Whether to learn a new skill, translate former boy scouts knowledge into something kinky, or to begin the road to mastering this demanding discipline, this basics class will teach you several usable Japanese-style ties for you to practice and build your skill set. Safety, body positions, rope type, equipment, preparation, and style will be covered in a hands-on atmosphere. With these simple tools learned you can begin to create the intricate scenes in your mind and decode the secrets underlying all Shibari tying. Bring rope (2x 30ft lengths, 1×10-15ft length)
Klawdya Rothschild is an independent curator, artist, Alt Sex and Spirituality educator, Kink Rights Advocate, and Occultist. Klawdya’s academic background is in Social and Evolutionary Psychology, Fiber Arts, and Curating. In 2008 she was elected to the Board of Directors of the National Coalition for Sexual Freedom(NCSF) and she has participated in the BDSM/Fetish Community for over a decade. She has worked as a Dominatrix, model, performer, Rope Bondage Rigger, Spiritual Healer, Temple Whore and always a mixed-media artist. In the BDSM and Fetish Community she is best known for Japanese-influenced Rope Bondage, especially her Self Bondage Manifesto, and for CDTV Transformation. She is the founder of the Baltimore Erotic Arts Festival, and a recipient of the Annie Sprinkle Aphrodite Award.
Pre-paid registration (in-store or via telephone) is required to attend a PASSION 101 workshop.