Going Big at Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras jester made from twisting balloon by balloon artist Dale Obrochta

Mardi Gras parties are over the top parties and the bigger you make the balloon figure, the happier people are to wear them. Unlike birthday parties or dinner banquets where people like to hide in corners and watch, Mardi Gras is about being the center of the activities. Oversized hats, characters, and beads, can be made quickly … Read more

Ensuring Your Halloween Balloons Are Seen

Didn’t make any Halloween balloons Hours are spent creating new balloon designs for the holidays and very few people get to see these designs. Just recently, I read a Facebook posting from an entertainer who entertained at a Halloween party and when the party was over, they realized they did not make any Halloween balloons. … Read more

Tips for Improving upon Theme Parties

Balloon Animals Featured Blog Post, by Balloon Artist Dale Obrochta

Problems with Theme Parties and Solutions to Make them Better Over the past 25 years, I have been at many 1st birthday theme parties and seen many problems with the planning of the event.  I will explain some of the main problems that occur when having a themed party.  These problems occur both in the … Read more