Last month I promised a guard-themed craft or crochet project per month. I almost let November run away from me… but just under the wire I’m back with craft project #2! And this one I LOVE! Bus Pillows made from Upcycled Guard T-shirts with Crochet Edgings Before I start with the step-by-step let me just [...]
Tag: Halftime Magazine
If you’re a regular reader here at CGE then you probably know that we’re big fans here of Halftime Magazine. For those who may not be familiar with Halftime it is a print magazine specifically for the marching arts community. It was founded in 2007 by Editor/CEO Christine Ngeo Katzman and publishes 6 times a [...]
Halftime Magazine just published a new “web exclusive” article, written by our very own Chris Casteel, education coordinator for the Winter Guard Association of Southern California comparing plastic and wooden rifles. Have you wondered what the difference is? Trying to make that choice yourself? Visit Halftime’s website for their article! Plastic vs. Wooden Rifles by [...]
For a limited time, Halftime Magazine is offering a 2010 New Year's subscription special – only $10.00 for the entire year! To find out more about Halftime Magazine, the magazine of the marching arts, or to subscribe, visit their website .
Here at the holidays many of us take time to think of ways we can “give back.” I know that in my house I’m working hard to teach my 5-year-old twin daughters that the holidays should be more about giving than getting! Those of you who have been long-time readers probably know that I strongly [...]
With just 500 words about how marching band inspires their life, one of YOUR students could be the lucky winner of a private screening of the upcoming remake of the legendary movie, "FAME." Keep reading for more details! Contest entries due by August 10th!
Many Winter Guard fans were disappointed to miss the beloved James Logan High School Winter Guard at WGI World Championships last year. But James Logan guard members, along with hundreds of other marchers from the West Coast were saving up to experience their own Olympic Dreams in Beijing where the colorguard was choreographed by their [...]
Here is a quick sectionals article I wrote for Halftime Magazine with tips for “fitting in your fundamentals” throughout the season, even when the focus starts to shift towards cleaning the show. Check out “Daily Training for Color Guard” on their website!