Monthly Archives: September 2010

Windhorse Wedding

Flesh pulls, or energy pulls if you prefer, are something that always seem to get mixed reviews. For some people, keeping your feet on the ground just isn’t the goal. For others, having control over the intensity and pace of...
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Grace and Poise

When the thought of flesh hooks come to mind one rarely thinks grace or poise, but how else can you describe this next set of photos.  Is it the fact that Samar always looks so confident and comfortable when she...
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Suspension Couture

Back in April of 2009, during the Dallas Suspension Convention,  a young woman named Genne Laakso stepped out of the shadows and made a huge impression on even the most seasoned members of our community.  The device/jewelry/art instillation she was...
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German Knee Suspension

It seems that I had a few people who wanted to cast a vote on their favorite suspension after the resurrection article was posted. I am starting to think I may be drastically outnumbered by my friends who love knee...
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Cables

In the immortal words of Steve Albini “Well, I don’t know why we come here. Guess I just needed the bang. We walk in the beef, and then we pull on the rope and then the, then the hammer comes...
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Aztlan Body Arts

If the name Aztlan Arts Suspension sounds familiar, you may have been lucky enough to see them perform on their current tour with Immersed In Ink Tattoo and Arts Festival. Their group formed almost three years ago, they began by...
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Negative Suspension Images

No, this is not a blog about the 1999 April Fool’s image of the baby hanging from hooks.  Yes, in retrospect that wasn’t the smartest prank, but boy did it get a lot of press. It even won D Magazine’s...
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