Over the years, I have relied on the Mini Balloon Apron to hold my balloon scraps, but this mini apron has a couple of more advantages than just holding balloons. Here’s a review of this great product that I’ve been using since 2000. Mini balloon apron pricing and availability at the mbd2.com balloon store.
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
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
I guess that all adds up to personal preferences! How you like to work. There are almost a hundred ways to do it. Work out of the plastic bag that you got your balloons in. Work out of a pouch with the colors all mixed up. Work out of an apron where the colors are … Read more
While twisting balloon animals at a restaurant, a customer will turn to a friend and say, “Hey, Bob, that’s a job for you, twisting balloons animals.” What did I do to give them the impression that my skills were so common that a layperson can just pick up a bag of balloons and twist animals? … Read more
People are always asking, “Who arranges all the balloons in my apron and how long does it take me?” Well, for the longest time it was just me sorting all the balloons, and then Michelle would help me. Now, I’m training my two year old son to help. Normally, it can take up to 30-45 … Read more
Everyone on the face of the earth knows buying in bulk saves money. Most entertainers do this, but here is a tip on how clever entertainers save money and some even make money. If you buy balloons online, then you’re going to have to pay shipping, but how would you like to reduce shipping cost? … Read more
I am slowly adding video to the mbd2.com balloon store. If you’re not familiar with the store it sells balloon supplies and equipment to balloon entertainers. The first product I chose was the MacPump manual floor balloon pump. I figured this would be a good product to demonstrate. I first had to get my background … Read more