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ROPESHARE RETURNS ON SUNDAY OCTOBER 30th [Sep. 22nd, 2011|03:00 pm]


       We had SO MUCH FUN at September's RopeShare with simple ties for newbies, that we decided to do more of the basics. These will be ties that anyone can learn, but they are the building blocks for more elaborate bondage. Perfect for beginners, but if you already have some roping skills, this workshop will refresh and sharpen your skills. 
    We're delighted that our regulars keep coming back, month after month. Maybe it's because of the playful and relaxed atmosphere that makes learning fun. And we always try to throw in something new to keep 'em happy! 

       There will be at least 3 ties; more if time allows.  
You'll have plenty of practice time and individual attention. Everyone buddies up and switches, so you will experience both ends of the rope.

Kinky people of all genders and orientations are welcome! Participants must be 18 or over.
ROPESHARE is a series of bondage workshops that are structured to fit your skill level and interests. There are two highly skilled rope instructors. Class size is limited to 12 students.

Kinky people of all genders and orientations are welcome! Participants must be over 18.

Date/time: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2011 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Location: Greenwich St. in lower Manhattan

The exact address will be emailed upon registration.

This is a lab-environment workshop and we will practice on one another. Please be open to both tie and be tied for the sake of education. Please wear comfortable clothing; there is no nudity during the class.

TO REGISTER, send an email to RopeShare@gmail.com with "Rope Share Sign Up" as the subject line.  Your email should include:
1. Your name (Scene name or legal)
2. Contact phone number and email address
3. Rope bondage experience and skill level (Please be brief)
4. What you are interested in learning 
5. How you heard about this workshop

Sign up now as places are expected to fill quickly! 

Bring rope and safety scissors.
Suggested basic rope kit: 
  • two 10' lengths
  • two or four 25' lengths
  • one 50' length

TYUTUMI has been teaching rope bondage since 2003. He received advanced training in Japanese-style bondage from Midori, and continues to take classes with her at every opportunity. A graduate of Midori's Advanced Dojo, tyutumi also studied with well-known rope artists at Shibaricon. He was a member of Gay Men SM Activists (GMSMA) for many years, serving on its Program Committee and presenting a number of GMSMA programs and workshops. He is a longtime member of the New York Bondage Club and Delta International. He has presented bondage demos and classes at The Eulenspiegel Society (TES), GMSMA, Mid-Atlantic Leather (MAL), The Museum of Sex, RopeShare, Bound at Bell, and Delta. tyutumi is the founder of the Rope Dojo of New York.

MASTER MIKE has been practicing Japanese rope bondage since 2006 and is a graduate of tyutumi's shibari class. His proficiency as a roper prompted an invitation to join Tyutumi's monthly rope dojo, and he has been a valued instructor at Rope Share. He holds a certificate from Midori's intensive Rope Bondage workshop. Master Mike completed the six-month GMSMA novices special interest group in 2006 and was an active member of GMSMA until 2009. He enjoys teaching others what he knows about rope and creating imaginative, safe bondage scenes. Master Mike's effectiveness as a rope instructor derives from his authority, clarity and gentleness.

To contact Master Mike and tyutumi for private lessons:


Master Mike