Tag Archive: flower

Nov 11

A-Z of Endangered Species – Coral

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This week I am at the letter C and I decided early on in my A-Z of endangered species that C was going to be one of the most beautiful things on the planet, Coral. Coral reefs can be found all around the world, the most famous being the great barrier reef off the eastern …

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Aug 25

Twisted Cinema – American Beauty

Hello everyone Here is movie number 39 and this week I have recreated the poster for American Beauty, This is a 1999 romance drama starring Kevin Spacey. I went to see American Beauty at the cinema, I seem to remember enjoying it however I have never had the urge to watch it again so I …

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Jun 22

Twisted Cinema – Monsters Inc

Hello everyone, It is that time of the week again, This week my Twisted Cinema picture is the 2001 Pixar hit movie Monsters Inc. I originally thought about going down the route of making Mike and Sully for this one but after thinking about it for a while I decided to go for a different …

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Feb 23

Twisted Cinema – Day of the Triffids

Hello everyone This week for my Twisted Cinema movie scene I have been attacked by the killer plants from the British 1962 movie ‘Day of the Triffids’. The film is based on a book by John Wyndham and stars Howard Keel as a naval officer struggling to survive in a world over run with poisonous …

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Nov 14

Celebration Elephant

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Hello everyone I was recently asked to make a small elephant display piece for a friend and this is what I came up with, the elephant is meant to be an Indian elephant and I found it quite difficult to make it look like an Indian elephant. I added the flowers and other decorations because …

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Nov 12

Lotus Flowers

Lotus Flower

Hello everyone I recently was asked to make up a few Lotus flowers for a friend so this is what I came up with, There are 2 different versions here, scroll down for version 2. I have never made a lotus flower before but I think they came out pretty good, the small one is …

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Apr 15

Orchids

The other day I showed you a goldfish that was shown to me by Graham Lee, well I have been playing around with the method he used to create that fish and I came up with these flowers which I think look like Orchids. What do you think? do they look like Orchids? or some …

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Mar 04

Gift Flowers

Your Carriage Awaits

Well it has been such a busy few weeks, I have not had much time to make many balloons recently. It was school holidays the other week which means I was busy working and then it was the worlds largest magic convention in Blackpool and now I am spending my time catching up with lots …

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Feb 19

Frog

Frog

I have recently been working on a few of my own designs, one animal I have always found a problem is a frog, some frogs I have seen don’t really look like frogs and others seem to take ages to make, I eventually came up with this simple design and I really like the look …

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Feb 14

Bouquet with Heart Balloon

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Today I received a balloon book in the post and I was keen to have a go at making one of the designs, This bouquet of flowers is the first design in the book and I really like the look of it. I was working at an after school Valentines party doing a magic show …

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