Such a sweet and pleasurable moment in my studio working on new ties.
十日 – Tooka
In Japan, the word 十日 is often used to refer to the 10th day of the month. This day is traditionally significant in Japanese culture, as it is believed to be a day of change and new beginnings. In ancient times, the 10th day was a day for purification and prayer, as well as a time to reflect on one's past actions and make plans for the future.
Columbine & Pierrot
A magical moment, for a Ste Valentine event in Montreal, inspired by the lovely story of Columbine and Pierrot from the 19th Century Pantomime.
Performance at Bound, London, UK.
Teaching and performing in London, England at Bound U.K. Performance was inspired buy Japanese tradition dedicated to Harvest Moon.
大縄あそび 二日 Vol.２ 東京、２０１６年１１月２０日
Performance in Tokyo for O Nawa Asobi 2016 event.
Suspension lines, simple pulley.
Suspension line, Simple pulley. This video is not a tutorial but a reminder for my students. I release myself from any liability in case of injury.
Isabelle Hanikamu, for MADONNA Rebel Heart Tour – Holly Water – Japanese Rope Bondage Expert for Moment Factory
Isabelle Hanikamu Worked as consultant, and performer Artist to produce a 4mn HR Video of traditional Japanese rope bondage style in connection with the Madonna Rebel Heart music concert tour.
Double Column Tie
NI JIKU MUSUBI - DOUBLE COLUMN TIE - 二軸結び This is the way I create strong and safe basis. A double column tie is the root of many scene, you have to be more than convinced that you have done a safe one. Never over-evaluate your skills, practice this knot as musicians does their scales. … Continue reading Double Column Tie
Single Column Tie
A single column tie is the root of every scene, we have to be more than convinced that we have done a safe one.
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