The Balloon Rhino Project – Proud of Our Team

You haven't heard from us recently. That's because we were so busy working with artists around the globe on The Balloon Rhino Project. Artists from 35 countries made balloon rhinos to call awareness to the significant problems rhinos face from poachers. I, Marsha, led the Washington D.C. team to create a life sized rhino right here in Fairfax, Virginia. One of the most … [Read more...] about The Balloon Rhino Project – Proud of Our Team

Rhino Alert!

Watch out, Richmond, VA! Our rhino crew will be busy at work in the Regency Square Mall to bring you the biggest balloon rhino you've ever seen. Come by and see it being built, take some pictures, and show your friends. We'll be the most "POP"ular thing there. Here's a sneak peek (BTW, our actual rhino will not be all these crazy colors): … [Read more...] about Rhino Alert!

Sometimes You Just Have To Play!

What role does creativity play in your life? Think back to when you were a child. Did you thrive on imagination? Make up characters or games that you played over and over? Build forts out of sheets or blankets draped over your mother's furniture? Ok, in my house there forts were made out of balloons. I knew a bag of balloons intended to be twisted into animals would keep my … [Read more...] about Sometimes You Just Have To Play!

Dream Up A Winter Wonderland

Remember how much you looked forward to the holidays when you were a child? I know we don't all celebrate the same holidays, but surely you celebrate something. My dad was an officer in the United States Air Force so we kids were very much aware of patriotic holidays like July 4th, Veterans Day, & Memorial Day. I still remember roasting hot dogs &¬†toasting marshmallows, … [Read more...] about Dream Up A Winter Wonderland

Tee Off for George Mason University

Universities and schools often need financial help so that they can serve our communities. This morning I had the privilege to be a small part of a golf tournament to raise funds for George Mason University (GMU) thanks to the generosity of Sandy Spring Bank. The bank is strongly involved in local community relations and commissioned me to make 2 golfers for the event. TJ and I … [Read more...] about Tee Off for George Mason University