A few months ago, I was asked to write an article for WSLT? on any topic I felt passionately about. My mind immediately snapped to “Community”. However, in the months that followed I couldn’t figure out how to properly approach the topic. Everyone’s experiences and expectations of a Cardistry Community varied so vastly. In this article, I’m going to go over a little history, a little personal experience, and a little bit of wishful thinking for the future.
What is a community?
So, you’re a young kid who just watched the latest Zach Muller video and bought yourself a ton of Fontaine merchandise. You’ve filmed your first 15-second Instagram video of you struggling to do Franco Pascali’s Henrik Forberg’s Spencer Clark’s Zach Muller’s Franco Pascali’s Judo Flip and you want to get some recognition for your hard earned effort. But where do you go from here?