Learn how to watch for telltale signs of expertise and come to a greater appreciation of the art of drawing the sword. Do the motions appear strong? What is the purpose of each movement? Are there unrequired extra motions in the draw? The author responds to such questions in text and photo illustrations, helping one view iaido movements.
SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 3 No. 3 (1994): 8 pages.