Seminar Leaders

Lorna Gale

Lorna Gale

When you hear Lorna speak, you will know that her teaching comes from her heart, her own experience, and her passion to help individuals and couples discover, explore and live what is Erotically Alive for them, whether this is vanilla, kink or a delicious blend of both. Lorna is a teacher by nature and by training. “Nothing is more joyful or important than supporting people in feeling at home in their bodies and the expression of their own sexuality.” Somatic Sex Educator and Coach, FemDomme, Trainer and Practitioner of Bondassage® and Sexological Bodywork, and Energy Healer.

Sophia

Sophia

Sophia is a visual artist, certified tantra instructor and masseuse, registered therapist, intuitive healer and energy worker. She holds a safe container, is a good listener, has a calm presence and an exquisite sensual touch. Sophia is devoted to women’s well-being and empowerment and is passionate about working with people on a mind/body level to facilitate healing and fulfillment in the areas of relationships and intimacy. She enjoys and welcomes all genders, orientations and life-styles.

Full Yoni Massage: LIVE DEMO - April 4 $50.00
4 April 2016 - 7:30pm

Emily

Emily

Emily has a Women Studies, English, Sociology background as well as a Medical Terminology certificate. Empowering people to play, be empowered and remain vital drives her in educating women and men in their sex lives. She believes that growth and sexual self acceptance is integral to all other facets of our lives.

 

Creative Kissing - March 22nd $49.00
22 March 2016 - 7:30pm

Vera Zyla

Vera Zyla

Vera Zyla is a sex educator, co-owner of The Art of Loving and has a degree in Acupuncture and as a Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner(TCMP). She has been leading adult education seminars and events for over twelve years at The Art of Loving, conferences, trade shows and private gatherings. Seen regularly in the media and interviewed for TV, radio, newspapers, and magazines she is motivated by passion, education and fun. She blends a holistic playful approach while helping people learn more aboout sex, sex toys and relationships.   She empowers and transforms with a pleasure positive message.

Giving Good Head - March 10th $35.00
10 March 2016 - 7:30pm
Fearless Flirting - Mar 17th $20.00
17 March 2016 - 7:30pm

Mark Bentley Cohen and Lianna Walden

Mark Bentley Cohen and Lianna Walden

Lianna Walden

Ilya Livshin

Ilya Livshin

Ilya Livshin is an internationally acclaimed rope artist, with 7 years of rigging experience under his belt. He has been a regular performer at Morpheus' Bondage Extravaganza bondage festival and has been taught by some of the best erotic bondage practitioners from Europe and Japan. At the end of the day, Ilya is an artist and an innovator, with a large tool kit of tricks and techniques.

Marcy Dayan

Marcy Dayan

Marcy Dayan is a registered physiotherapist with specific training in the management and treatment of incontinence and vaginal/rectal pain. Since graduating from UBC with a Bachelor's Degree in Physiotherapy in 1984, Marcy has completed postgraduate courses in incontinence, pelvic dysfunction and orthopaedics. She has also completed a Master of Health Administration from the University of British Columbia. Active in both clinical practice and teaching, Marcy works in private practice and is a guest lecturer on urogenital pathophysiology in the Master of Physiotherapy program at the University of British Columbia.

Caffyn Jesse

Caffyn Jesse

Caffyn Jesse is a widely-respected sex educator and the author of Erotic Massage for Healing and Pleasure. She teaches the Canadian Professional Somatic Sex Educator Training. She offers a Certificate in Intimacy Education with training in erotic massage at her Salt Spring Island studio. Caffyn has a Masters degree in Educational Studies and a postgraduate Associate in Sex Education Certificate from the Institute for Advanced Studies in Human Sexuality. She is a Certified Somatic Sex Educator and a Certified Sexological Bodyworker who integrates Tantra and Taoist teachings on sacred sexuality with these modalities.

