Miho-Uezu-0412.jpgAs an added bonus with the tutorial videos I wanted to provide a breakdown of the ties themselves, what they are best used for and some detail about the issues people may experience tying and using them. As videos are released a matching entry will be posted below to expand on the tie.

Unconscious Competence

With rope education we are always talking about competence, ego, getting students to slow down and focus on depth rather than breadth, don’t jump ahead yada yada and on it goes. The thing about learning a skill is that it’s bloody boring, it starts out as exciting, the prospect of the wonders to be unlocked, […]
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Connective Rope

This may seem obvious but sensual rope is about engaging the senses and what may surprise you is there are more than 5. We all know about sight, sound, touch, taste and smell, all first order senses what is often missed are not strictly speaking senses but I’m going to take some poetic license. Sense […]
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Rope Play Top 4

Jokes about what is the right way to tie, or what is or isn’t twue rope aside. I love tying in lots of different ways sitting down in learning mode and working out a tie is great, not sexy but great fun and very rewarding. I love doing circus rope for shows and I also […]
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How long does it take?

This is a question I get asked a lot. It’s a bit like asking how long it will take to get fit, it depends on how much work you are prepared to put in and how much you are prepared to put your ego aside. As someone once said you can’t learn something you already […]
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Sexpo 2016

This year I have been asked to teach and perform at Sexpo in Sydney. It’s lovely to have been asked and to be able to share the art I love with so many people, but from chatting to the organisers, it’s also indicative of the new format of Sexpo. What for a long time has […]
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Muga and Connection

Muga is one of those words, if you have heard it you may still wonder what it’s all about. I didn’t get it for a long time to be quite honest. I thought how can I tie with no sense of myself or with no intent? It was only recently that I came to an […]
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Reddit AMA

For anyone interested I’ve started an AMA thread on Reddit ­čÖé A great opportunity to ask anything you like.
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Goodbye Sensei

Yukimura Haruki Sensei was a great man, and the world is less for his passing. I had heard of Yukimura sensei for some time before I finally┬ámet him in 2012 while visiting Japan for rope lessons with Kinoko and Osada Steve. I was lucky enough to be in contact with Hajime Kinoko and asked him […]
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