Seminar Leaders

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.

Yoni Massage LIVE DEMO: July 18th $50.00
18 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Yoni Massage: LIVE DEMO - Aug 22nd $50.00
22 August 2017 - 7:30pm

Franklin Veaux and Eve Rickert

Franklin Veaux and Eve Rickert

Eve Rickert
Eve Rickert is a professional writer, editor and mastermind, and the co-author of the the new book More Than Two: A Practical Guide to Ethical Polyamory. She owns a science communications firm in Vancouver, Canada, called Talk Science to Me, and she is the co-founder of the publishing company Thorntree Press and the smart sex toy R&D company Tacit Pleasures. She blogs at the More Than Two website.

Ethical Non-Monogamy -July 10th $25.00
10 July 2017 - 7:30pm

Melody Anne / Steven (Mr. Fnord)

Melody Anne / Steven (Mr. Fnord)

Melody Anne is a sexuality educator, workshop facilitator, sex researcher, kinkster, and all-around sensual adventurer. A shameless sex geek with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Critical Studies in Sexuality, she completed Options for Sexual Health’s Sexual Health Educator Certification program, and juggles her time between coordinating studies at two sex research labs and presenting pleasure-based educational workshops with unforgettable live demos.

Squirting and G Spot LIVE DEMO July 6th $50.00
6 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Rope Bondage Basics - LIVE DEMO July 13th $35.00
13 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Exploring Kink LIVE DEMO - July 20th $40.00
20 July 2017 - 7:30pm

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!

Pussy Play LIVE DEMO- Jun 27 $50.00
27 June 2017 - 7:30pm
Strapping It On: LIVE DEMO July 11th $50.00
11 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Wicked Wax Play LIVE DEMO July 25th $40.00
25 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Cock and Ball Play LIVE DEMO Aug 1st $50.00
1 August 2017 - 7:30pm
Squirting Class LIVE DEMO - Aug 8th $50.00
8 August 2017 - 7:30pm
Anal Play for Women LIVE DEMO Aug 15th $50.00
15 August 2017 - 7:30pm
Pussy Play LIVE DEMO: Aug 29th $50.00
29 August 2017 - 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.

Talk Dirty - June 26th $20.00
26 June 2017 - 7:30pm
Good Head: LIVE DEMO June 29th $50.00
29 June 2017 - 7:30pm
Giving Good Head - July 12th $35.00
12 July 2017 - 7:30pm
How To Have a Great Orgasm - July 19th $25.00
19 July 2017 - 7:30pm
Giving Good Head LIVE DEMO July 27th $50.00
27 July 2017 - 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 - July 26th $49.00
26 July 2017 - 7:30pm

Dr. P. Tinari

Dr. P. Tinari

Dr. Paul D. Tinari Ph.D. studied advanced massage technique for four years while he was living in Brussels, Belgium. He was also the Director of Education at the West Coast College for Massage Therapy. During his Ph.D. work, he studied capillary flows and bio-fluid mechanics, examining the flows of fluids such as lymph throughout the human body. He was specifically trained in Therapeutic Lymphatic Massage (TLM) and Deep Transverse Therapy (DTT), used to break down the calcification associated with many chronic soft-tissue injuries. He has successfully helped many women suffering from encapsulation syndrome (a hardening of the tissues surrounding an implant).

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Julia Kovaks

Julia Kovaks

Julia Kovacs (www.juliakovacs.com) is an intimacy coach, facilitates Soulsexy women's groups, counsels private clients, has an online educational program and runs a popular educational forum on Facebook called Come to your senses.
She is an advocate for spreading education and inspiration to understand and connect to our bodies' higher intelligence.
She has been active in the Oming community in Vancouver since its conception in 2011. She has taken the Onetaste training, participated in both OMX conferences, and lived at their community residence in San Francisco. She has been regularly practising OM, yoni massage and expanded orgasmic practices. She has led community gatherings and done demos numerous times promoting the practice.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Julia Kovaks

Julia Kovaks

Julia Kovacs ( www.juliakovacs.com) is an intimacy coach, facilitates Soulsexy women's groups, counsels private clients, has an online educational program and runs a popular educational forum on Facebook called Come to your senses.
She is an advocate for spreading education and inspiration to understand and connect to our bodies' higher intelligence.

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.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

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.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Mark Bentley Cohen and Lianna Walden

Mark Bentley Cohen and Lianna Walden

Lianna Walden is a transformational sex and relationship coach, sexual healer and conscious living practitioner. Her focus is on helping singles and couples of all sexual orientations develop conscious sexual lives where they can expand into more exciting and healthy relationships with themselves and others. 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 open to, accept and embrace their own unique self.

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Tamara Adilman & Maureen McEvoy

Tamara Adilman & Maureen McEvoy

Tamara Adilman MA, MEd, RCC
Maureen McEvoy, MA, RCC

Tamara and Maureen have been Imago Relationship Therapists for close to 20 years. They each have a private practice specializing in couples therapy.

Tamara and Maureen have been providing the Getting the Love You Want Couples weekend and Sex and Intimacy workshops together for the past 9 years.

Tamara has been in a relationship with her partner Sarah for 31 years and they have two sons. Tamara loves talking about relationships, teaching about them, and being in one!

No scheduled seminars for this presenter.

Richard Tatomir

Richard Tatomir

Richard Tatomir (M.A. Counselling Psychology, Canadian Certified Counsellor) is an expert on the science of attachment--how couples and families can increase their sense of closeness and reduce fighting--with training from leading relationship researchers from the Gottman Institute in Seattle and Simon Fraser University. Clients have also included executives at some of the biggest firms in Vancouver, teaching them to bring their "people skills" to the next level.

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.

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