Small Group Private
These classes are small group privates and courses with a maximum number of 5 -6 people so you can enjoy learning in a private and calm environment with the focus on your needs where we can afford to go into depth.
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Introduction to Shibari Course 1 - Weekday Edition, January/February, Anatomie Studio, London
This course will run from 18:30 to 22:30 on Monday evenings in January.
Discover Shibari is Anatomie’s signature 4 part shibari progressive series, offering a modern and practical approach to rope bondage. The series will take you from complete beginner to proficient at full suspension over the duration of 4 weekend long courses. We offer a relaxed and non-dogmatic environment for you to discover shibari at your own pace.
Course 1 is aimed at complete beginners who want to familiarise themselves with the foundational techniques in shibari rope bondage. The course covers everything from safety and communication to the basics of rope handling and body manipulation, as well as the most fundamental ties used in this style of rope.
Location: Anatomie Studio
Structures and Shaping - 10.02.24, The Yoga Space, London
Welcome to the world of Shibari! This 3-part workshop series - specifically for women - will provide you with the fundamental principles and techniques to navigate your Shibari journey.
Throughout the workshop series, we will delve into the intricacies of Shibari through discussions, theoretical exploration, and hands-on practice. Together, we will navigate the depths of iconnection, trust, and vulnerability, fostering a deeper understanding of the impact Shibari can have on our emotional well-being.
During the workshop, you will have the opportunity to seek guidance, share your experiences, and receive valuable feedback. Each class is different, so that you can develop your skills in a well-paced manner throughout this workshop series as you will always find new aspects and new things to learn.
In “Structures and Shaping”, we will explore the technical side of Shibari by focusing on structural ties, rope handling and fundamental knots and . We will delve deeper into the building blocks of harnesses and fundamental ties and gain a better understanding of how to create safe and structurally sound ties. By the end of the day, you will have a deeper understanding of the technical aspects of Shibari and should be better equipped to engage in rope play safely and confidently.
Location: The Yoga Space London
Rope: Wykd Dave, Pic: Clover Brooks
Anna Noctuelle is a highly experienced and versatile Shibari practitioner who has dedicated over 15 years to exploring the captivating world of Shibari, the Art of Japanese Rope Bondage. Her journey with Shibari began as a personal discovery and has since evolved into a multifaceted career encompassing modelling, performing, teaching, and designing.
As a valued member of the teaching team at Anatomie Studio London, Anna imparts her knowledge and expertise to eager students. In addition to her work at the studio, she also offers private teaching sessions and collaborates with other renowned Shibari educators for the co-teaching of workshops and private tuitions. Her dedication to sharing her passion for Shibari has taken her to various rope communities across Europe and international festivals, where she has had the privilege of teaching workshops and captivating audiences with performances.
Anna's artistic journey has been deeply influenced by her diverse background. With a foundation in classical dance, she brings grace, elegance, and a keen sense of body awareness to her Shibari practice. Her exploration of Buddhism and meditation, as well as her commitment to yoga, have shaped her aesthetic and philosophical approach to Shibari, lending it a spiritual depth and tranquility.
Anna Noctuelle's unique blend of skills, knowledge, and experiences make her an exceptional practitioner and educator of Shibari who understands what it means create safe and inclusive learning environments which reward inquiry, curiosity, courage, experimentation and playfulness. Through her artistic expression and teaching, she continues to inspire others, inviting them to discover the profound beauty and transformative power of this practice.