Tag Archive: butterfly

Jan 21

A-Z of Endangered Species – Monarch Butterfly


This week I have managed to reach the half way mark and for the letter M I have made a Monarch Butterfly. The Monarch butterfly is one of the wonders of the world, every year in October thousands of the butterflies migrate from the forests of Canada and North America all the way down to …

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Mar 08

Twisted Cinema – Silence of the Lambs

Hello everyone This week my Twisted Cinema photograph is a bit of a scary one, its the 1991 thriller movie The Silence of the Lambs. The film stars Anthony Hopkins in one of his most memorable roles alongside Jodie Foster. I remember when I first watched this on tv and it gave me nightmares for …

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Jan 02

My Daily Balloon – The Video

Well I have had a WHOLE day without touching a single balloon, what I HAVE done instead is to spend some of the day putting this video together. it features a selection of the 365 balloons I made over the last year. Enjoy

Nov 02

2nd November – Butterfly


This Butterfly is made from 3 balloons, I used 1 for the left wind and part of the body, the second balloon for the right wing and the head and finally I used another balloon for the antenna, It took me a while to work out which order I had to twist the bubbles for …

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Sep 24

24th September – Butterfly Hairband

Time for another hairband, this is also a different butterfly to the ones I have made before. I quite like the look of this butterfly, he looks a bit goofy. The Butterfly is made from 3 balloons, all 260s, then I used an extra clear 260 and a yellow 160 for the base. I am currently …

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Jul 02

2nd July – Simple Butterfly

A couple of friends recently had a go at balloon modelling, one of then was asked to make a butterfly and I ended up recommending this one, it is made from 2 balloons and is fairly quick to make. I am away camping at the moment and I am uploading this from a farm near …

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May 06

6th May – Butterfly Two

Its another beautiful and warm sunny day here in Portsmouth and this means plenty of flowers and butterflies. This butterfly is made from 7 balloons, there are 2 yellow hearts, 2 purple hearts, a yellow 260, a pink 260 and a white 260. You can follow My Daily Balloon several other waysFacebook – www.facebook.com/mydailyballoon and hit the …

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Jan 03

3rd January – Butterfly

This one was requested by Lindsey, it is made of 2 balloons, one balloon for the wings and first antenna, the second balloon for the body and other antenna.