Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

Learn how to make your very own Balloon Models with super-fun hands-on workshop from Magic Ian, an accomplished Balloon Modeller and award-winning magician.

Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

About Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop

Do you have what it takes to turn a balloon into a crazy animal or a funky sword?
Learn how to make your very own Balloon Models with super-fun hands-on workshop from Magic Ian, an accomplished Balloon Modeller and award-winning magician. Children and grown ups will be shown all the ins and outs (and twists and turns!) of balloon modelling and will take home some amazing masterpieces!

Ages 7+. Booking essential. To book contact the museum of Childhood reception on 0131 529 4142 or visit our website above.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Summer Balloon Modelling Workshop are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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