Tag Archive: savanah

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

Sep 04

4th September – Rhino


This is the second Rhino I have made on this blog, the last one was on April 23rd, This one is a lot different and I actually had a go at making him about a month ago but he didn’t look right, I managed to get him looking better today. He is made up of …

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May 30

30th May – Giraffe

Its my 150th day today, woohoo, 150 different balloons and still going. To celebrate I have made a giraffe, this design is from a balloon modeller in Hong Kong, I only know him by the name Indiespapa, thanks for this design. The Giraffe is made from 4 balloons, there is a yellow 260, a white …

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Apr 23

23rd April – Rhino

I love this little Rhino, Graham showed me how to make it back in March and I just love how he looks, he is made from just 2 balloons, although the white balloon is just an old scrap I found so I guess its only 1 and a bit balloons.

Apr 17

17th April – Hippos

Here is a hippo and her baby, I made this after Nat showed me a photo of a couple of hippos. Each hippo is made from just the 1 balloon, mummy hippo is a 260 and baby hippo is a 160.

Mar 25

25th March – Little Elephant

Time for another model made out of a single 260 balloon, this elephant starts with an elongated tulip/apple twist for the trunk, and then you twist a further 8 bubbles and you have your elephant.

Mar 02

2nd March – Gloria the Hippo

Its Mabel’s birthday today, she is one of my nieces and she is 8 years old, yesterday she requested that I make her Gloria the Hippo from the film Madagascar, so Happy Birthday Mabel and I hope you like my attempt. It seems that most hippos like to do ballet so that was the look I was …

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Feb 22

22nd February – Zebra

Its day one of the worlds largest magic convention in Blackpool and I have not purchased any balloons yet so here is one I made at home, this zebra is made of 2 balloons, 1 white 260 and 1 black 160, then I go mad with a sharpie pen. this is always one of those …

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Jan 02

2nd January – Giraffe

Here is a giraffe, he is made from just 1 x 260 balloon, kids love this one and is really easy to make.