Generally people know what balloons are and what they are used 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, kids birthday parties and all types of parties.
All over the world, sitting on the gate of Zoos and Parks, you can get vendors selling those traditional helium inflated balloons that each and every child loves.
Special balloons created for the sole purpose to become filled up with water and smashed on the floor (or on some unsuspecting victim) are simple to discover in toy shops.
Designers create clothing made out of balloons and top models carry out the catwalk with them, but usually only celebrities will wear the extravagant unpredictable balloon outfits in their galas and parties.
Balloon artists twisting balloons can often be seen in fairs, birthday parties, mall openings, malls, etc.Those balloon artists are employed to live amongst these rubber devices and possess learned to utilize them for other needs. As in everything in life, necessity is the mother of inventive, and balloons have amazing stretching properties. There is absolutely no limit towards the imagination.
Tie a couple of long un-inflated balloons together to create a long elastic string. It can be used 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 have seen the clown´s car´s mirror (that was somewhat wobbly) secured in place with a balloon.
When the clown´s pants aren’t tight enough, a handy balloon can be used a belt.
Broken balloons are useful to get tied around a box with a lose cover, to seal an open bag of sugar, rice or any staple, fundamentally 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 (used to paint faces on the animal balloons), the balloon pump, all those precious tools the balloon artist uses continually, are safely attached with balloons to his odotcj or apron.
An extended balloon can be cut into a large number of slices and utilized to secure the multiple braids in special Afro hairdos, or fix your pony tail.
I actually have seen a second hand old plastic stool converted in a beautiful vase. The clown inflated several long balloons and tied them across the stool till it was totally covered, then she turned it upside down and used it as being a vase to keep her balloon creations.
A brand new bouquet of wild flowers held together with… a balloon obviously.