Piercing Apprentice @ Calculated Punkture Studio in Brentwood, Ca. Hardy has been the apprentice since April 27, 2012, where she has excelled in her duties as an apprentice and started piercing just 3 months into her apprenticeship. She shows a love for piercings and has exceeded expectations being the only female in an all male shop. As such she had a lot of expectations to uphold. Although has been a great addition to the shop.