Extreme Balloon Tying: More Than 40 Over-the-Top Projects

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Here are more crafty twists and turns from the authors of the popular Ultimate Balloon Book—but this time, they’re going way over the top with creativity. These balloon sculptures use new techniques like the roll lock and the starburst, and they’re a little more complicated to yield awesome results. But don’t worry: each step is so well illustrated and captured in such detail that you won’t have any trouble following the process. Just check out the balloon basics and the dos and don’ts to get started making ...

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Overview

Here are more crafty twists and turns from the authors of the popular Ultimate Balloon Book—but this time, they’re going way over the top with creativity. These balloon sculptures use new techniques like the roll lock and the starburst, and they’re a little more complicated to yield awesome results. But don’t worry: each step is so well illustrated and captured in such detail that you won’t have any trouble following the process. Just check out the balloon basics and the dos and don’ts to get started making everything from a basket with fruit to a balloon corsage for your wrist.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781402724657
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/1/2007
  • Pages: 96
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years

Table of Contents


Introduction     1
Materials, Safety Tips & Techniques     2
Materials     4
Types of Balloon     5
Where to Purchase Balloons     6
Storing Balloons     6
Techniques     7
Inflating Balloons     8
Burping     9
Tying a Balloon     9
Do's and Don'ts     9
Other Precautions     10
Basic Twists     11
Basic Twist     12
Twist Lock     13
Ear Twist     14
Fold Twist     15
Tulip Twist     15
Pop Twist     16
Balloon Puff     17
More Twists     18
Roll Lock     18
Figure Eight     18
Midpoint Twist     19
Google Eyes     20
Dog with Google Eyes     21
Round Eyes     22
Raisin Twist     23
Weaves     24
Starburst     24
Hanging Basket     26
Vase     27
Balloon Creatures     29
Creature Features     30
Lobster     31
Crab     33
Dolphin     35
Orca or Killer Whale     37
Starfish     38
Starfish 2     39
Penguin     40
Brontosaurus     42
T-Rex     44
Skateboard     46
Skateboarder     47
Baby     49
Rattlesnake     52
Worm     54
Saxophone     55
Butterfly     56
Bat     57
Large Creatures     58
Octopus     59
Skeleton     60
Extremely Large Balloon Creations     63
Decorating with Balloons     65
Table Toppers     66
Tabletop Flowers     67
Fruit Basket     69
Apples     69
Oranges     69
Bananas     70
Grapes     70
Sculptures & Decorations     71
Christmas Theme     72
Christmas Tree     72
Candy Cane     74
Holiday Wreath     75
Chanukah Theme     77
Menorah     77
Dreidel or Spinning Top     79
Olympics Theme      81
Flame or Torch     81
More Fun with Balloons     83
Putting Things inside Balloons     84
Glow-in-the-Dark Additions     87
Glowing Space Sword     88
Putting Your Talents to Use     89
Index     90
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