Generally people know what balloons are and what they are utilised for: To make children happy, to color the world, to create the festive ambiance in parties and celebrations, to decorate shops, hotels, wedding parties, communion parties, birthday parties and all kinds of parties.
All over the world, sitting in the gate of Zoos and Parks, you will find vendors selling those traditional helium inflated balloons that each and every child loves.
Special balloons created for the only purpose to be filled up with water and smashed on the floor (or on some unsuspecting victim) are easy to discover in toy shops.
Fashion designers create clothing constructed from balloons and top models perform the catwalk along with them, but usually only celebrities will wear the extravagant unpredictable balloon outfits inside their galas and parties.
Balloon artists twisting balloons can sometimes be noticed in fairs, kids birthday parties, department store openings, malls, etc.Those balloon artists are utilized to live amongst these rubber devices and possess learned to use them for other needs. Like all things in life, necessity is definitely the mother of inventive, and balloons have amazing stretching properties. There is no limit to the imagination.
Tie a few long un-inflated balloons together to create a long elastic string. You can use it to hang light clothing, signs, to wrap around a cart or box and display the freshly created balloons, to improvise a tent or parasol, etc.
I actually have seen the clown´s car´s mirror (that was somewhat wobbly) secured set up with a balloon.
When the clown´s pants aren’t tight enough, a handy balloon bring a belt.
Broken balloons are useful to become tied around a box using a lose cover, to close an open bag of sugar, rice or any staple, basically the same uses as being a rubber band.
I met a clown who tied his shoes with balloons and left an inflated bubble at both ends for more effect.
The scissors, permanent marker (utilized to paint faces on the animal balloons), the balloon pump, those precious tools the balloon artist uses continually, are safely attached with balloons to his odotcj or apron.
An extended balloon may be cut into dozens of slices and utilized to secure the multiple braids in special Afro hairdos, or fix your pony tail.
I actually have seen a used old plastic stool converted in a beautiful vase. The clown inflated several long balloons and tied them round the stool till it was totally covered, then she turned it upside-down and tried it being a vase to hold her balloon creations.
A new bouquet of wild flowers held along with… a balloon of course.