Sunday, February 13, 2005
Two videos for this month. The first one has Phu Tran teaching his rose:
It really is quite gorgeous. He has several different variations, all based off of the Kawasaki twist-fold method, but quite original in how he has given his rose the illusion of additional petals. The calyx and leaves are interlocked into the stem; and the calyx itself locks into the rose by incorporating a spearhead-shaped insertion-tip.
I brought two of my gymnasts to this meeting: