Overland Park & Leawood

February 25, 2014 6:39 PM

The shape of things to come: Student overcomes adversity, shines with ceramics

Joe Petty, a 15-year-old sophomore at Shawnee Mission South High School, is a testament to the power of moving forward. Despite chronic fatigue syndrome and other physical issues, Joe has made a name for himself in the adult world of the KC Clay Guild, crafting pottery so artfully some think he should make a career of it.

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