Mr. Etch a Sketch

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Kids will have the chance to meet one of Ohio's most exciting artists this month at Blendon Woods Nature Center in Westerville.

Tim George, otherwise known as "Mr. Etch A Sketch," will teach kids how to create art on the mechanical drawing toy. George will focus on nature-related drawing during the program. He has received national attention for his etching skills. Loaner Etch A Sketch toys will be available for kids to draw on during the program.

The event takes place at 1 p.m., June 30. The nature center is located at 4265 E. Dublin-Granville Road. For more details, visit http://www.metroparks.net/parksblendonwoods.aspx.

-Melissa Kossler Dutton