In this clip Gray shows how to use a larkshead to extend your rope and also explains the classic rope principle known as “Use the Big Hole”. He also talks about maintaining rope tension while pulling the rope for better control.
Now that the only thing left is the arms, Danarama quickly shows how they are attached to the frame. Since the technique is the same as the other parts, he livens things up by turning on SuperSpeed and tying to the accompaniment of the Diablo Swing Orchestra (used under Creative Commons). Finally he presents the [...]
The larkshead is one of the first and most basic ties used in rope bondage. In this clip Dov teaches not only how to tie it but also how to use it for a surprisingly effective hojojutsu-style tie. It uses the body and fingers against themselves to create many opportunities to incapacitate your bottom! Additional [...]
In the final segment of this series Graydancer puts all four ladder-ties to work securing Anastasia Pierce from head-to-toe. The tie itself is simple, but Gray also covers the safety and comfort concerns. In the end, Anastasia treats everyone to proof that the tie won’t get in the way of play! This text is available [...]
As fun as it is to suspend, what goes up must come down. Murphy explains how to take the models safely and quickly to the ground, giving examples of how to cooperate with each other and also how to deal with uncooperative ropes. At the end the three head off for “multi-person aftercare”, an exercise [...]
In this clip Stefano LaForgia shows another version of the popular takate-kote or “box” tie. It uses two ropes with some significant differences in the manner of tying, locking off rope, and a general finished appearance that is simpler but no less functional and beautiful. This text is available for purchase but you need to [...]
Now that Ellen is up, it’s time for Murphy to rig the lines that take Annie up into the sky. He explains how this is a strategy to help her safely and comfortably get in the air. Murphy adjusts the ropes as needed, explaining what he’s doing every step of the way. He and both [...]
In part 8 Murphy finally takes one of his bottoms off the ground! This comprehensive clip covers both how to rig the “up-lines” as well as the process of turning the harness into a supportive frame for Ellen. Murphy also continues to keep both bottoms engaged as he works to create both a safe and [...]