Shibari Intro - Pauline Massimo 8 & 15 July (English)
A two days Shibari Intro course by Pauline Massimo in English. Teaching from scratch the basics of Shibari, anatomy, safety, negotiation, and much more.
08 jul, 11:00 CEST – 15 jul, 14:00 CEST
Espacio Nos, Passatge de Sant Benet, 6, Barcelona, Spain
Shibari Intro - Pauline Massimo (English)
Duration: 6 Hours total, 3 hours each day.
Date & Time: 8th & 15th July from 11:00 to 14:00
Please arrive 5 min before the class starts. Second day you can arrive 15 min earlier to practice.
Pauline Massimo will teach from scratch the basics of Shibari, anatomy, safety, negotiation, and much more in English.
You can attend this workshop alone or as a pair/couple, the class content is suitable and designed to cover important basic needs for all roles: people who tie (riggers), people who are tied up (model/bottom) and people who self-tie (selftier).
This workshop offers the technical, theoretical and practical basics to begin to understand Shibari. It’s offered a line of study and tools so that those who attend can develop themselves and have a structured foundation to begin with. The entire course is taught based on Japanese practice with a non-dogmatic, accessible and flexible approach.
This workshop is presented and designed by Pauline Massimo who will share from their personal and professional experience in this field for over 11 years.
- Historical context and evolution of Shibari.
- Keys to make the practice of Shibari more ethical: vetting, negotiation, risk profiling, etc.
- Fundamental ties and knots (single and double column).
- Simple to complex frictions.
- Flow and adaptation.
- Care for ropes and other materials.
- Basic introduction to the anatomy of the tied body, common injury risks and how to mitigate them.
- Rope flow exercises, practical exercises at home and in class.
It is necessary to attend this class with comfortable clothes (you can change in the space) and it is preferable to work with natural hemp or jute ropes, which are between 7 and 8 meters long and between 5 and 6 mm thick.
This class will be presented by Pauline Massimo in English only.
If you want it in Spanish, we recommend taking another course presented by a local teacher.
Materials in class:
You may bring your own ropes that fit the description above. Minimum 2 ropes per person for the entire course.
You can get a pack of 2 ropes + safety shear before starting your course by choosing the package that has a discount included (15%).
You can buy them in our space once the class starts (10% for students).
Or you can borrow them from the space during the classes, but you cannot take them home.
You must make the payment upfront and book in advance to ensure your spot. If you cannot pay on our website, please let us know and we can find you a solution.
This two days course is a perfect format for who wants to learn in a semi progressively way and build trust with a professional acompaning them. You can always consult concerns and questions with the organization.
Please do not come if you have strong symptoms like constant strong cough, fever to avoid any infections, if you only have cough, we will ask you to wear a mask to avoid the possibility of spreading any infection. We are happy to discuss any concerns about this topic if you need.
Please read our terms and conditions carefully as we have a strict policy regarding changes and refunds.
Comisión de servicio: +1,23 €
Ticket for one person attending the workshop. Please check cancelation and refund policy.
Comisión de servicio: +1,23 €0
Comisión de servicio: +2,03 €
Ticket for two persons attending the workshop. Please check cancelation and refund policy.
Comisión de servicio: +2,03 €0
Single + Rope pack
Comisión de servicio: +2,18 €
Ticket for one person attending the workshop with a rope package including: 2 jute ropes + 1 safety shear with discount. Please check cancelation and refund policy.
Comisión de servicio: +2,18 €0
Pair + Rope pack
Comisión de servicio: +2,98 €
Ticket for two persons attending the workshop with a rope package including: 2 jute ropes + 1 safety shear with discount. Please check cancelation and refund policy.
Comisión de servicio: +2,98 €0