Funky Balloons is owned and operated by Raquel Reynolds. Originally from Colombia, Raquel moved to Ireland in 2003 before starting to make balloon designs in 2006.
Raquel achieved third place representing Ireland at the World Balloon Convention 2014 in Denver, USA, winning bronze for her individual entry in one of nine prestigious balloon art competitions which attract top balloon artists from twenty countries.
She has travelled to the UK, Norway, Poland, the US and Colombia to bring back new balloon designs and techniques to the Irish market.
Raquel and her team have provided balloon designs for a wide range of customers including DCU, Symantec, Google, RTE, Chevron Children's Art Competition, Dublin City Council, Parnell's GAA, the RDS Horse Show, Kealy's Airport Bar and Restaurant and many others.