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Topic: Halloween balloons
Message: Posted by: montymagi (Oct 5, 2010 10:18PM)
I have a cool ghost and a giant spider but I would like to make some more Halloween balloons like a good bat, jack o lantern (not just an orange round balloon) quick and relatively easy that would be good for restaurant work. Any ideas?
Message: Posted by: Graham Lee (Oct 6, 2010 03:48AM)
There are two threads on the balloon chat site with a good selection of spooky and scary,
http://balloonchat.co.uk/halloween-t3207.html

http://balloonchat.co.uk/hallowwen-t747.html
Message: Posted by: Bad to the Balloon (Oct 6, 2010 06:55AM)
Jigsaw?
http://markbyrne.balloonhq.com/complete.php?portid=9834&page=4&id=75362&category=0&idl=52
Message: Posted by: Beowulf (Oct 6, 2010 11:52AM)
I use a 260 plus an undipped 321, both in black. Put four 4" bends in the 260, then two ear twists, and end with four more 4" bends; drain and tie-off. This will be the wingspan.

With the 321, inflate less two inches or so. At the nozzle twist off a two inch ball and then split it into two bat ears. Twist off a four inch bat head and twist in the two ear twists of the wing, one front and one in the back.

I use a white pen to frame eyes a la spiderman-shape with red eyeballs plus the mouth/teeth. End w a bit of shaping for the body. Can be carried or easily mounted on a hat.

With a white 321 and using the 260 to add hands, you have a quick ghost too.