AKA Polkey Dot the Clown
BIO: Aaron, Funbelievable’s manager and top balloon artist, has been with the company since 2013. As an avid balloon twister and clown, he has been a hit with kids and families of all ages. In addition to his amazing balloon powers, he can juggle, ride a unicycle, or do both at the time same! He’s a very well rounded entertainer that will be a hit for any type of event. He is our balloon weapons expert, so be sure to hire him out for your boys’ events!
FAV BALLOONS: Ray-guns, swords, and crossbows
FAV GIGS: Community Events
BIO: Emily is one of the longest-tenured balloon artists on the Funbelievable Balloons team. Hailing from Lincoln and attending Illinois State University, Emily expects to continue entertaining this community for years to come! When you aren’t seeing her in her Funbelievable uniform, she can be seen wearing the uniform of a Illinois National Guard member. She’s a huge hit at birthday parties and is one of our most requested artists!
FAV BALLOON: Wild and Crazy Hat
FAV GIGS: Birthday parties
BIO: Storm has been making balloon animals since 2008. He’s a lightning fast balloon twister with a love for superheros and hilarious balloons. We are lucky to have him on the team, considering his epic history. Back in 2008, Storm single handedly saved the country from its financial crisis, creating balloon superheros so realistic that they actually came to life and saved the day. Since then, he has continued to twist balloons and he has taken up a career as a successful actor and musician!
FAV BALLOONS:Lightsaber & Spiderman
FAV GIGS: Public Events
BIO: Brittany started working with Funbelievable Balloons in 2013. Originally from Lincoln, she studies full-time at Illinois State. When she isn’t working a gig, she’s usually practicing her skills and learning new creations!
FAV BALLOON: Crowns
FAV GIGS: Restaurants
BIO: Andrew has been a part of the team since 2011. As a student at Harding studying Accounting, he is available during the summers only. We are glad to have him back, as he is an awesome balloon artist and a hit with people of all ages!
FAV BALLOON: Armadillo
FAV GIGS: School Carnivals
President and Founder
BIO: Aaron started on the path of balloon making back in 6th grade. Using all of his allowance he bought his first balloon kit and began learning the trade. In high school he met a professional balloon artist at a local restaurant and was trained to work professionally. He has been entertaining families and businesses for over fourteen years and has even entertained overseas in Italy and Spain. Aaron gets the biggest kick out of teaching and training aspiring artists and helping them find their own voice. He wants everyone to realize that when you change the way you look at the world, the world you look at changes. Aaron works a few gigs a year for top clients and family friends, spending most of his time working with Prudential Financial and spending time with his wife and son.
FAV BALLOON: Iphone
FAV GIGS: Any place where people are open to having their
faces blown off by my amazing balloon powers.
BIO: Daniel is one of our more recognizable artists, having worked for Funbelievable Balloons since 2009 and serving as manager from 2013-2015. He started as a freshman at Illinois Wesleyan University and continued to twist balloons through his graduation from Illinois State’s MBA program. Having discovered a passion for balloon twisting and children’s entertainment, he has worked as a full-time balloon twister and entertainer for several years, moving on to start a new company in Denver, CO after graduation.
FAV BALLOON: Balloon man making a balloon man making a balloon
FAV GIGS: Birthday Parties