07/13/2019 – Flogging 101/201/301 Composite with Ravenous

Flogging 101: Singled Handed Flogging A workshop designed for beginners, this class will teach the basics of flogging. It will begin with a safety lesson focusing on positioning, strike zones, and targeting. We will then delve into the topics of selecting floggers, general use, and basic single-handed flogging techniques, with a focus on how to effectively achieve the desired impact. Demonstrations will take place throughout and questions will be encouraged. Class will end with an opportunity for participants to explore the topics and techniques that have been discussed. Participants are encouraged to bring floggers and a bottom.

Flogging 201: Using Both Hands This workshop is for the development of two handed flogging and has been designed for those who are experienced with single handed flogging. Class will begin with a short safety lesson focusing on targeting and positioning. We will then discuss and demonstrate holding floggers with both hands, muscle memory and training techniques for Florentine flogging. This class will also teach participants how to adjust from single handed flogging into dual handed flogging. Demonstrations will take place throughout and questions will be encouraged. We will end with an opportunity for participants to explore the topics and techniques that have been discussed. Participants are encouraged to bring floggers and a bottom.

Flogging 301: Ramping Up the Intensity This advanced flogging workshop will focus on more intense flogging techniques. It will begin with a safety lesson focusing on risks involved with intense flogging, negotiations, communication, and strike zones. We will then go on to discuss and demonstrate using speed and power to drive more intense flogging scenes. Edgy techniques such as intentional wrapping and fear play will also be demonstrated and discussed. Questions will be encouraged throughout the class and will end with an opportunity for participants to explore the topics and techniques that have been discussed. Participants are encouraged to bring floggers and a bottom.

@Ravenous is a sadistic Dominant who has been actively involved with the BDSM community for over 15 years. Throughout Raven’s journey in BDSM he has grown especially interested in different types of edgy, rough, & intense play. Raven loves not only learning about different types of play, but also enjoys sharing his skills and knowledge with others. He has been fortunate to teach classes at both local educational events and national conventions. Raven has taught Flogging 101/201/301 and/or Pet/Pony play at events in the Midwest, including S.P.A.N.K., SINergy, BOE, FreyjaFest, Satyricon, LRA, S&M campground, and He-Be-GBs. He also has experience running a heavy flogging station for both Kinky Kollege TAPAS, BOE’s Bottoms’ Buffet, LRA Taste of Kink, and Satyricon’s Exploratorium. Raven enjoys volunteering and organizing both local and national events. He is the facilities chairman for Kinky Kollege and an original (veteran) crew member for Madtown Kinkfest. He also has experience working with Twisted Tryst, GRIND Madison, JADLF, and Sabbat de Sade. Raven has organized and hosted local fetish events in central Wisconsion, has participated in case studies for the Northern Illinois BDSM Research Team, co-hosted LordSirDaddy Radio (a BDSM based podcast) and enjoys making appearances as his pony persona, Sir Biscuit.

Satyricon Wisconsin meetings run from 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Social time is from 2:30-3:00 PM, meeting announcements start at 3:15, featured presentation starting at the conclusion of announcements. Dinner will be held at a local restaurant, announced at the meeting. All members are invited to come sit and share a meal with us at that time. If you haven’t attended Satyricon in the last 3 years, we ask that you complete a membership form upon arrival to indicate that you understand the purpose and guidelines of our group. We also do this to maintain our status as a state-registered non-profit charity.

Donations gladly accepted via cash or credit card at the event. We are also registered on Amazon Smile https://smile.amazon.com/ch/47-3571150 .

The Freyja Project, who maintain the lovely space we use for all of our meetings, will be hosting GRIND! at around 7 PM. You do not have to be a member of the Freyja Project to attend any Satyricon Wisconsin meetings, but if you intend to attend GRIND! the evening of the meeting then you will need to either have a monthly membership, or buy your guest pass/ticketby Friday night at 11:59 pm. See https://thefreyjaproject.org/ for more information about membership and access to play events.