Queer Social Footscray: The Art of Shibari with Harli

  • 11th Jul, 2024
  • 6:30pm - 8:30pm (AEST)
  • Kindred Studios
    3 Harris St, Yarraville VIC 3013, Australia
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$5 AUD + BF
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Join us for a guided journey into the exciting world of rope bondage.

Designed for curious, caring creatures, this class will explore the artform’s potential for profound intimacy, connection and trust building.

We will learn the important foundations of safety and rope-craft before learning some basic yet effective techniques for empowering your inner rope-top.

The lesson structure is designed so that no previous experience is required.

This event will be half social chats with a bunch of like minded queer people and half fun, educational and interactive workshop.

All workshops are taught by queers, for queers.

What we will cover?

In this class, you will learn:

  • Some basic shibari forms
  • Foundational knots and frictions
  • Critical safety and anatomy information 
  • The history of this beautiful art form

What should I bring?

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Water bottle
  • Feel free to also bring some bondage rope if you would like to join in.

Accessibility

  • Wheelchari Accessible Venue
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms
  • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees 
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request

Who will be teaching? 

This workshop is facilitated by local shibari artist Harli Adalia an anatomy specialist, with a unique and deep understanding of the shibari journey. 

Harli is ready to support you on your journey into this exotic and expansive practice.

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More about accessibility 

Photo by @tonbinawa and approved by teacher.

Any other questions or ways we can assist with accessibility? Just shoot Maddy (she/her) an email at melbourne@lanewaylearning.com.