We now offer custom photo balloons! We asked if you would be interested in this new balloon option, and the feedback we received was all in favor of it, so we quickly put the wheels in motion to get the special equipment needed to print them. Photo balloons are exactly what they sound like: balloons with […]
We are considering adding a new option to our growing inventory: custom printed photo balloons, where we take your photo and print it directly on a balloon, then customize them with text and templates like the examples pictured. Here’s an example created by a fellow balloon artist: You can send a picture of your choice […]
Balloons are not just for children’s birthday parties or business grand opening celebrations–they can also be a unique, fun, and sophisticated addition to the decor of your wedding! Colin Cowie Weddings offered some great ideas on their website: Imagine rows of chic white balloons anchored to long banquet tables at your evening reception. They can also be […]
Since we’re in the business of making your events better, we want to share a brand new venue for all kinds of events in the heart of McAllen’s historic Art District: The Old Church Winery.
Our Lift Your Spirits team came back from this year’s FLOAT Convention (an amazing learning experience aimed at advanced balloon decorating professionals) with a new product to offer: candy bouquets! Most of our work focuses on creating balloon decorations for big events all across the Rio Grande Valley, but these new candy bouquets allow us […]
One of our good friends and colleagues, Lana Glass, has written an amazing eBook on creating candy bouquets that we highly recommend! They are perfect as centerpieces for parties or especially as a Valentine’s Day gift. Here’s one quick and easy project idea from the e-book to give you an idea of what you’ll learn: Candy […]
Last weekend, the Lift Your Spirits team traveled to Balloon World in Andover, KS for a Valentine’s Seminar by Jill Shortreed of Charleston Balloon Company (South Carolina). We are always learning and honing our craft. As Nilda explained, the team went to Kansas for “more of that balloon education to do bigger and better designs for […]
We recently built a balloon arch to celebrate 100 years of the Brewster School, a historic Edinburg school built to help educate the children who lived out on local ranches. You can see video of the arch in this recent news update from KRGV: Former Brewster School Students Gather for 100-Year Reunion
Our own Nilda Paxman earned Certified Ballon Artist (CBA) status in August 2016! As a professional, she is always striving to learn and perfect her craft, and this is just the latest honor. Professionals who earn the CBA designation have chosen to grow their businesses through networking with other balloon professionals, continuing their education, giving and […]
Welcome to our newly relaunched website! You’ll find a much cleaner, streamlined site that will allow you to explore our portfolio, find our latest updates and contact us. We’ve also relaunched our Twitter account and launched a new Instagram account, so you can keep up with Lift Your Spirits all across social media!