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RopuNawa & Freya – Announcing presenters

RopuNawa RopuNawa first encountered Shibari/Kinbaku in 2008 at a performance in Australia. This performance stayed with him on his way back to Switzerland, where he began his own journey with the rope. He formed...

Tamandua and Gestalta – Announcing presenters

Tamandua Tamandua is a full time rope artist and Kinbaku instructor based in Berlin. I have a passionately sadistic streak and a deep love for the aesthetic realm of Kinbaku. Having learned from a...

Workshop Armbinders, elbow bondage and strappados

(Presenter: RopeMarks & Spring, Workshop level: L2-3) Most people are familiar with tying the arms behind the back in a TK, but there is so much more if you want to take away the...

Workshop Strengthening and locking shoulders

(Presenter: Joan von Brook, Workshop level: L1-3) Shoulder problems in Takate Kote are quite frequent. They occur mostly in suspensions, but you can encounter them even in floor ties. We will start with brief...

Workshop Rope and performance

(Presenter: BurgundyRose & SpringTide, Workshop level: L1-3) “A stage space has two rules: (1) Anything can happen and (2) Something must happen.” – Peter Brook, The Empty Space Drawing from BurgundyRose’s experi ence making...

Workshops Kasumi Hourai

Kasumi Hourai will present following workshops: My thoughts and philosophy about kinbaku (L1-3) How to communicate with your partner using rope (L1-3) Suspension from my works (L3, registration required)

BurgundyRose & SpringTide – Announcing perfomer

BurgundyRose and SpringTide started tying together in 2016. The flame for primal energy between the pair was lit in a Takedown class the following Spring, and they have been partners in rope, and in...

Presenting our main headliner: Kasumi Hourai

We are pleased to announce our main headliner from Japan – Kasumi Hourai. Hourai was born in Aichi Prefecture, Japan, in 1980. She started her career in BDSM and kinbaku industry in 1999. She...