Poppe

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About Poppe Tsunami

Poppe hails from Bloomington, IN where she is an active member in the flow arts community through helping to organize local events, choreograph routines, perform, teach, and mentor. When she isn't spinning a prop or doing acrobatics, she does web design and development, social media, and content strategy. She hopes to use these skills to help elevate flow artists, the community, and the craft.

January 25 2016

FireDrums XIV Video Tutorial Contest: Rules and Guidelines

By | January 25th, 2016|Festival Spotlight|

  Table of Contents Introduction The Prizes Contest Rules Judging Logistics Judging Categories & Respective Weights Tips & Considerations Submitting your FireDrums XIV Tutorial Disclaimers   *-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-* INTRODUCTION: *-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-* The FireDrums Video Tutorial Contest was created to encourage the creation of free quality online fire and flow arts instructional content, and as an opportunity for [...]

2015 FAI Instructor of the Year: Gail O’Brien!

By | January 6th, 2016|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

Congratulations to Gail O'Brien, from Ireland! With almost 700 votes, she claimed 1st place in our contest. She receives a ticket to all 6 FAI festivals! All the nominees deserve a congratulations. Each one is a pillar of excellence in the community. Final Tally: Gail O'Brien 688 Lux Luminous 617 Kassandra Morrison 567  Ken Hill 333 Krisstina [...]

Last Chance to Vote IOY 2015

By | January 1st, 2016|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

This page is built for quick access to voting. To view the profiles on the original page (long load time) Click here. Here at the Flow Arts Institute, we value quality instruction. Each FAI festival nominated up to 5 Instructors that taught in 2015 and were regional or specific to their fest. All previous Instructors [...]

December 31 2015

Instructor of the Year Nominees | FAI Instructors of the Month

By | December 31st, 2015|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

We, at the Flow Arts Institute (FAI), nominated instructors via committee from all of our festivals for Instructors of the Month for 2015. They received default nominations to participate in the instructor of the year contest. Many instructors who were nominated by the festivals had been Instructor's of the Month. [...]

Instructor of the Year Nominees | Pacific Fire Gathering

By | December 30th, 2015|Instructor of the Month|

Pacific Fire is a NorthWest regional Flow Arts gathering. Our focus is fire-dancing: poi, staff, hoops, fans, whips, object manipulation, or anything that gets you to a state of flow! Pacific Fire Gathering captures the magical element of Flow. Nestled into a venue of incredible natural beauty and set on [...]

Instructor of the Year Nominees | FireDrums

By | December 28th, 2015|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

FireDrums is the longest running flow arts and fire festival in the world. This historic event taking place in California brings together flow artists from around the world with the mission of uniting the cultures of fire dancing, fire performance arts, and flow arts. It strives to achieve [...]

Instructor of the Year Nominees | Kinetic Fire

By | December 28th, 2015|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

Kinetic Fire is a 4 day fire performer’s paradise, held May 19th - 22nd in College Corner, Ohio. The event is designed to provide a fun and open-share communal environment in which object manipulators and fire artists from all over the Midwest and the world can learn, teach, and advance [...]

Instructor of the Year Nominees | FLAME

By | December 24th, 2015|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

FLAME Festival is the largest annual gathering of fire performers in the Southeast United States.  Every year on the 2nd weekend of April, hundreds of performers gather for the sake of growth and innovation. During the day, we hold classes on a variety of props so everyone - whether you're new or veteran - [...]

2015 Instructor of Year Contest

By | December 23rd, 2015|Festival Spotlight, Instructor of the Month|

Instructor of the Year Contest! Here at the Flow Arts Institute, we value quality instruction. Each FAI festival nominated up to 5 Instructors that taught in 2015 and were regional or specific to their fest. All previous Instructors of the Month for 2015 received a default nomination.The instructors then compiled their [...]

Vendor Feature | Ninja Pyrate

By | December 14th, 2015|Flow Arts Discoveries|

We are the Ninja Pyrates. We've been in operation for 4 years now, 3 years in Brooklyn, NY, and this past year in Atlanta, Georgia. Our mission is to make high quality and innovative flow arts equipment available at accessible prices, both online and at festivals nationwide. In doing so, we spread the [...]

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