San Francisco Rope Dojo® Sept. 2019 - w/ Midori & the Dojo Cadre

By Fire Horse Productions Inc. (other events)

Sat, Sep 21 2019 9:30 AM Sun, Sep 22 2019 7:00 PM

Full Weekend Intensive Rope Dojo® with rope experts, Midori & Delano and the Dojo Cadre team.

Instruction Times:
Sat. 10am to 7pm (doors open 9:30am)
Sun. 10am to 7pm (doors open 9:30am)
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Because of the intensive nature of the material & instruction, this course is limited to only 30 participants.
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Course Details:
A Rope Bondage Weekend: A Dojo styled intensive from the foundational to the subtle advanced nuances with Midori and Senior Cadre Member Delano.

Want to learn about rope bondage?
Frustrated with short workshops & demos?
Do you want personalized attention to improve your rope techniques?
Are you ready for the disciplined approached to take you to the next level?
Want to learn what Midori teaches her personal apprentices?
Are you a total rope beginner with the motivation to move past your hesitation & blow your lover's mind?
Or have you already lassoed the basics and ready for the challenge of engagind the mind and passion?

In this concentrated weekend, you will uncover the heart & soul of the rope experience from both the top and bottom perspectives.

From the basics and building solid foundations to developing speed & efficiency, from brilliant scene planning to the nuances of fine topping and bottoming skills - they'll put you through the paces and improve your skills.

Your Instructors

  • Midori
  • Delano
  • Michele
  • Mateo
  • Lolita Wolf
  • Special Guest Instructor: Gray Dancer & Naiia

Your Full Weekend Package Includes:

- 17+ hours of concentrated instruction from Midori & Delano + The Rope Dojo Cadre with lots of hands-on practice.

- Continental breakfast both days
- Catered lunch both days*
- Limited edition commemorative graduation gift
- Take-home gifts
(*For vegetarians: For those specifying vegetarian meals, we provide ovo-lacto based veggie meals. If your dietary needs are more specific, we encourage you to bring your own meals. There will be a kitchen with a fridge to store your items.)
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Saturday 'Day 1: Fundamentals of Technique & Scene Dynamics'

  • Safety, rope selection, basic knots, rope care
  • Foundational Two-Column Tie, Body Harness, Sex Bondage, Basics of Shibari. Freestyle Bondage
  • Psychology and Emotional Dynamics of Rope, Dominance and Scene Control
  • History of Japanese Rope Bondage
  • Exceptional bottoming skills
  • Familiarity Exercises

Sunday 'Day 2: Mastering Rope'

  • Peer Review
  • Speed Drills
  • Familiarity Exercises
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Creativity Exercise
  • Getting into Their Minds: Building and assessing desire. Planning and creating amazing scenes.
  • Visions and Perversions: Learn to think and create with mastery, art and power
  • It's in the Details - Dildo & cock harness
  • Strategy and execution of amazing rope play scenes

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How to Prepare for Dojo:

- Read the FAQ on
- Be well rested.
- Wear comfortable clothing.
- Bring large towels, blanket or yoga mats for floor work.
- Encouraged to bring floor cushion or comfy folding chair to sit in.
- Bring lots of rope & a pair of safety shears. Suggestions on rope you might want to bring: Please read the FAQ at

Special Dojo Rope Kits are available for student discount from Twisted Monk. Follow this unique link & make sure to give your registration confirmation number. is Midori's favorite rope vendor. They carry hemp, handspun cotton, electro-conductive rope, and other rope related top quality goods. 

If you prefer wallet-friendly cotton ropes, try these from the Stockroom.

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1. Age 18 or older.
2. Desire to learn through a unique training program.
3. Be able to tie your shoe laces.

Refund Policy

Full refund if canceled more than 30 days prior to event.   
50% refund if canceled between 14 days and 30 days prior to event.    
No refund if canceled within 14 days of the event.   

If you are traveling from out of the area, we strongly encourage purchasing Travel Insurance to cover any travel expenses should you have a personal emergency or travel complications, as exceptions to the refund policy will not be available short notice.

Limited Liability

Rope Dojo is a physically active weekend intensive. There will be breaks and lunches but attendees are strongly encouraged to take care of themselves as needed throughout the event.

The instructors will be clear about safety requirements throughout the course, however, Fire Horse Productions, Inc. is not responsible for any injuries, illness, or material loss that occur over the course of the Rope Dojo weekend. 


Fire Horse Productions Inc.

Mailing Address

584 Castro St. #843 San Francisco Ca 94114 USA