My First Pole Crushes!

In your pole journey, you will fall in love with other dancers. You will envy their strength and movement. You’ll want to be just like them. You’ll want to meet them and pick their brain for ways to improve your craft. In the sport we call these our pole crushes. My first two pole crushes…

Getting There…

Master the basics.   I don’t think you’ll find an aerial instructor at any studio that would disagree with this! It’s fun to learn new things and try new tricks. But, if you try the new stuff without solidifying your basic skills, you’re more likely to fail. I’m not discouraging you! I just cannot stress…

My first invert!

In early 2008 my addiction for pole hit full force when I was taught to invert. I love the spins, I loved feeling graceful (note that I “felt” graceful rather than give myself credit for actually looking graceful to anyone else! Pole is all about how YOU FEEL!) Like at Aerial Dance, my first invert…

Just Try It

When I tell people about Aerial Dance and the pole classes I take, they’re understandably curious. I start telling them about it, and how much fun I have. I show them pictures, which usually intrigues them more. I’m not trying to sell; I want to share the fun with them too! I ask them if they’d be…