Cock Massage - Live Demo March 7th $50.00
7 March 2016 - 7:30pm
Vulva Massage - Live Demo $50.00
9 March 2016 - 7:30pm

Lianna Walden

Lianna Walden

Lianna is a transformational sex and relationship coach, sexual healer and conscious living practitioner. Her focus is on guiding singles and couples who want to open to and explore alternative relationships and sexual lives. As a workshop facilitator, blogger, educator and speaker on nonconventional sexuality: nonmonogamy, sexual polarity, erotic empowerment, kink and conscious sexuality, Lianna challenges traditional societal beliefs helping people accept and embrace their own unique path. An explorer herself, Lianna has participated in hundreds of hours of research and development, giving her a unique in-depth background of experience and education.

Redrobin

Redrobin

Redrobin is a local presenter of alternative sexuality and identifies as a queer polyamorous switch. Her journey in kink began over 9 years ago when she embraced her love of all things that deviated from the norm and began working as a stripper. She soon became active in her local BDSM community and is currently an executive producer of MVK (Metro Vancouver Kink). She has a passion for the human body and mind, and enjoys exploring her own as well as others. She wants to give back by helping others experiment with their sexuality and is a firm believer that you can never stop learning!

Wild Kitty: Playing with Kinky Pussy LIVE: Feb 16th $50.00
16 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Anal Play for Women LIVE - Feb 22nd $50.00
22 February 2016 - 7:30pm
Smack! Impact Play 101 LIVE - Mar 1st $40.00
1 March 2016 - 7:30pm
Strapping It On! LIVE - Mar 8th $50.00
8 March 2016 - 7:30pm

Madison Lake

Madison Lake

Madison Lake’s career began in the mid nineties with production work and feature writing for travel and home lifestyle magazines. Several years later she became a prolific writer of erotic romance novels, also known as romantica. Her sixth book, Boudoir Stories, is a selection of steamy short stories that are sure to please. Madison posts weekly blogs, Titillating Tuesday and The History of Sex on her website.
Visit www.madisonlakepages.com for more.
 

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Margaret

Margaret

Margaret is a Tantra practitioner, sacred sex worker and sexuality educator. She completed her Tibetan Tantra practitioner training with Devi Ward in 2015 in the Shangpa Kagyu lineage. She has a Tantric bodywork and education practice in Vancouver. She serves on the board of PACE. Her writing has been published in Canadian Dimension magazine under her other pseudonym Kamala Mara, and is a guest blogger on thenakedtruth.com under the name Carmen Shakti.
For more information, please refer to her website: www.tibetantantravancouver.com.
 

Tantric Masturbation $0.00 signup free 21 March 2016 - 7:30pm

John Ince

John Ince

John Ince is a co-owner of The Art of Loving and the founder of Joyshift which provides seminars and other services to help people grow happier. John is the author of six books, a lawyer, an environmental and human rights activist, wilderness traveler and community builder.  He appears regularly in the media and has been profiled in a cover story in the Georgia Straight.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Vincent Leblanc-Beaudoin

Vincent Leblanc-Beaudoin

Vincent is a bilingual actor based out of Vancouver, BC. He has an Honours B.A. with Specialization in Theatre from the University of Ottawa and is a graduate of Studio 58. His recent theatre credits include I Can't Tell You which was in the Victoria Fringe and the Vancouver Fringe Festival, Man in Park in DLT Teatro's production of The Stranger and Chris in Theatre La Seizieme's Selfie for which he received the Jessie Award for Outstanding Performance in the TYA Category.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Zac Scott

Zac Scott

Zac is an actor, sound designer, and (aspiring) director, and also a snappy
dresser. He is a graduate of the acting program at Studio 58, and has spent his post graduation life learning how to be an adult and an artist. Zac is thrilled to have the opportunity to explore some uncomfortable stuff with an awesome group of people. You can catch Zac with his sketch comedy/ improv group Just Us on the last Sunday of every month at the Kino Café on Cambie.
 

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.
Attended one of our seminars? We would love to get your feedback. Please fill out our online questionnaire.

© 2002 - 2016 The Art of Loving