Today, I’m sharing a quick way to make a unicorn horn

Unicorn horns

Unicorn, after Unicorn… that’s all I make when surrounded by a group of little girls. Over the years, I looked for shortcuts to making unicorns, just because they are a crowd favorite, and if you can save a step or two…you’ll get more balloon figures produced in a given time. Watch this video to show … Read more

The Three Stages of Entertaining

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Throughout the life of an entertainer, we evolve and our perception of tools changes.  Like most beginners, I was concerned about costs.  How much is it?” Really, I can make it cheaper than that”, are words uttered out of my month. Hours, days, and in a couple rare cases, years later, I’ve finally built the … Read more

Cheap Balloons Make Kids Cry

Why are my balloons breaking? Once a month, I will have a person ask me, “Are those special balloons? I bought a kit at the local book store and the balloons kept breaking.” The dozen or so balloons that come in pre-package kits are cheap balloons.  Book producers need to keep the production cost to … Read more

Balloon Pumps for Balloon Animals

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

If you are trying to make balloon animals, the best way to inflate a twisting balloon is to use a balloon pump.  Balloon pumps come either as a hand pump or as a floor pump.  The hand pumps are great for kids or entertainers who are just starting to make balloon animals.  You can buy … Read more