Seems it always comes back to this. I asked the kids I see the following question “what is a Clown?” Almost everyone of them said “someone who is funny” Two of them said “someone who wears a red nose” The dictionary defines Clown this way. noun 1. a comic entertainer, especially […]Read more "Am I a Clown or do I clown?"
I am a good balloon twister and a good entertainer. The best? I don’t think so but it is always the goal. But it is amazing how often people tell me that I am the best balloon artist they have seen. Why do I find this amazing? I often am entertaining in areas where I […]Read more "Always Over Deliver!"
So here I am still writing this blog, it is well beyond week 52! Not sure if any one reads this or not. I bare my soul each week, sometimes I get it right, most times I am just searching for a answer. This week is no different. Ever felt like the rules are always […]Read more "to string or not to string?"
There has been some chatter about controlling crowds when Balloon Twisting on FaceBook as of late and I thought why not add my nickels worth! I was going to say 2 cents but we don’t have pennies any longer here in Canada. They round up or down if paying with cash. So if your purchase […]Read more "Line Control!"
Recently I got invited to try 3 Markets. Well, more like I got myself invited to 3 Markets! Markets are new to me and I decided I would try these as a Busker! Busking is new to me, as are Markets. The first 3 weeks were a steep learning curve. Not just about what worked […]Read more "to market or not to market"
I am very lucky! I work as much as I want to, but that being said I am busy! As I talk to other performers I find they are not as busy as I am or can be. I often wonder why? Is that I am better? Or lucky? Good marketing? Or a bit of […]Read more "Cold Calls"
As an Entertainer I feel I always need to be moving forward. Always bettering myself, always finding that new something to add or take away from my performances that will make me stand out from the crowd! But I woke up yesterday and realized I am wearing myself out looking for that something! Remember back […]Read more "Falling in love all over again!"