In this final episode of season 2, Rounding the Bases features Jeff Hanson, who was born with a genetic condition called neurofibromatosis. He started painting at age 12 during chemotherapy and radiation for a brain tumor and in spite of a visual impairment and a learning disability, he is now a world renowned and award winning artist at 25 years old.
His dad Hal assists with the painting while his mom Julie handles the business and marketing. Hal wrote a book about Jeff called “Lessons from CLOD.”
Elton John is one of the many celebrities who has bought some of Jeff’s artwork. Jeff hopes to raise $30 million for charity by the time he’s 30 year old.