Hoover HS Art Teacher Nelson Grice
Nelson Grice says he was kinda saved through art in high school.
"I was kinda a mess," he said. "Into a lot of stuff I shouldn't have been. And this art teacher just really changed my life through her encouragement and seeing something in me that kind of validated in me who I was as a person."
Grice had taken that class - a photography class at Berry High School - because he thought it would be an easy A.
"It was just a switch that went off," he said.
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