Creativity

Power of the Gift

Power of the Gift 640 480 Sharna Fabiano

As we continue to navigate remote life, I’ve developed an immense gratitude for gifts. There’s a reason they are one of Dr. Gary Chapman’s Five Love Languages. In the past…

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Remote Portraits: A Creative Collaboration

Remote Portraits: A Creative Collaboration 2232 1388 Sharna Fabiano

I did something rather unprecedented this week: a remote portrait session through Zoom! I would not have ever thought such a thing could exist, but it does now! And it…

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Art is for Everyone

Art is for Everyone 640 427 Sharna Fabiano

In her beautiful book, Brave Intuitive Painting, my teacher Flora Bowley writes, “For many years I struggled with my desire to paint for the sake of exploration, raw expression, and…

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Tango Tradition

Paradoxes of Tradition

Paradoxes of Tradition 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

As a community, we tango dancers devote a fair amount of time to the discussion of tradition; specifically, to questioning what is traditional and what is not. This discussion is…

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Leaading and Following

Leading and Following in Life

Leading and Following in Life 570 359 Sharna Fabiano

The way we think about gender roles in social dance is changing as we learn to embody our current social values on the dance floor. I’m often asked why so…

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Creativity of Leading and Following

Creative Dynamics of Leading and Following

Creative Dynamics of Leading and Following 604 406 Sharna Fabiano

As many of you are familiar, my tango history has been greatly influenced by my practice of both roles, and recently, I’ve been reflecting on the leader and follower personas…

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Lady Leading

Lady Leading

Lady Leading 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

I’ve been teaching tango women to lead for quite some time, and have received a variety of feedback on that work over the years, comments that range from “Thank you,…

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Dancing with Women

Dancing with Women

Dancing with Women 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

After many years in the tango community, classes for women still hold a special place in my heart. In offering them, I think not only of female tango dancers, but…

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GREAT READS

GREAT READS 900 600 Sharna Fabiano

Below is a small collection of books that I frequently recommend to friends and clients. These titles have inspired by thinking, my creativity, and my professional work, and they cover…

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