Valerie Wood from Chorley in the UK keeps herself very busy away from the dance floor by playing violin, singing, writing poetry and song lyrics. Valerie says "When I am not dancing I love playing the violin. I also do quite a lot of singing and used to sing round the clubs at one time. I also write poetry and song lyrics and I have someone who writes the music. At the moment I am trying to get a couple of songs published. Who knows maybe a line dance will be written for my songs!"
Karl-Harry Winson from Bournemouth in the UK talent is performing. "Well I have been performing for about 9 years now. I started of at Stagecoach Theatre School in bournemouth where I did alot of singing, dancing, and a bit of Acting. After that I went to a number of other well known theatre schools in Dorset and participated in there yearly shows at the Bournemouth Pavillion. I got more inerested into performing and studied Acting at GCSE level and then went on to do a National Diploma in performing arts coming out with Triple Distinction in Acting, Singing and Dancing. At the moment I'm studing Performing Arts (Music Theatre) at University hopefully coming out with a degree at the end of it or hopefully finding my way to drama school. I have been apart of a number of fantastic shows over the years including: "The Importance of Being Earnest", "Godspell", "Pillowman", "A Midsummer Nights Dream", "Children of Eden" "Grease" and many more."
Jackie Hendrey from Norwich in the UK is talented Calligrapher. Jackie says "I love anything to do with writing and making little books ,and finding lovely pieces of poetry .I belong to the Norfolks Scribes we meet once a month .I love my linedancing we have got a great club at the Wild Stallion,"
Ginny Sheridan from Setauket in the USA is an avid Kayaker. Ginny says "I have been kayaking for about 20 years. When people ask me where I kayak, my answer is "anywhere there's water." I live near the water, which makes it easy to go year round. Kayaking is great exercise, helps you meet nice people, is an environmentally friendly sport and takes you to see beautiful places. Everyone should try it."
Theola Baker from Rose Bud, Arkansas in the USA is into cake decorating away from the dance floor. Theola calls it 'edible art'!
Christine Watson from Billingham in the UK, is a talented tap dancer aswell as Line dancing. "I have been a very capable tap dancer since I was about 7yrs old. I enjoy going to Tap Dancing Weekends either via ATD (Association of Tap Dancers) or weekends run by Maurice Kachuk which are held in Luton. Maurice has also been in showbiz for over 25yrs and is a very good instructor."
Barbara Lowe from East London in the UK is an occasional TV extra. "When I am away from the dance floor I sometimes work as a tv extra. I have done MTV, Body double, promoted Charlie and the chocolate factory playing an oompa lumpa so my height does come in handy at only 4ft 7. My agent is part of ICM which is one of the top agencies in the UK.It is great fun to do and you meet lots of people"
|Gladys Milborrow from Ashford, Kent in the UK has got a talent for drawing and painting. "I go to two differant art clases a week & recentley sold my first pictures at our art exhibition. This is one I sold, proceeds went to Pilgrims hospice."|
Kathy Heller from Tamarac in the USA is a talented painter. "I do decorative painting in acrylics and oils. I prefer painting still life and my preferred medium is oils. The attached painting is called 'Stetson' and is painted on wood with oils."
|Cathy 'Mad Cat' Hodgson from Ripon, North Yorkshire in the UK is also a motorbiker. " wouldn't call it a talent as such, but as a female on a rather large motorbike takes a lot of guts!! I enjoy going to weekend rallies around and about and enjoy riding my Triumph 955 Sprint (middle bike in the picture!). Not had a great deal of time on the bike this year due to the lovely English weather we keep having!!"|
|Gladys Milborrow from Ashford, Kent in the UK is talented at painting & drawing. "I have Been Going to A Local Art Class for 4 Years Now And This Year I Have Sold Two Painting Proceeds To The Pilgrims hospis & Demosa house, I Also sing in a small group Pluss Two Line Dances a week For 13 Years Not Bad for An Oldy"|
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