By ELISE TAKAHAMA
Eleah Kang is an artist — at least, she hopes to be once she gets older. She has plans to pursue an art degree in college and one day wants to teach high school art.
That’s why the West Torrance High School senior was so excited when a few months ago her AP art teacher gave her class a new assignment: create a design to enter into the 2020 Torrance Rose Float Decorating contest.
When thinking about this year’s Tournament of Rose’s parade theme, “The Power of Hope,” she immediately thought of growth and nature. Eventually, she…