Personal Touch aka: K.I.S.S. (Keep It Simple Stupid)

TYPE: 4 Wall line danceRATING: Beginner
COUNT:32STEPS:32
CHOREOGRAPHED BY:Gloria Johnson 
MUSIC:

"Where I Come From" by Alan Jackson

"All Wrapped Up" by Brad Paisley
OR try this dance to other songs phrased to 32 counts!

NOTE:

Gloria wrote this dance as a teaching tool for beginners which could be modified as students learned new steps. By trying different variations (see the examples at the end of step description) you can change the difficulty and the personality of the dance... OR add your own "personal touch" to make it more interesting! - Dusty

STEP DESCRIPTION:

GRAPEVINE RIGHT, TOUCH, GRAPEVINE LEFT, TOUCH

1,2       Step RIGHT to right side; Step LEFT behind Right

3,4       Step RIGHT to right side; Touch LEFT beside Right

5,6       Step LEFT to left side; Step RIGHT behind Left

7,8       Step LEFT to left side; Touch RIGHT beside Left

WALK BACK, TOUCH, WALK FORWARD, TOUCH

9-11     Walk back RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT

12        Touch LEFT beside Right

13-15   Walk forward LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

16        Touch RIGHT beside Left

3/4 CHUG TURN

17,18   Step RIGHT slightly forward; Turn slightly left (weight to Left foot)

19,20   Step RIGHT slightly forward; Turn slightly left (weight to Left foot)

21,22   Step RIGHT slightly forward; Turn slightly left (weight to Left foot)

23,24   Step RIGHT slightly forward; Turn slightly left (weight to Left foot)

(Note: Feet should be slightly apart, facing 3:00 o'clock wall)

SWIVELS

25,26   Swivel toes to right; Swivel heels to right

27,28   Swivel toes to right; Hold

29,30   Swivel toes to left; Swivel heels to left

31,32   Swivel toes to left; Hold

_____VARIATION #1 (STEPS 1-16)

1-3       Turning 1/4 right, walk forward RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT

4          Pivot 1/2 turn left (weight to Left foot)

5-7       Walk forward RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT

8          Pivot 1/4 turn left (weight to Left foot)

9-11     Walk forward RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT

12        Pivot 1/2 turn left (weight to Left foot)

13-16   Walk forward RIGHT, LEFT, RIGHT, LEFT

_____VARIATION #2 (STEPS 1-16)

1-3       Rolling vine right

4          Touch LEFT beside Right

5-7       Rolling vine left

8          Touch RIGHT beside Left

9-11     Rolling vine back (turning to right)

12        Touch LEFT beside Right

13-15   Rolling vine back (turning to left)

16        Touch RIGHT beside Left

_____VARIATION #3 (STEPS 17-24)

17-24  Hip rolls turning 3/4 turn

_____VARIATION #4 (STEPS 25-32)

25-32  Slow applejacks
 

BEGIN DANCE AGAIN
ADDED TO THE ARCHIVES:   11 OCT 2001
Dance Copyright remains with choreographer named above. Step description layout Copyright 1994 - 2016 CrackerBilly LLC dba Country Time Dance Lines. Permission is given by Country Time Dance Lines to copy and teach as long as nothing is altered.
CHOREOGRAPHER CONTACT INFORMATION:
Gloria Johnson  (Updated 10 APR 2013)
Phone:(386) 218-4228
Address:Country Time Dance Lines; 2403 Lake Tiny Road, Deltona, FL 32738
Email: gloriaj@country-time.com    OR  gloriaj@cfl.rr.com
Website: http://www.gloriajohnson.us  AND www.country-time.com