedside manner, and body jewelry composition. It is their goal to provide a safe and informed piercing experience to each and every client.