11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

• 11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

This 11-year-old schoolboy a very unusual hobby that is more suitable for grandparents: John Larson (Jonah Larson) learned to crochet in five years. Now the boy just loves this activity! And look, what kind of results he has achieved 140 thousand subscribers in Instagram, more than 28 thousand subscribers on YouTube, a contract for the publication of the book. And it knits are in great demand.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

The boy was born in Ethiopia and was adopted by a wonderful family from Wisconsin. At the age of 5 years, he discovered knitting and watching some video tutorials on YouTube mastered this type of needlework.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

John learned to knit quickly and soon began to knit mittens, blankets and tablecloths.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

It turned out he had a talent for knitting. Starting with simple veshchichek and then moved on to more complex.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

foster mother Jennifer helped John to start a business selling crocheted items - Jonah's Hands ( "Hands John"). We found out about it on the internet - and orders poured in one after the other.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

Thousands of people want to buy a John works. He was not even able to fulfill all orders, and many have to give.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

The talented boy called a child prodigy and genius knitting, many people are asking to teach them to knit as well.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

Now John is working on his own book about crocheting. It will be called Hello, Crochet Friends! ( "Hello, friends off the hook!").

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

The guy certainly gifted: he even transferred to a school for one class above, because it is very well passed the test of IQ.

11-year-old student knits so that grandmother envy

In addition, John is doing good deeds he does not forget his native Ethiopia, sends back made his own things, and raises money to help Ethiopian children.

For the future, John has big plans. He carefully studies and hopes to someday become a surgeon.