Hoop Making

¿Como hacer un aro de fuego? Tutorial Hula de Fuego

Moises Olmedo Attention, fire-loving and Spanish-speaking hoopers (Traducción al español más abajo)! In this tutorial, Moisés Olmedo from Hulapea is repairing an old hoop and he takes the opportunity to show us how to make our very own fire hoop. He describes how to build and place each fire wick and how to best manipulate the material in order to make a durable hoop. Look for the list of materials in the video’s description and remember, playing with fire can be fun, but not if you get burnt! Remember to be safe when you play with your new fire hoop and if you’re a beginner we recommend you seek the advice of an experienced fire hooper like Moises. He lives in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico.

¡Atención, hoopers hispanohablantes y amantes del fuego! En este tutorial, Moisés de Hulapea está reparando su aro y aprovecha esta oportunidad para enseñarnos cómo hacer nuestro propio aro de fuego. En el video, nos describe detalladamente cómo elaborar y colocar cada mecha y cómo debemos manipular los materiales para obtener un aro durable. Para la lista de materiales, búscala en la sección “Acerca del video”. Advertencia: Jugar con fuego puede ser divertido, ¡pero no si sales lastimad@! Recuerda tener mucho cuidado al jugar con tu aro de fuego, y si eres principiante, te recomendamos busques el consejo de un experto como Moisés. Moises vive en Guadalajara, Jalisco, México.

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How To Make a Hula Hoop

Are you feeling a little down because you’re having a bit of trouble making a hoop? Don’t know where to start, what to buy or where to get the materials? The fourth grade class at Barnett School will show you! With style and flair, they lead you through everything you need to know about hoop making materials, construction, where to…

Jim Lambie: Layin Down the ZOBOP

Hoop Tape. We love our hoop tape, don’t we? Whether it’s from Identi-Tape, Fancy Tapes, Discount Hoop Supplies or your local hardware store, it’s something pretty special. Glasgow-based artist Jim Lambie has a thing for bright colorful tape too, and he also tends to think most floors are just too drab to leave on their own. That’s why ZOBOP, his…

For The Price of a Hoop

[Hooping.org’s Editor Philo Hagen on the value of hoop making.] by Philo Hagen The other day I was listening to a hooper rant that all hoops should be free for everyone, that those who make and sell them for $40 are ripping people off. It’s not the first time I’ve heard such a thing. While my first hoop was given…

Hoops Can Teach Us About Everything!

[Hooping.org’s Editor Philo Hagen gets schooled on teaching with hoops.] by Philo Hagen In all of the interviews we’ve done with hoopers around the world over the years we’ve yet to talk to anyone who hasn’t learned a lot about themselves and life as a result of stepping inside of a relatively simple plastic ring. The hoop can be such…