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Title:
Twisting history : lessons in balloon sculpting
Author:
Moss, Larry.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Rochester, NY : Fooled Ya!, [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
107 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780964849730
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Twisting History was written to answer the most common questions about balloon sculpting: 1 "How can I learn to make funny things out of balloons?" 2 "Can you make anything besides dogs and cats?" 3 "How do balloon animals fit into the evolutionary history of the world?"


Table of Contents

Chapter I The Complete History of Balloonsp. 10
Chapter II Getting Startedp. 16
About Balloonsp. 17
Filling The Balloonp. 18
About Pumpsp. 20
General Tips for Inflating Balloonsp. 22
Tying a Knotp. 23
About Twistingp. 25
About Poppingp. 25
Various Types of Twistsp. 26
Standard Pinch and Twistp. 26
Locking Twists and the Basic Four-Legged Animalp. 26
Ear Twistp. 28
Apple Twistp. 28
Bird Bodyp. 29
Pop Twistp. 30
Meatballp. 30
Finishing Touchesp. 31
Chapter III Simple Crittersp. 32
The Basic Dogp. 33
Droopy Eared Dogp. 35
Snoopyp. 36
Sitting Dogp. 37
Poodlep. 38
Turtlep. 40
Swanp. 40
Dovep. 42
Parrotp. 44
Parrot on a Swingp. 45
Chapter IV The Course of Evolutionp. 46
Horsep. 47
Snailp. 48
Teddy Bearp. 49
Another Teddy Bearp. 51
Monkeyp. 52
Octopusp. 53
Reindeerp. 54
Batp. 56
Chapter V The Dawn of Man (and Balloon)p. 60
Clownp. 61
Motorcyclep. 62
The Enterprisep. 64
Bearded Manp. 66
Airplanep. 70
Helicopterp. 74
Large Motorcyclep. 76
Chapter VI Plant Lifep. 80
Tulipp. 81
Daffodilp. 81
Daisyp. 82
Flower Potp. 83
Large Flowerp. 84
Chapter VII Hatsp. 86
Making a Fashion Statementp. 87
Basic Headbandp. 87
Helmetp. 87
Bunny Earsp. 88
Large Swan Hatp. 88
Stegosaurus Hatp. 89
Animal Headp. 91
Wearing Animalsp. 91
Chapter VIII Bird in a Gilded Cagep. 92
Cage Bottomp. 93
Cagep. 96
Bird and Perchp. 97
Chapter IX Showing Offp. 98
Those Embarrassing Popsp. 100
Performingp. 100
William Tell - A Complete Routinep. 102
Where to Go from Herep. 103
Challengesp. 103
How far can you go?p. 104
Appendix The Endp. 106
Suppliesp. 106
Further Readingp. 107
Internetp. 107

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