The Little Match Girl in Art

The Little Match Girl… the saddest Christmas story ever.

25 Nov 17
The Little Match Girl Written by Hans Christian Andersen in 1845 Most terribly cold it was; it snowed, and was nearly quite dark, and evening– the last evening of the year. ...

“A single beat of a butterfly’s wings can change the course of your destiny.”

Chorégraphie de la Main or Choreography of the Hand

What is sketching if not the choreographing of movement for the hand. Instruction that tells the fingers that hold the pen where to go, how lightly to tread, how quickly to dart, or how long to hesitate. It is a dance. It is an art. An art of movement that leaves a line, a dot, a shadow, unlike traditional dance. Once performed, traditional dance is nonexistent, gone. In the twinkling of an eye, a flash of glorious light, all gone. The dancer and the observer are left with nothing tangible, only memories and emotions. Masterpieces or doodles, creation is creation. Let your hands dance and see what happens.
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The Velveteen Rabbit – The Whole Real True Story

27 Jun 17
I was born on Easter Sunday in 1961. The next Easter when I was one, my parents gave me the bunny pictured above. He is my own personal velveteen rabbit, and ...

Chorégraphie de la Main “Escape”

A Really Great Thing Sergei Polunin Is Doing For Hearing Impaired Russian Kids

What Can Ballet Do For A Kid? Just Watch!

Avery is 11 years old and Joziah is 12.  Both are self-confident, cordial, calm and collected far beyond their years.  They are well-spoken and polite.  Yeah, I’m sure they each have great parents guiding them along the way, but they also have another influence that has proven remarkable in building up a child in the way he or she should go.

The art of ballet, besides the apparent gifts, also instills in children a sense of discipline, respect, and a work ethic second to none.  Just watch as these two appeared on Steve Harvey’s “Little Big Shots.”  He, who has seen umpteen million kids, was impressed by Avery and Joziah… and that was before they ever danced.

 

Amazing Control and Isolations. This is way hard, folks.

A dance of beautiful, articulate control!  Must see!

“This dance is a prayer for women who hold themselves back, who do not know their own power, as creators, as healers, as givers of life…”   – Zola Dubnikova

Fare Thee Well Barack, Michelle, Malia & Sasha.

“It was the best of times… it was the age of wisdom… it was the epoch of belief… it was the season of light… it was the spring of hope.”
Well done, Former President Obama. You have our admiration, thanks, and love. Enjoy your next adventure. I’m sure you will handle it with the grace, dignity, and style that you brought to our Oval Office. Fare thee well, Barack, Michelle, Malia & Sasha.

Special Vacation Destinations For Special Needs Kids!

13 Jan 17
Parents of special needs children have discovered suitable destinations after years of trial and error.