Balloon king makes more than 8,000 sculptures

Posted: July 17, 2013 - 4:00am


n this Nov. 12, 2012, photo, Tim Thurmond, works on a sculpture of Christmas-themed balloons in Brighton, Mich. (AP Photo/Livingston County Daily Press & Argus, Gillis Benedict)
BRIGHTON, Mich. (AP) — The balloon man is back on top. Tim Thurmond of the Brighton area says he turned nearly 8,300 balloons into sculptures in...