The Art of Negotiating a Scene presented by Master Hines

Event has passed (Sat Jan 20, 2018 - Sat Jan 20, 2018)
Armory Studios
02:00 PM
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This fun and informative workshop is presented to show both tops and bottoms effective techniques for negotiating a fun, safe, and respectful scene. Master Hines brings his 20+ years of experience in s/m to share!
Advice & examples will be given of the following:

How to get what you want or desire from your scene while still respecting boundaries.
Playing Privately vs Publicly
Playing with someone new.
Is negotiating "topping from the bottom"?
Red Flags

Presenter Bio:
Master Hines formally joined the BDSM community in 1992 in Atlanta Georgia and moved to the bay area in 2003. Core to Master Hines’ BDSM philosophy is spirituality through power exchange. His technique and approach to SM puts heavy emphasis on the spiritual connection between Top and bottom. Master Hines has presented demonstrations, classes and private workshops throughout the Southeast since 1997 and in the Bay Area since 2000 when he was first invited to the Bay Area to present for Folsom Street Fair weekend. He is well respected for his flair and artistry with floggers and has given classes on many topics including Flogging, Spirituality and SM, Erotic Knife Play, Resistance Play, The SM of Hands, and Sensuous Caning. Master Hines is also an accomplished artist specializing contemporary painting. You can visit his web site at and 


You must be 18+ with valid photo ID. NO EXCEPTIONS.
Arrive on time. Any guests arriving 15 minutes after start time may not be permitted to enter. Please understand that is in effort to not disturb our intimate workshop setting.
As The SF Armory is a SF historic landmark building and cannot be altered, there is no elevator. Please contact [email protected] if you have accessibility questions at least two weeks before your event.

We look forward to having you at The SF Armory, home to!


  1. Armory Studios 1800 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA