September 25 2017

Tutsday – Greg Haskins – Snake Air Wrap

By | 2017-11-07T17:16:22+00:00 September 25th, 2017|FAI Tutsdays|

Happy Tutsday! Ready to learn a swifty poi trick? Greg is here to show us a slick combo called a snake air wrap. The prerequisites to this trick are split time, same direction and snakes. As you snake, one will be going over your shoulder, while one will be going underneath your armpit. As this movement flows, [...]

May 10 2016

Tesla Tutting Tutorial Tutsday

By | 2017-02-27T17:18:04+00:00 May 10th, 2016|FAI Tutsdays| Hello again, fine people of the Flow Arts. We are back with another exciting tutorial from the archive at the Flow Arts Institute! This week we have another FLAME festival feature shot and edited by the amazing Justin Kennedy of Three Eyes Illuminated, this time from Tesla! This 19 year old Confluence Liquid [...]

March 15 2016

Tutsday – Cassaundra Smyth – Contact Roll to Poi Juggling start

By | 2017-02-27T17:18:06+00:00 March 15th, 2016|FAI Tutsdays|

Greetings, fine people of Flowartia. We are back with another video from the FAI archive for this week’s Tutsday! This week, we have Cassaundra Smyth from Madtech Manipulations. Cassaundra is a phenomenal poi spinner and juggler hailing from Oakland, CA. We were able to catch up with Cassaundra at Pacific Fire Gathering 2015, where she [...]

February 29 2016

The Break Down – Clean Tech Part 2

By | 2017-02-27T17:18:08+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Dawn Dreams Flow Arts|

Image from Free Design File Breaking down the concepts of clean technique into digestible information is necessary for those of us who haven’t learned how to be graceful yet, and want to learn! To read the first part of this essay read: Considering Clean Technique Part 1 1. Learn to have an eye for clean [...]

Considering Clean Technique Part 1

By | 2017-02-27T17:18:08+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Dawn Dreams Flow Arts|

Clean Technique. What is it and how do we get more of it in our work? Before I became acculturated to classical forms of ballet and dance, I literally could not see the difference between clean work and dirty work. There is a certain level of class or cultural education you need to have before you [...]