This kinbaku session happened in 2020, during one of our first live streams.During the pandemic, we chose to share our passion with other people through the Internet and live streaming. To appreciate Kinbaku, you need to experience it in person, but this page can give you at least a taste of the emotions felt during a session. Videos and kinbaku Kinbaku videos are growing in popularity. In fact, they are a great tool to get an idea of the style of a couple practicing this discipline. We … [Read more...] about Kinbaku Video
Interview @ shibari.ru
This post is to thank Ishemia for the beautiful interview she published on the new Russian site dedicated to shibari: shibari.ru. Following the request of my friend Pepefritto, I publish here the original text in English. Enjoy! 1. Where was you born and grow up? I was born in Milan, Italy, but I grew up in a small town nearby. There were not so many stimuli in this town, but my parents have always given me opportunities to travel and discover the world with them since I was a child. 2. How … [Read more...] about Interview @ shibari.ru
The zen of learning
Translation by Mara Today I finished reading a book our Tea Ceremony Teacher suggested all of us students.It’s actually a pretty light reading, nothing as philosophical as you would expect by the author, Morishita Noriko — an experienced Tea Ceremony Teacher. I could recognize myself in every single word of her book “Every Day a Good Day”, in which she talks about the 25 years has spent in the Tea Ceremony practice. Recommending this book, our Teacher used the same words she said the … [Read more...] about The zen of learning
Wild or Wykd?
Two great personalities, two stiles on comparison, two different points of view to live Kinbaku. Riccardo has a strong personality. He is confident, and you can tell by his tone of voice, by his posture, by how he dominates space. Dave is British and you can understand at first sight. He is elegant, moderate, and always looks like he is ready to correct mistakes with an attentive and subtle gaze. It was not only the style being on comparison; the style one chooses to do … [Read more...] about Wild or Wykd?
I can still feel the shivers along my neck and the hot feeling, climbing from below and devouring me from the inside.
When Kirigami told me he would start studying the tea ceremony, I had been away from Milan for a couple of months. I knew it would only be a first lesson but I still felt a note of jealousy. His first class would’ve been one-to-one with a Japanese teacher and he was excited like a child on his first day of school. When I got back we decided to continue this path together. I’ve always been attracted by rituals, by any kind of choreography. After 17 years studying ballet, anything related to … [Read more...] about Tea ceremony
Vigneti e Kinbaku – September 2018 Pt3
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Rope Spirit, foto by Creation Besi
Great memories Rope Spirit in Prague Photo by Creator Besi … [Read more...] about Rope Spirit, foto by Creation Besi