Category Archives: Dance

Video of the Week #99: Art. Color. Ballet.

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Video of the Week #99: Art. Color. Ballet.

Creative Juice #42

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Creative Juice #42

Twelve recent articles to challenge your preconceptions and open you up to new possibilities.

Creative Juice #39

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Creative Juice #39

Good stuff here this week. Lots of ideas to make you more creative.

  1. The perils of being a new photographer (or how to almost get thrown out of a concert by Prince).
  2. Big Bang Theory star Mayim Bialik has written a new book for girls.
  3. What’s your superpower?
  4. Did you know former president George W. Bush is an artist?
  5. Photos or paintings?
  6. I love keeping up with this quilt group.
  7. What can you do with a dead butterfly?
  8. The illustrations of Pat Achilles.
  9. Interesting reading list.
  10. I may already have included this article in a previous Creative Juice, but it bears rereading—it’s that important for your brain.
  11. Five things you can do now to encourage your creativity.
  12. Another strategy to improve your creativity.

Monday Morning Wisdom #98: N is for Nietzsche

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Monday Morning Wisdom #98: N is for Nietzsche

And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. -Friedrich Nietzsche

Phoenix International Folk Dancers

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Phoenix International Folk Dancers

My dance group is featured in this article!

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Photos by Nicole Neri

Creative Juice #31

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Creative Juice #31

Pretty things to see. Creative stuff to do.

Video of the Week #87: Aw, Feel Better

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Video of the Week #87: Aw, Feel Better

Phoenix 30th Annual Folk Dance Festival

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Phoenix 30th Annual Folk Dance Festival

A few photographs from yesterday’s festivities:

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Middle school students performed an Indian dance, and high school students demonstrated a Turkish dance.

The Tucson Folk Dancers performed six dances from Italy and Spain…

…and a good time was had by all.

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Creative Juice #25

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Creative Juice #25

Fourteen more articles to start your Friday creative streak:

  • Melanie McNeil shares the quilts she made in 2016.
  • I think you may be obsessive compulsive if you do this, but I love the results. I may have to try this idea…
  • Nostalgia time. My husband had one of these in his classroom to help his students improve their listening skills.
  • Are you jealous when you see all the creative things other people are doing?
  • Combining loves of ballet and reading.
  • The illustrations of Hanna McCaffery.
  • I think a dragon is the perfect subject for a quilt.
  • A grandfather posts a drawing a day for his grandchildren on his Instagram account.
  • Um, some of these one-of-a-kind Etsy finds are examples of creativity gone awry.
  • Scrap paper sculpture.
  • Joel Kioko, a young ballet dancer from Kenya.
  • The embroidery of Humayrah Bint Altaf
  • Norm 2.0 is known for his Thursday Doors photography posts, but here he combines doors and street art.
  • How do you do free-motion quilting at a retreat? Like this.

Guest Post: New Yawk, New Yawk

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Guest Post: New Yawk, New Yawk

A treat for those of us who love ballet. Thank you to Donna for this guest post, which originally appeared on her blog, My OBT.

My OBT

dance 0 Kevin Richardson

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