The Dragster lasts 20 seconds and travels at 120 MPH. When I made a balloon dog on it in 2007, it was the tallest and fastest roller coaster in the world. I inflated the balloon while we shot straight up, tied it while we turned the corner, and made the dog while we hurled toward […]
Making balloon animals for people is always an adventure, but occasionally you still have to make things more interesting. This category is to share fun balloon adventures that are a bit further outside the box.
I haven’t made theme parks an intentional staple in youth ministry, but they seem to roll around every year or so. After a while, just riding the roller coasters began to feel a bit mundane, so I started making balloon animals while riding. I’ve made balloon animals on everything from the Georgia Cyclone (Six Flags Over […]
When sharing with a crowd, I love to put myself in a giant balloon! It’s fun and adds even more “wow” factor to the show. This video is from the Truett Theological Seminary variety show and was taken the first time I publicly climbed inside a balloon.
After Years of Fun Inflation Tricks, it only seemed right to make a balloon while skydiving. I only got as far as the dog’s front feet before the chute opened, but considering the air in the balloon kept compacting while I was inflating, I was pretty pleased. This video was made the day before my […]