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dancer's feet, the price of beauty
behind the beauty of dance is all the hard work. yep those look like hard working toes to me!
Ballet feet. This is how we see progress......A photo by Joe Mcnally. Ballerinas are almost always shown dancing in big fluffy tutus and in beautiful poses, but I find this take more interesting.
Oh the beautiful feet of a ballet dancer..
What dancer's feet look like... on a good day. Many times I would take off my pointe shoes and find I was missing toenails.
art and beauty are the result of hard work
Ballet Stretch - Joffrey Ballet by Gina Uhlmann, via Flickr
The back muscles...via Phych101 @ flickr
Love this picture, especially because I'm excited to dance in the snow corps of Nutcracker this winter.
No matter how long it's been since I stopped dancing, I still think it's beautiful.
"Dance is like dreaming with your feet" You are able to do things you can't imagine and feel as if you are on top of the world
" If anything at all, perfection is not when there is nothing to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." ~ Maria Tallchief
Ballerina / Bailarina / Балерина / Dancer / Dance / Ballet
The urban ballerina | Behind Ballet
~ Behind every smile and underneath the costume. (Portfolio: Behind the Curtain at the New York City Ballet)
I love that you can still see pointe shoe ribbon indentations on her ankle.