Image of a pink inflatable shell on a beach

Inflatable Shell for Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival

katebarlow Fun Inflatables, Inflatable Art

We had so much fun making this giant 6 metre tall custom inflatable shell for the Arts University College at Bournemouth! They took it down to the beach at Poole where it caused tremendous excitement to everyone who saw it! We thought it looked pretty spectacular throughout the day and on into  the evening. Judging by the news articles about …

Bertie the Blimp

abc_admin Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled)

This month, Fort Locks asked us to fit new fins to Bertie the Blimp, as they affectionately call him. Bertie is now happily up and flying again above the Fort Locks Self Storage depot in Banbury. We offer a repair service to our customers for any inflatable that needs attention. Over time, inflatables can suffer knocks in the course of …

Inflatables for art installation for Cultural Olympics

abc_admin Inflatable Art

If you saw the inflatable art exhibition during the Cultural Olympics, you probably saw some of our pieces. We were asked to help produce inflatable art for a unique installation in East London and it was a real honour to get involved. We supported two London artists, Anthea Hamilton and Nicholas Byrne, in their installation called ‘LOVE’, at Poplar Baths. …

Inflatable Arch for the BBC

abc_admin Inflatable Arches, Theatre and Film Inflatables

We created this beautiful inflatable tubular arch for a BBC tour of events to accompany the series The Great British Story: A People’s History. The arch travelled to England, Wales, Scotland and N. Ireland as part of the BBC Learning campaign and proved very popular. Doesn’t the artwork look fantastic? Bespoke inflatable arches are a great way to attract attention and …

Breezy Geezer

abc_admin Sky Dancers

Lots of people call them air dancers but we like the name Breezy Geezer! Whatever you call him, we created this impressive 2-legged inflatable to mark launch of the new Pipe & Climate Center in West Bromwich. He needed to be very tall to make an impression against the high building behind… we think we succeeded in that! These eye-catching …