CLASSES TAUGHT BY MULTI AWARD WINNING LINDA C KISS WITH 39 YEARS OF BALLOON
June 24 -28
Sunday thru thursday
Please read Student FYI tab above.
Don Cheeseman Memorial Lifetime Achievement Award awarded to
Linda C. Kiss
June 2008 Seminar
Be Your Own Boss!
Balloon Decorating Classes $900
5 day Certified hands- on training to teach the
For a Balloon Decorating Business
Learn by ALL hands-on (not a webcast ) to make balloon arches, balloon canopies,
balloon sculptures, centerpieces, balloon drops , how to price jobs, & much more.
Note-This is not information collected from the Internet, put in a book and sold
as training, or utube wanna be’s demos. This seminar is for people who want to get
into a real business. **Just because some one has been “doing” balloons for a long
time does not make them a teacher. See what awards they have accomplished and their
standing in the balloon world.
What you get at the 5 day Comprehensive Seminar:
* Comprehensive Training to teach you how to run a balloon business and Lifetimementoring after your seminar is complete. This program is designed for someone who
wants to start their own business and succeed, not just to learn balloon techniques.
*Forms and contracts, order blanks, inventory control, set up sheets, program for
linear footage of columns & arches.
*Where to buy wholesale products, how to PRICE your balloon jobs to make a profit,
how to promote your new business, where to find balloon trade magazines and the best
balloon conventions to attend to further your education .
You Recieve Training Manual, cds of reference materials, 8000 balloon photos reference
pictures, 400 + Balloon Sculpture Recipes, DVD movies, air pump, etc.
*Also a 25 page Bound Personal Color Portfolio from which to instantly sell. Add
to that 30+ photos of your personal balloon work that you did during your class in
a professional setting-not in a warehouse. **Manual also includes class notes from
some of the best who taught at Balloon conventions over the last 36 yrs
*Training so u can pass your CBA test if u desire to get it. On going 2 day Advanced
Class Convention for $199 for our LBD grads only..so you can to stay in front of
the creativity curve and learn what is new from 4 World known Instructors!
*When class is completed you will earn yourCertified Balloon Decor Designer certificate.
Certification for training includes but not limited to: top selling dance floor
designs, arches, canopies, walls, tunnels, balloon sculptures (gingerbread house,
palm trees, high heel shoe) Balloon drops, creating framework, setting up your business,
marketing, buying pertinent equipment you actually need, wholesalers, how to PRICE
a job and make a PROFIT, making recipes and a host of other topics. included!
ALL Classes Taught in Tampa FL
Balloon Industry References:
“Linda Kiss is a stellar instructor and mentor for balloon decorators from beginner
to veteran levels. I’ve known Linda for the majority of the 30 plus years we’ve been
in the balloon industry as fellow teachers and have seen her passion for sharing
her knowledge, award winning talent, and business acumen. All must be included in
decor education to make a decor student become truly successful in this competitive
Her curriculum is well chosen and consistently updated to current industry trends
and her exclusive educational materials have always been developed by Linda personally.
If you’re looking for education provided with individual attention for achieving
increased balloon decor design and business skills, Linda at LearnBalloonDecorating.com
is the best there is.” Jan Iiams, CBA, Education Director
“It is difficult to find qualified decorators who have proven to be able to build
a successful lifelong carrier in the balloon industry and have the skills to transmit
this to others as well. Besides being an excellent teacher Linda is an inspirational
mentor who invests way beyond the classroom by offering personal advice and guidance
to her students for years after. Her seminars, easy understandable step by step explanations
and training methods can be recommended for anyone interested in balloon decorating
or professionals who want to grow to the next level” Guido Verhoef
International Balloon Designe
Linkoloons DVDs Author
“Linda Kiss is one of the most respected decorators and instructor in the industry.
She is committed to quality education and innovative design. Former students sing
her praises and attribute their business success to the many things they learned
in her classes. If you are looking to learn about balloon décor design and effective
methods to run and grow your business then you owe it to yourself to study with Linda
Kiss. “ Kathi Leiden President , Zephyr Solutions Inc.
“Linda Kiss is of our industry’s most cherished balloon oldies. Why? Because her
SALEABLE and unique balloon designs continue to amaze and win awards! Linda has a
heart as big as a house. You would do well to take your time to meet and learn from
her. Robina Bernard Clik-Clik Systems Inc. www.clik_clik.com
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5 Day Seminar is $900 Sunday 10 am to Thurs 4pm. You still receive same
training manual, recipe book, bound color portfolio and dvs and attend class in a
beautiful hotel-- as the old 6 day class. We just added a few evening hours
2010 Winners: Richard Blake Smith and Lauren Stafford; 2011 winner: Ed Tolliver
and Kristy Edel , 2012 winner: Elsie Hanley, 2013 Winner: Pat Waken 2014 Winner Ellen
Hull 2015; Connie Suich, VA ; 2016 Winner Linda Coppa NJ; 2017 winners Linda Bruce
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