|Inebriated folders December 5, 2014 at Bang Bang nightclub in the Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego|
Last Friday, I traveled to San Diego to teach origami in a dance nightclub setting. So low lighting and wasted party-goers made for some challenging teaching. Conversation fun and folding devolved with one group into everything being a sexual inuendo. I would have been off brushing up on origami underground. Since it was also a Japanese-themed party and nightclub, and they had Sumo wrestlers perform, I think this would have been a good model to teach and have fun with:
Since everyone was inebriated, this is probably how exciting it would have looked to them:
And incidentally speaking of Sumo, I recently saw this cool Sumo wrestler by Yoo Tae Yong:
|Photo source: Beth Johnson Origami|
It was a closed event, business company holiday party; and I was kept over the scheduled time (which I suppose is a compliment).
I was impressed with a couple of patrons getting through folding a Carmen Sprung Stern Franziska. My attention-getter was constantly launching my boomerang glider.
Driving back to LA latenight, I assumed would be a breeze; but it wasn't. That's when freeway construction and repairs happen (not that it doesn't go on in daylight, either) and I hit more than a few heavy traffic jams and annoying detours.