Moving graffiti from the streets to the steeple

From the Marana News

Michael Schultz’s family was surprised he didn’t burst into flames when he walked into church. 

As a graffiti artist, Schultz estimates he painted 60 boxcars by the age of 17. Now, as an adult, his days of covert canvassing are behind him. He still paints, but does so in a legal and uplifting way, showing others the power of self-expression. 

Schultz, along with Pastor Lars Hammar, organizes Open Space Church, a location promoting a crossroads of art and faith for the Tucson community. 

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