Twisting our way into Spring

Bunny Hop FAO Schwarz Boy with balloon

“As always, you were such a hit with the kids and we’re so thrilled to have you back.” – Charlotte, The Society of MSKCC

Hop, skip, jump, and twist your way into Spring! There was no lack of fun on Tuesday night, when we helped celebrate the return of Spring at the 22nd Annual Bunny Hop for The Society of Memorial at Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. The night was filled with laughter, music, candy, and loads of fun at New York City’s flagship toy store, FAO Schwarz!  Along with our balloon twisting team, guests were kept busy with face painting, cookie decorating, pipe cleaner art, dancing, magic shows and more.

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Joel Twisting for David Blaine

Joel with David Blaine

Twisted Balloon Company Artist Joel does David Blaine’s daughter’s birthday!       Joel, one of New York City’s favorite balloon artists,  just celebrated with magician David Blaine’s family.  He entertained daughter Dessa and her friends and family for her 2nd birthday party!  Joel made dozens of balloon wearables, characters, animals and other fun creations … Read more

Balloon Fashion at the Vegas Wonderground

  Balloon fashion stole the show at this week’s Wonderground, when three gorgeous models wearing balloon dresses took over the main stage. Tawney Bubbles, The Twisted Balloon Company’s “Chief Fashionista” brought three of her creations to the Las Vegas magic nightclub to twirl and entertain the late-night audience. After the show, Tawney’s artwork was featured … Read more

Bloomberg TV’s Stealth Lawyer

screenshot of Todd on Bloomberg TV

Jan. 30 (Bloomberg) — Todd Neufeld, founder of The Twisted Balloon Company, talks with Bloomberg Law’s Spencer Mazyck about his transition from intellectual property lawyer to professional balloon twister. Neufeld, who has worked with the White House Social Office for seven years, also discusses using his legal background to create an online database for entertainers … Read more

Balloon Obama at the White House

picture of President Obama admiring a balloon flower

Todd, John, Kenwyn, and Tara had the honor to entertain at the White House’s 2012 Independence Day celebration. This was the fourth year in a row that we’ve been invited to this event. We quickly went to work building two eye-catching balloon sculptures: A patriotic balloon dress and a flag with a balloon caricature of the president.

The Lightness Photo Collection

I recently collaborated with the brilliant photographer ShuHui Yang on a photoshoot for the fashion journal Zink Magazine.  The collection is called “The Lightness” and combines fashion, color, and texture to create amazing images.