Table of Contents for Ultimate Balloon Book : 46 Projects to Blow Up, Bend & Twist


Introduction 9(2)
I: Materials, Safety Tips, and Techniques
Materials
Types of balloon
11(1)
Where to purchase balloons
11(1)
How a balloon is made
11(1)
Storing balloons
11(1)
Safety Tips
Working with balloons
12(1)
Do's and don'ts
12(1)
Basic Techniques
Inflating a balloon
13(1)
Burping
14(1)
Tying a balloon
14(1)
Basic twists
15(6)
Difficulty scale
21(1)
II: Balloon Creations
Animals
Dog
22(4)
Horse
26(2)
Pig
28(1)
Cat
29(3)
Teddy bear
32(2)
Butterfly/dragonfly
34(1)
Dragon
35(3)
Stegosaurus
38(1)
Scorpion
39(3)
Fish
42(2)
Plant Life
Daisy
44(2)
Palm tree
46(1)
Tulip
47(1)
Other Fun Things
Guitar
48(2)
Motorcycle
50(2)
Airplane
52(1)
Spaceship
52(2)
Silly balloon figures
54(1)
III: Decorating with Balloons
Chains and Braids
Single-circle chain
55(1)
Figure-eight chain
56(1)
Multichain link
56(2)
Three-balloon braid
58(1)
Special Occasions
Halloween spider and web
58(3)
Birthday centerpiece
61(1)
Starbush
62(1)
IV: Wearable Balloons
Bracelets
Plain bracelet
63(1)
Mouse bracelet
64(1)
Turtle bracelet
65(1)
On Your Head
Hair ornament
66(1)
Two-balloon headband
67(2)
Basic hat frame
69(1)
Foolscap
69(1)
Ring-toss hat
70(2)
Starburst hat
72(2)
Costumes
Body frame
74(1)
Butterfly
75(1)
Bumblebee
76(1)
Angel
77(1)
Pirate with parrot and sword
78(2)
Robot
80(2)
V: Fun and Games with Balloons
Fun Houses
Simple house
82(4)
Fancy house
86(3)
Games
Balloon darts with balloon target
89(1)
Ring toss
90(1)
Three-braid maze with racing balloon balls
91(4)
Index 95(1)
About the authors 96