Author : Brad Countryman
Aug 18, 2017
Yo-Yo At the Pinnacle..On this day, of this week, in this year, and with a deafening buzzing in my brain I packed my new, favorite Black Cat yo-yo in my hiking pack and started climbing. As I ascended, I first noticed the air becoming clearer, crisper. The smell of Pitch Pines and Slashes, Jacks and Spruces, Loblollys and Reds all danced to the rhythm of my deepening breath. Yo-Za! Breaking
Aug 04, 2017
Summer of 2017 Could Be Best Ever!!Bag is packed! Checklist:
- Yo-Yos and Accessories
- Smart Phone / Music
- Compass and survival gear
- Entertainment; books, hackey sacks, and deck of cards
- Spending money (but check
Jul 26, 2017
A heart-warming yo-yo story..Dear Mr. Kuhn, Since the generous gift of the wooden yo-yos you sent me, I wanted to pass along two stories of your yo-yos making a difference in other people's lives. As you know, I work on the orthopedics and oncology floor and most patients are experiencing a great deal of pain. But there are opportunities to help them forget their situation for a while and enter the
Jul 20, 2017
Enter the realm of advanced yo-yo choreography...Yo-Yo tricks are adventures in geometry, timing, concentration and self-expression. Tom Kuhn’s adjustable gap, ball bearing yo-yos will take you into the uncharted realm of advanced yo-yo choreography! The astonishingly long spin potential allows you the time to learn previously impossible moves and then invites you to embellish them! For example, when strolling outdoors, I might do 10 to 15 around the worlds, catch
Jul 07, 2017
Take time to unwind. Enjoy the Art of Play In The State of Yo
Yo-yoing for me is more than a progression of mind boggling, high-speed string maneuvers. The instrument and its play becomes in part, art and part therapy. When in the State of Yo, yo-yoing can be a good stress reliever. It is great for developing hand-eye coordination, sharpening your balance, sense of rhythm and
Jun 22, 2017
Art of Play $200 Giveaway!
Ready to play? Here’s how it works…Simply create an account, signup to receive the newsletter and purchase one or more of the Tom Kuhn items listed below on www.tomkuhn.com. Use code ARTOFPLAY200 at checkout to be automatically entered to win the KEY to the Tom Kuhn, Art of Play $200 Credit Giveaway. The KEY CODE will be emailed to the winner on July 4th. The codeMay 26, 2017
This Black Cat Yo-Yo Purrs..
Ain’t superstitious. Tom Kuhn Custom Yo-Yos is thrilled to present this luxurious play of art for your consideration and enjoyment in The Art of Play.
Form: This shadowy black beauty sports a specialty aircraft aluminum body with on-trend stealthy bead-blasted, charcoal black anodized matte finish adding a tone of bluesy, enhanced with impeccable diamond weave, laser engraved on the rims.
Function: Combining a wide stringApr 26, 2017
Beyond Yo-Yo News; Innovation For A Prosperous Future (and balanced State of Yo and The Art of Play)Reportedly over 92% of our purchase decisions are made based on visual factors, yet in the STEM vs STEAM conversation, it seems the ART (+Design) is causing some confusion as to how, where and even why. Take Apple as an example; they innovated and thrived based on good design of product and interface,