Octonauts balloon model for Cbeebies Television and appeared with presenter Rebecca Keatley at the Cbeebies house
Twistina and partner Twistopher featured on “Russell Howard’s Good News” on BBC3 Television
Twistina featured on ITV’s “This Morning” with Phillip Schofield, Holly Willoughby and Brian Dowling. View here
She also popped up on BBC TV’s “The One Show” where she made a caricature of “Titanic” star Billy Zane that was presented to him live on the show. View here
Twistina began balloon modelling in 2004. She has always been artistic and previously ran her own cake decorating business for almost 20 years. Balloon sculpture became her sole focus in 2005 and she started designing her own original balloon art.
In 2006,Twistina attended her first international balloon convention to increase her knowledge and hone her skills. At this, she was very proud to win 3rd place in the multi-balloon sculpture competition.
Since then, Twistina has gone on to win other awards and has written her own balloon twisting Instructional e-books in
CD-Rom/PDF format that sell to fellow balloon artists all around the world.
Twistina has been published in “Balloon Magic”, an international magazine published by Qualatex (Pioneer Balloon Company)and has been sponsored to teach for them in the USA.
She has appeared on ITV, BBC & Cbeebies & TV, & has worked for prestige companies such as Harvey Nichols, Tatler magazine & Louis Vuitton. Her award-winning Tutankhamun balloon sculpture featured in the Wall Street Journal in an article on balloon art.