Learn2Make has announced a new Mac OS X app, Balloon Animals (http://learn2make.com/balloon-animals-mac/), and is giving away the first 1,000 copies. Once the 1,000 downloads have been reached, the app will return to its normal price of US$2.99.

Balloon Animals 3D teaches users how to make balloon animals step-by-step with 3D animations. The user can zoom and rotate the balloons at any time. There are easy, medium and difficult shapes.

Balloon Animals 3D includes instructions for twisting 10 different animals and shapes from balloons. It also includes instructions for making the five most basic twists in balloon twisting.

Balloon Animals 3D requires Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later. It’s available worldwide exclusively through the Mac App Store in the Education Category.