Painted Heart

Count:
64
Wall:
2
Level:
Phrased Beginner / Intermediate
Choreographer:
Danping Chen
Music:
Hua Xin (Painted Heart) by Liangying Zhang
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Dance Sequence: AAA ,Tag1(16),AAABB,Tag2(6),AAA,End(8)
The music is the theme song of the Chinese film, Painted Skin.

Intro: start the dance at the vocals after 31 counts(26sec).

A: PATTERN - 32 counts
WALK, WALK ,ROKING CHAIR STEP,BACK,SWEEP,SWEEP,BACK,SIDE, CROSS
1- 2Walk forward on left, Walk forward on right
3&4Rock forward on left, Recover onto right, Rock back on left
&5-6Step back on right, Sweep left from front to back and step back left, Sweep right from front to back (to make a figure of the lover’s heart)
7&8Step back on right, step left to side, Cross right over left (face 11:00)

SIDE,BEHIND,RECOVER, 1/4 TURN AND SIDE,BEHIND,RECOVER,SIDE ,SWAY,PIVOT 5/4 TURN
9-10&Step left to left side, cross right behind left, Recover onto left
11-12&Turn 1/4 left and step right to side, cross left behind right, Recover onto right(9:00)
13-14Step left to side(sway left), step right to side(sway right)
15&16&Pivot 1/4 turn left and step left forward, Pivot 1/4 turn left and step right forward, Pivot 3/4 turn left and sweep left next to right,step right together.(facing6:00)
(Option:15&16& Pivot 1/4 turn left stepping forward on left,step forward right , step forward left ,step right together)

FORWARD MAMBO,BACK,RECOVER,,STEP,SWEEP TURN 3/4 RIGHT,TOGETHER,SIDE MAMBO
17-18&Step forward left, Recover onto right, step left together
19-20Step back on right, Recover onto left
&21-22Step forward on right, pivot 3/4 turn right sweeping left,step left together.(faceing3:00)
23&24Step right to side, Recover onto left, step right together

TURN 1/8 R LOCK SHUFFLE, TURN3/8 L LOCK SHUFFLE,STEP,TURN1/2 R,STEP,STEP
25&26Turn 1/8 right stepping forward on left(4:30),lock right behind left, step forward on left.
27&28Turn 3/8 left stepping forward on right (12:00),lock left behind right, step forward on right.
29-30Step forward on left, turn 1/2 right, Recover weight onto right(6:00)
31-32Walk forward left ,right

B: PATTERN - 32 counts
WALK, WALK,1/8TURN SLIDE AND BEND KNEE,BACK,POINT BACK,STEP,POINT FORWARD
1-2Walk forward left,right
3-4Turn 1/8 right and bend right knee,(1:30)skating-slide forward with left toe slowly.
5-6Step back left,point back right
7-8Step forward ,point forward left.

1/8 TURN STEP,1/2TURN FLICK,STEP,STEP,,STEP,1/2TURN FLICK,WALK ,WALK
9-10Turn 1/8 left stepping forward left,(12:00)turn 1/2 left flick right
11-12Step forward right ,left(6:00)
13-14Step forward right, turn 1/2 right flick left
15-16Step forward left ,right (12:00)
(Option:10 and 14, 1/2 turn touch one toe next to another foot)

CROSS ,TOUCH SIDE(4×)
17-18Cross left over right, touch right to side
19-20Cross right over left, touch left to side
21-22Cross left over right, touch right to side
23-24Cross right over left, touch left to side

TOGETHER,HANDS UP,POINT CROSS,1/2TURN TOGETHER,HANDS DROP.
25-28Step left together, open up both hands
29-32Point right cross left, Turn 1/2 left step left together, Drop both hands slowly. (6:00)

Tag 1:16c tag after A pattern wall3.
CHAIR STEP, SIDE, SWAY(4×)
1-2Rock forward on left, Recover onto right,
3-4Rock back on left, Recover onto right
5-6Step left to left as shoulder width, swaying left, right
7-8Sway left, right
9-16repeat 1- 8

Tag 2:6c tag after B pattern wall2.
OPEN UP BOTH HANDS,LOOK UP

END:WALK,WALK, 1/2 TURN,HOLD.
1-2Walk forward left, right
3-4Turn 1/2 right sweep left, close left beside right
5-6Hold

Please refer to the video for details of arms movement.