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Twist & Shout 2002:
Peabody (Boston), MA
8-10 Feb 2002

All Photos | Opening Festivites | Lobby Decor | Costume Party | Final Night | Competition Entries | Award Winners | Other

Event coverage brought to you by: Parma Publishing, Conwin Carbonics, Qualatex, Glue Dots International, Bomba Insurance

BALLOON FIGURE
3rd Place: Azusa Ieizumi, CBA
2nd Place: Alberto Falcone, CBA
1st Place: Federico Onida

BALLOON BUSKER
3rd Place: Rick Mohr
2nd Place: Ivan Whitworth, CBA
1st Place: Makoto Tominaga

NON-ROUND SCULPTURE (Under the Sea Theme)
3rd Place: Tope Abulude, CBA
2nd Place: Azusa Ieizumi, CBA
1st Place: Masako Nomura

DELIVERY BOUQUET
3rd Place: Trish Shepherd, CBA
2nd Place: John Preston, CBA and Peggy Butland, CBA
1st Place: Judy Bradt, CBA and David Bradt

TABLE CENTERPIECE
3rd Place: Mady Chiappetta, CBA
2nd Place: Alberto Falcone, CBA
1st Place: Tope Abulude, CBA

LARGE SCUPLTURE
3rd Place: John Preston, CBA and Peggy Butland, CBA
2nd Place: Judy Bradt, CBA and David Bradt, CBA
1st Place: Alberto Falcone, CBA

Special Awards

New Artist of the Year: Ron Alverez
New Artist of the Year is awarded to the first-time competitor in the Large Sculpture competition that scores the highest number of points in the competition.

Entertainer of the Year: Ivan Whitworth, CBA
Entertainer of the Year is determined by the highest cumulative score from the Non-round Balloon Sculpture, Balloon Busker, and Balloon Figure competitions.

Designer of the Year: Alberto Falcone, CBA
Designer of the Year is determined by the highest cumulative score from the Large Sculpture, Table Centerpiece, and Delivery Bouquet competitions.

Crystal Award: Gill McCregor, CBA
The Crystal Award is presented to someone that has demonstrated outstanding achievement in the balloon industry. This is someone that, during his or her career, has contributed to the advancement of the balloon industry.