Hebari, (male, 1975-)
Rope bondage artist, performer, teacher and advocate of alternative sexualities and lifestyles.
Hebari (Japanese), David Taylor, Haru Isamu (Yukimura Ryu Student name).
Nov 1 1975: born in Australia.
1991: Began practicing rope bondage.
2008: Begin to practising Japanese-style rope bondage.
2010: Attended three day class with Go Arisue.
2010: Established Naturally Twisted Co.
2010: First public rope performance at Sydney Hellfire Sydney.
2011: Attended Classes with Kinoko Hajime.
2011: Started the Sydney Rope Dojo to teach Shibari in Sydney.
Oct 2011: Interviewed and appeared in Skin Two issue 62.
Oct 5-12 2012: Performed at a celebration of London bondage beauty at Resistance Gallery.
Oct 2012: Moved Sydney Rope Dojo to Leichhardt venue.
Feb 2013: Interviewed for Sang Bleu magazine.
Oct 5-7 2013: Japanese Rope Bondage Festival, Australia. Cast: Aleni DV8, Avalon, Hebari, Kasumi Hourai, Ranki Kazami, Miss Gen, Mistress Silk, Nuit de Tokyo, Bingo Shigonawa, _S _, -Succubus-, Tatu, Vam, Yoi Yoshida, -Zero.
Mar 13 2014: Certified as Yukimura Ryu teacher No. 7 with the student name Haru Isamu.
Mar 15-18 2014: Hosted Haruki Yukimura workshop at Sydney Rope Dojo.
May 2014: Interviewed for Something You Said.
Oct 4-6 2014: Sydney Rope Festival. Cast: 出演：Miss Evil Gen, _S_, Aleni DV8, Zero, Ranki Kazami, Kat Johnston, Precipice, Succubus, Avalon, Kasumi Hourai, Evil THL, Vam, Mark DV8, Hebari, Kinoko Hajime.
Aug 2014: Hosted and studied with Nawashi Kanna.
Aug 2015: Taught and Performed at Shibaricon USA.
26 Oct 2015: Moved Sydney Rope Dojo to the third venue in Erskineville Sydney.
Mar 2016: Performed at The Sydney Tattoo and Body Art Expo.
May 2016: Taught at Bondage Expo Dallas.
May 2016: Taught and Performed at Sexpo Sydney and MBE Sydney.
Hebari is an Australian based rope bondage artist working primarily in a Japanese style as a performer and educator. Started doing private rope bondage in 1991. 2008 began tying in a Japanese style based on images from books and the internet. 2010 met Go Arisue in Sydney to learn from a Japanese Bakushi.
Certified Advanced Industrial Rigger (Workcover NSW), Fashion Photographer (Getty, Wireimage, ImageMagic).