Rod's Velvety Lawn ("Rod's Grits Lawn" variation)

hook: box the gnat to star to R&L though, v. satisfying.

by: Variations on a Bill Olson dance, by Unknown and Aden Water

formation: Improper

A1 8
neighbors right hand balance & box the gnat
star right - wrist grip - 4 places, face across
A2 8
right left through, pull past partner
ladles allemande right 1½
B1 16
partners balance & swing
B2 8
partners promenade
circle right 3 places
partners California twirl ⁋

/+ star back where you came from

Variation of eliminates do-si-do for use outdoors.
Variation by Anet gives good flow after the promenade.
Rod's Grits Lawn variation collected from Liz Burkhart at MMiSL 2018.


user: Anwan

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