Hanikamu (含羞む) family name, Isabelle (イサベル) first name, female, (1961- )
Akira Naka Deshi.
Montreal based French Kinbakushi / Nawashi. Japanese rope bondage performer and educator. Involved in performances, private sessions, workshops/classes.
Isabelle first joined the Japanese Rope Bondage community at middle age and quickly became involved professionally in said community. She created her school “Kinbaku Gakkō” (formerly Kinbaku dojo Montreal) to teach to people from Province of Quebec. She also continuously run over the world, to spread to many her way of playing with ropes.
Devoted to Akira Naka style since her beginnings, she met the one who she decided would be her teacher and perfect her skills, early 2014. Isabelle is entitled her to teach “Naka ryu Kinbaku semenawa” since 2014. 1992: Discover Shibari when working for adult film industry.
2009: Isabelle decide to fully live her kink.
2012: Begin to play in locals dungeons and parties.
2013: Create Kinbaku dojo Montreal and promote local workshops.
2013: Manage Bondage Picnic in Montreal.
2013: First appearance at Morpheous Bondage Extravaganza (MBE).
2014: First encounter with Naka Akira in Berlin. After that, I respected him as my master, and am trying to succeed his kinbaku. At the same time, I established my own style of Kinbaku.
2014: Performing at Club Sin, Montreal.
2014: Performing at MBE Toronto (2nd appearance).
2014: Travel to Japan to start her journey as student of Naka akira in Roppongi.
2014: Isabelle is entitled to teach Naka-style by Akira Naka.
2015: Kinbaku dojo Montreal has a new place in traditional Japanese style.
2015: Performing and teaching at Montreal Fetish Weekend.
2015: First encounter with Yoshida Yoi at Mitsu-Mitsu SM Bar in Tokyo.
2016: Begins to teach abroad (North America & Europe).
2016: Performing with Aizen Kaguya in Berlin Schwelle for Eurix Spring 2016.
2016: Performing with Kitty Rea at Bound U.K.
2016: Performing in Baltimore (USA) October 7th, as first part of Akira Naka sensei.
2016: Performing at 大縄あそび vol.10 Tokyo