Kieron Williamson, from Ludham, Norfolk isn’t your average 10-year-old, he’s a professional painter.
Williamson first found himself in the spotlight in 2010, when he sold one of his paintings for $200,000. Since then, the young painter has continued to sell his paintings, and has made an estimated $2 million, reports BBC News.
Williamson has been invited for interviews in America, but his parents feel that he should have as normal a life as possible, reports BBC News.
“We have to be very conscious not to let him be exploited in that way. If we were different parents we might enjoy the celebrity status he could bring,” Michelle Williamson, Kieron’s mother, told BBC News.
Williamson’s website claims that he has a passion for two things in life, football (soccer in America) and painting.