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Studio Friction's Rope Bondage Series - Beginner 1 with Brad & Senna

  • 4 Aug 2022
  • 25 Aug 2022
  • 4 sessions
  • 4 Aug 2022, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (MDT)
  • 11 Aug 2022, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (MDT)
  • 18 Aug 2022, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (MDT)
  • 25 Aug 2022, 7:00 PM 9:00 PM (MDT)
  • Studio Friction Main Room
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Studio Friction's Rope Bondage Series:

Beginner 1

This course is the right place to start.

It is perfect if you are brand new to rope, interested, & excited to jump in!

Details:

  • When: Thursdays 7-9pm. Aug 4-25
  • Studio friction membership is required to attend curriculum courses to enable us to maintain our 501(c)7 non-profit status. If you're not a member but interested in attending you can purchase a one-month membership for $10. Learn more by clicking here.
  • Course price is per tying pair. You must provide your own partner. Costs: Bound members = $100, Tied members = $125, Wrapped members = $150.
  • You must provide your own rope (2 to 4 lengths of ~30 feet) although rope will be available to purchase from the studio during your first class.

    Description:

    This series is meant to give you the basics to step into using rope bondage at home safely, as well as be able to learn other floor-based topics in outside classes. Please note that both a partner and rope are required. Rope can be purchased at the studio, as needed.

    By the end of the Beginner 1 series, students will be able to:

    1. Identify the benefits and drawbacks to various types of rope
    2. Perform at least three different types of rope safety checks in appropriate situations
    3. Confidently negotiate with new and existing partners
    4. Seek and respect consent for sexual and non-sexual play activities
    5. Tie a Somerville Bowline single column tie that will not collapse
    6. Tie a reverse tension chest harness with appropriate tension
    7. Tie a double-column that won’t collapse
    8. Tie a bunny ears armbinder 
    9. Gain an initial understanding of shoulder mobility 
    10. Tie a spiral futomomo
    11. Understand the purpose and function of frictions
    12. Gain an initial understanding of a 2-rope TK

    Equipment:

    2 to 4 - 30' lengths of rope

    Instructors:

    Brad/MrNeve (he/him)

    Brad (FetLife: MrNeve) is a rope addict, a giggling sadist, and a passionate educator. He began his kink journey in the Nashville, TN area over 10 years ago, where he first found a love for impact play, D/s dynamics, and the curiosity to always try something new. He firmly believes rope is for everybody (and every body). Consent, negotiation, and safer play for newcomers are all topics that he loves. When he isn't tying, you'll find him hiking, cooking, or spending time with his dogs Zero and Nala.

    Senna (she/her)

    Senna is an avid self suspender, rope switch, and impact switch. A 21 year veteran of the kink community, Senna believes you can not teach unless you continue to learn. She is and will continue to be a student as well as an educator with a passion for helping beginners. Senna puts a heavy focus on radical honesty, open communication, and consent. In real life, she is an author, table top player, board gamer, and hiker. She talks far too much about Star Wars and Tolkien.

    Important Information:

    • It is your responsibility to attend each class session. Course curriculum is typically sequential. Course instructors are not responsible for offering make-up classes or catching students up on missed material. (Note that some instructors will offer private lessons for missed classes.)
    • Be on time for class. Instructors are not responsible for waiting for late attendees.
    • Masks are not required with proof of vaccination as long as Denver community level remains medium to low. If Denver's level goes back up to high - we will require masks for all members, per CDC recommendation. Masks are always required for unvaccinated individuals.
    • Registration & payment required in advance.
    • Bring a photo ID that matches the name listed in your online registration for admittance.
    • No refunds or credits on cancellations within 24 hours of the first class (contact office@studiofriction.com with extenuating circumstances.) 
    • No refunds or credits for missed class sessions.
    • You must be at least 19 years old to attend events at Studio Friction.

      Studio Friction

      740 Lipan St. Denver, CO 80204

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