Organic Swan Heart Tutorial by Vadim Shuskanov, CBA
Across many cultures, swans symbolize grace, beauty and love. When it comes to balloons, swans make the perfect addition to a baby shower or wedding. We asked Vadim Shuskanov, CBA, of Moscow, Russia to design a decor piece that would beautifully showcase the Graceful Swan Microfoil® and provide inspiration for this perfectly pastel balloon.
With a few simple framing techniques and a basic organic base, Vadim created a beautifully crafted heart that served as the ideal place to nestle two swans. This design is perfect for any event that calls for a soft, loving touch.
How-to Video: Lovely Heart Frame with Organic Base
Follow along with Vadim to learn how to create his simple heart frame and organic base. Continue reading below the video for a list of items used in the design.
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Vadim’s design specifically used the following combinations:
- Pink inside White
- Lime Green inside White
- Spring Lilac inside White
- Yellow inside White
- Orange inside White
Framing Materials Needed
- 2 pieces of aluminum rod
- 2 Ikea NOT lamps (or similar) with 1 length of pole attached into base