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Ballet is My Happy Place – Ballet Giveaway!

Welcome to my second Ballet Giveaway this Holiday Season!  I think the holiday spirit moved me and my wonderful & generous friends to offer a second Ballet Giveaway Here is…

Foot stretchers

Foot Stretchers– good or bad?

A dilemma Foot stretchers! Good or bad?  For more than 30 years I have searched for the perfect solution to improving a dancer’s foot.  It is important that ballet dancers’…

dancers gift guide giveaway

Dancer Gift Guide Giveaway

Dancer Gift Guide is now…. a Giveaway! Dancer Gift Guide Giveaway All the gifts in our recent post Dancer’s Holiday Gift Guide are now up for grabs in this Dancer Gift…

Dancer's Gift Guide

Dancer’s Gift Guide Holiday 2016

Holiday 2016   Dancers usually have everything that they need for class, rehearsal and performance. Perhaps you do not know what to get a dancer? I hope this Dancer’s Gift…

rehab challenge

Rehab Challenge for Ballet Dancers. Part One

Please join me! Recently, I took some time off to go on a vacation and came down with a bad virus. Again, ballet was on the back burner and one…

breath in dance

Breath in dance~solving the mystery

The mystery of breath in dance Recently, one of my Accidental Artist Members asked me to write about the importance of breath in dance. “Could you share the importance of…

DIY ballet skirt video

DIY ballet skirt video Make your own!

Encore plus! This time~ a DIY ballet skirt video ~Last year I wrote a pictorial post about how to make your own ballet skirt. I put together a video of the…

DIY ballet hack

Ballet Hack #3– a DIY roller!

Ballet Hack #3— DIY roller! It isn’t it marvelous how the ballet world continually grows in wisdom about how to keep dancers healthy? Well this DIY hack was actually invented for…

Ballet Floor Barre

Ballet Floor Barre #2 in our series

Ballet Floor Barre Video 2 How would you like to learn something that keeps you in decent shape for ballet class without going to class? A ballet warm-up and floor…

pointe work

Pointe work practice at home!

How to practice pointe work at home safely! Pointe work at home Recently I wrote a post about not practicing at home. In general, most ballet teachers prefer that students…