Screen print 350 18″ red and white heart foils with a double side print, white on red and red on white. String 2500 x 20″ star foils ready for inflation on Wednesday
Return empty cylinders to BOC and collect helium and Air Cylinders at the same time.
Tuesday 15th December
Do 3 site surveys for balloon drops on NYE, Air fill 350 Qualatex 38″ Taper Points for ABBA Mania and rig at Ricoh Arena on Wednesday, Do sample bouquet for Thursday in Swindon, 120 required, string all foils that were printed on Monday ready to inflate
Rig 38″ Taper Swirls at Ricoh Arena, Dan and Traci to remain back at the office to inflate all foils for jobs on Thursday, Vic to sort out remaining artwork for Special Occasion Foils
6pm, Back to Ricoh to check on rigging of the taper foil structures now named GALAXY BALLS
Thursday 17th December
9am- Van loaded with 110 bouquets of red and white foils that were printed on Monday and dropped to client for multi location drop
Van re-loaded at 10am with 300 x 20″ Star foils, 400 latex balloons air-filled to 7″ and 5″, 6 swirled columns and all the other kit that goes with this job then it was off to Swindon
The drive to Swindon took about 2hrs, arrived on site on what was a bitterly cold day. All work completed in 5 hrs, back home by 8pm.
Friday 18th December
Whilst I was in Swindon the team at the office were preparing the jobs for Friday, first job was 50 table bouquets of 20″ star foils to Hall 3 at the NEC by 10am then a rush back to the office to start inflating 300 x 12″ Latex for a drop at 2pm for the NHS kids party at the Coventry Sports Centre
Orders still being received for Balloon Drops, Exploders and Air Bursts for New Years Eve so looks like I will be cutting short my Christmas holiday
Saturday 19th December
Quietest day this week but still busy, mainly Star Cloth Hire, Maybe something to do with most corporate clients having now finished work for Christmas. Last minute orders still coming in for next week and have a lot of enquiries for early January / February 2010, looks like the new website is working well
Sunday 20th December