Category Archive: (B) Balloon Review

Mar 01

“LOVE AROUND THE WORLD”

Join lovers on top of the world in this marvelous balloon sculpture by Yuka Yamakita.

Sep 13

The GRIDZ Are Coming… . AGAIN

_______________________________________________ THE GRIDZ ARE COMING…  .  AGAIN! With Economy, Efficiency And Multitude of Design Options For Balloon Decorations. By Graham Rouse ________________________________________________________________ Welcome to Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). NOTE: tHE ARTICLE BELOW WAS WRITTEN IN 2011 AS griDZ WERE BEING INTRODUCED TO THE usa FOR THE FIRST TIME. wE WILL BE UPDATING THIS …

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Jul 29

WHAT IS IN A NAME?

________________________________________________________________ WHAT IS IN A NAME? With No Standard Definition? by Mark Zettler _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ “Is it time for some real hard thinking about standardizing certain aspects of the balloon business to aid all concerned – the customer, manufacturer, distributor …

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Jul 26

BALLOON INDUSTRY LINGO

It seems fascinating to me that terminology can inadvertently impact the course of an industry and the path of our business, but the fact of the matter is, it can.

Jun 30

MAYBE “BLUE ICE”

____________________________________________________________________________________________ . MAYBE “BLUE ICE” Reflections On A Balloon Sculpture                      By Graham Rouse ________________________________________________________________________________ Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™.  ___________________________________________________________________________________________ . REFLECTIONS   When I look at this sculpture I wonder if it is actually ice  that has been melted into shape by the sun as the earth spins round  that …

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Sep 22

COMING OUT PARTIES

_______________________________________________________________________________ . “COMING OUT PARTIES”  By Graham Rouse FOR CATS, MUSHROOMS & OTHER BALLOON INNOVATIONS  _______________________________________________________________________________ Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™. _______________________________________________________________________________ COMING OUT PARTIES FOR CATS, MUSHROOMS & OTHER BALLOON INNOVATIONS THE CAT AND THE MUSHROOM There is an old expression in my part …

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Aug 30

“NITE-LITES”

________________________________________________________________________  NITE-LITES Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™. ____________________________________________________ LATEX SCULPTURE? Are these “Nite-Lites” really a sculpture of latex and air as advertised or are they actually reflections in a window along the Las Vegas strip?  Are they instead, maybe, neon lights in New York’s Times …

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Aug 20

RIBS OF GOLD

________________________________________________ RIBS OF GOLD “RIBS of Latex, Air and Imagination”      By Graham Rouse _____________________________________________________________________ Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™. _____________________________________________________________________                           When I pause to consider this sculpture, these eight “Ribs Of Gold”, they suggest to me, a swirling motion without moving.  They give form to …

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Jul 28

CONTEMPLATING “BLUE ICE”

________________________________________________________________________________ CONTEMPLATING “BLUE ICE” Introduction & Preview of a forthcoming MIWB.net Gallery Exhibit: “RIBS for  Latex, Air and Imagination”                     By Graham Rouse ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Welcome to   Making It With Balloons Network (MIWB.net). “Making Things, Making Success  & Making A Difference With Balloons”™.  ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Be sure to be there for the opening of this exhibit in Making It With Balloons Network Gallery. …

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Jan 11

Making “IT” A Balloon Arts Movement

Balloon arts provide daily opportunities to expand business, stretch imaginations, and color attitudes in positive ways. When we do these things, our influence combines with others in a worldwide Balloon Arts Movement that can alter and improve the world around us. MIWB.net contributes to that movement by serving as Your Resource Center for “Making Things, Making Success & Making A Difference With Balloons”.