Charlie Fogarty is an accomplished balloon artist, whose ability to create fantastic large and small sculptures continues to dazzle audiences of all ages.  He began his career as a balloon artist in 1999, learning the basics of the art (“twisting”) through observation, self-study and tapping into his own immense creativity.  He further developed his skills by attending and participating in numerous national balloon jams, training with master teachers from all over the world.  Meet Charlie Fogarty as he, “Delivers happiness… one twist at a time,” at the Andrea Smith Gallery Friday, February 1st (5-8pm) and Saturday, February 2nd (12-4pm) and watch him create his balloon art which will include animals, flowers, crazy hats, character costumes and unique custom designs!!