Jim Riser wrote:Yes, I have seen your father's routine. It is the most energetic and best done version of the Kuma Tubes that I am familiar with. I merely feel that the vase design can be improved for easier transport and handling.
The difference between what you're doing and what my father
did was he took something beautiful he found and made
it fit with the effect. In doing so, he had to create
the gimmick that would hold the water and the various silks
and rubber animals he had in it.
What you are asking is how to deal with making the gimmick
effective ... which he achieved.