This weekend: three hot workshops with Mistress Serene, Leather Woman 2010

This weekend come join Southern California Leather Woman 2010 Mistress Serene for three informative workshops. This Saturday she presents Saline Infusion Play and Art and Art of Sensation Play, and on Sunday she teaches How to Find a Dominant Woman. Hot!

All workshops are held at the Annex of the Center for Sex Positive Culture, at 1608 15th Ave. W. Seattle, WA 98119.

All workshops are open to adults 18 and up, ID required.
(Membership not required.)

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Saturday August 18

Saline Infusion Play and Art
10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Learn the basics of this simple practice and safety procedures to add a little fullness to your play and sex. Each participant will take home a saline infusion kit. Learn the safety techniques for this advanced edge play and the pointillism art of Saline.

Art of Sensation Play
2.30 pm to 6:00 pm

Add more stimulus to your play with sensual tools from the sensualist toy bag. Learn to understand your body’s own stimulus response, and then learn how to heighten that pleasure. Do bring a partner to practice several techniques in class. If you don’t have a partner, we’ll match you.

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Sunday August 19

How to Find a Dominant Woman
Noon to 2:00 pm

How does a submissive male go about pursuing the female-led relationship? Do the old dating rules apply? What are the new rules?

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RSVP for Workshops

Please RSVP to [email protected].
(RSVP is required for Saturday’s “hands on” classes.)

Tickets are available at the door.

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About Mistress Serene

Mistress Serene is a classically trained lifestyle and professional educator and player. As an author, she is a frequent radio and Internet show guest appearing on Playboy’s Spice Radio, Dr. Julie Block,, TSR Networks, and The Fetish Show, and has presented nationally at DESIRE:Leather Women Unleashed, Evolution of the Revolution, and the Leather Leadership Conference. Serene is the founder of, a mastermind for erotic entrepreneurs and kinksters, where she provides BDSM/Fetish/Kink coaching and classes.

She writes to share about the Top’s perspective of play, politics, and title life, as well as her memorable play experiences on her blog,, and in her new book All My Heroes Were Ho’s: An exploration of the authentic self from the kinky side of life.

Join us for Sexuality 2012

The Foundation is delighted to announce a groundbreaking collaboration with The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction, the celebrated nonprofit founded by pioneering sex research Dr. Alfred Kinsey, author of the famous “Kinsey Reports”.

For the first time, we are joining forces to produce a critically important event:

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Sexuality 2012: Research, Activism, and Social Change

Attendees will enjoy a groundbreaking panel discussion and gourmet three-course dinner with distinguished leadership from The Kinsey Institute, Foundation for Sex Positive Culture, Pride Foundation, and Tor Project — four influential nonprofits that are transforming the landscape of sexuality, behaviors science, and personal freedom.

[blockQuote position=”center”]You can be part of transforming the world.[/blockQuote]

Attendees will be invited to ask questions and join the discussion during the concluding dialogue.

Featured Speakers

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[li]Dr. Julia Heiman, Director, The Kinsey Institute [/li]
[li]Allena Gabosch, Executive Director, Foundation for Sex Positive Culture[/li]
[li]Jeff Hedgepeth, Director of Grants Programming, Pride Foundation [/li]
[li]Jacob Appelbaum, Social Privacy/Anonymity Activist and Developer, Tor Project [/li]
[li] Clayton Hibbert (Moderator), Director, Seattle Erotic Art Festival[/li]

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[blockQuote position=”center”] Each speaker brings a unique perspective on how we can advance sex positive culture, together! [/blockQuote]

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Save the Dates for Festival Events

The 10th anniversary Seattle Erotic Art Festival was a beautiful success, and many of you are saying you want more.

Fortunately we’ve expanded from our annual event to offer exciting things throughout the year.

Save the Dates!

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[li]Seduction, Seattle’s Sexiest Halloween Party, Saturday, October 27[/li]

[li]Call for Art 2013, February 1 – March 10, 2013 [/li]

[li]11th Annual Seattle Erotic Art Festival, June 15-23, 2013 [/li]


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And more!

We haven’t set the dates yet, but the Festival is planning to participate in Arts Crush again in October, and will certainly be hosting another Black Tie Affair in early 2013, and producing the fourth annual Launch Party in Spring, when tickets go on sale for the 2013 Festival.

We’ll also be hosting Volunteer Meetings throughout the year so you can learn more about our plans, and get involved.

And we’ll continue to offer meetings and workshops for artists, with details about the Call for Art, tips on pricing your work, classes on matting and framing, and more!

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