Formerly the shop foreman and metal worker for Kink.com's art department, beginning in 2006 and through Kink's move into the Armory, Corrupt Morals was one of the principal builders of some of the now famous sets at Armory Studios. He entered the kink lifestyle in his early 30s and hasn't looked back. His life experiences add up to him being a renowned rigger and fabricator of kinky wares. Rigging since he was a child, he grew up building and rigging boats in his father's sailboat shop. At 17, he joined the navy, working as a rigger and crane operator in the shipyards of Pearl Harbor. After discharge, he attended the San Francisco College of Mortuary Science giving him a great background in Anatomy, and also attended Motorcycle Mechanics school, specializing in race machinery and fabrication. After nearly a decade in the tech industry, he moved on to carpentry and metal fabrication, joining Kink.com art department in 2006. He now lives in Sonoma County and fabricates custom toys and equipment and builds custom dungeons and play spaces. He also offers rope lessons and hosts the local rope munch.
Dan's two decades as a private and performing Dom includes 13 years as one of the world renown Two Knotty Boys rope bondage instruction duo, a co-author of two best-selling rope bondage books, and creator/co-creator of numerous free bondage tutorials on video. In his lighthearted yet engaging workshops, Dan brings his intensely creative BDSM style to bear, backed by his degree in Communication and years performing on stage. In addition to his BDSM workshops, Dan is currently the Director of KinkUniversity.com and has frequently instructed for PassionateU.com. He continues to create many free instructional videos on his own. His rope bondage rigging adorns countless models in the work of popular fetish photographers and he can be seen on numerous bondage web sites including TheUpperFloor.com and DungeonSex.com.
Known as "The Approachable Pervert," kink presenter and pleasure, artist Eve Minax delights in proliferating carnal knowledge. As a professional Domina and Kink Coach, she shares her wisdom wherever she can. Minax has acted as the Lead Staff Instructor for the Cleo Dubois Academy of SM Arts since 2003. As a certified Urban Tantrika and Bondassage Practitioner, she also co-wrote the Bondassage book! Devoted to her teachers and students in BDSM, Minax regularly trains and mentors professionals and other like minded folk. Committed to demystifying BDSM, she has worked with CARAS and TASHRA on informing Academia and the Medical world about kink and BDSM. San Francisco Sex Information, (SFSI) trained and always exploring, Minax maintains a loving and extended leather family throughout the world.
Jiz Lee is a genderqueer porn performer, author, and educator who built a name in the adult industry by presenting their genuine pleasure and unique gender expression on camera. As a sex educator, they have taught queer sex workshops and classes at Princeton University, Stanford University, Scripts College, and "Fucking for Reel" interactive workshops on pleasure and performative sex at the Berlin PornFilmFestival and the Wonderlust Festival in Helsinki, Finland which was honored with the "Valopilkku" (Bright Spot) Award by The Finnish Association for Sexology. Jiz is a regular presenter at the San Francisco Sex Information training program and has also appeared as a guest lecturer at UC Berkeley, SF State University, Williams College, American Studies Association Conference, and as an independent studies advisor at California College of the Arts. Ever fascinated by the radical potential of sex, love, and art, Jiz blogs at JizLee.com, and tweets at @jizlee.
Lamalani: ecdysiast, motorcyclist, sex toy industrialist, Lamalani originally hails from the Pacific Northwest and resides in Oakland, CA. She held the title of Washington State Ms Leather 2008 before winning International Ms Leather 2009 and has been active in the leather community since 1999. Professionally, Lamalani has been a purchaser and sex educator for the women-owned sex toy store Babeland, hemp bondage rope maker with Twisted Monk and craftsperson at Mr S Leathers. She is an enthusiastic practitioner of rope bondage, fire play, and roughhousing. Lamalani has volunteered as a self-defense instructor with Home Alive and relaxes by playing percussion and riding her motorcycles. In 2011, she was awarded the Northwest Regional Pantheon XV and Leather Emerald Award.
Mickey Mod has been a performer in the adult industry for over 7 years and the director of the site BehindKink.com. He is committed to the idea that "The best sex comes from the best education." Mickey's "Deep Kissing, Bathtub & Elevator Sex" workshop helps set the scene for sensual BDSM play inside and outside of the bedroom.
Miette Rouge is Board Certified Emergency Physician and trained educator with a formal background in Adult Learning/Education/Cognitive Studies and Film Theory. She has been in the kink scene for more years than is polite to say, has hosted and produced events for several years, and loves nothing more than facilitating BDSM education and knowledge.
Mona Wales is a porn performer, producer, professional dominatrix, and pervert. Trained at an elite Bay Area dungeon Mona went on to become kink.coms resident divine bitch. Her specialties include verbal humiliation, mind fuckery, and prostate manipulation. Although she is best known for her work as a dominant she is and extreme switch willing to try anything twice.
Penny Barber is a kinky jack of all trades residing in San Francisco. She works in sound and video production, and as a fetish model and dominatrix. She is the author of the Adult Baby and Diaper Fetish Handbook and is currently working on several more books. She has been a producer and head judge for the Little Miss & Mister Little Contest since 2012. For more about her myriad of interests, visit Penny Barber or follow her on Twitter @pamperedpenny.
Siouxsie Q is an American journalist, pornographic actress, and outspoken sex workers' rights activist who identifies herself as queer, a feminist, and sex worker. She is a podcaster, singer/songwriter, and playwright as well as a widely read columnist with SF Weekly in San Francisco. In 2010, Siouxsie Q left her retail job and began dancing at The Lusty Lady Theater, a unionized peep show in North Beach, San Francisco. Shortly after, she began her career as a sex worker. By 2012, Siouxsie began began a regular, biweekly podcast as a way to speak out against California's Proposition 35, Measure B, now called "The WhoreCast". After the passing of Proposition 35, the podcast was expanded to cover a broad range of topics such as transgender issues, sexuality, sex workers' rights, politics and pornography. In 2014, she began writing a regular column for SF Weekly in which she discusses the topics of pornography, feminism, sexuality, and the sex work industry. She continues to teach popular workshops at venues such as the SF Armory on topics such as Sex Tape Secrets, Open Relationships, and Threesomes.
Thraje has been a member of BDSM communities for more than a decade, exploring the many facets of pansexual D/s dynamics in cities across North America, Europe and Asia. Starting from exploration of corporal BDSM, Thraje has shifted focus over the last 10 years to mental and emotional BDSM, employing values-based protocol as his primary tool. In addition, Thraje has conducted extensive primary and secondary research on D/s dynamics and protocol. Thraje is the founder of the Bay Areaâ€™s Fete-a-Fet community and protocol-oriented D/s events, has volunteered for NCSF (National Coalition for Sexual Freedom), and actively promotes values-based protocol at workshops and conferences. Thraje is the Master of his lovely girl, Pixelvixen, and member of the protocol-oriented D/s House, Maison Exotique. Thraje is also a father, successful entrepreneur, Ironman, 12 stepper, youth volunteer, animal protection activist, and world traveler.