Kids these days may dream differently compared to us many years ago.
Some aspire to pursue careers that don’t even exist in Malaysia 20-30 years ago such, as animators and YouTube content creators.
Recently on social media, a tweet went viral after a user @NuekYakob (Khairul Anwar) shared his little cousin’s impressive artworks.
Dreams of becoming an animator
He says that his 11-year-old cousin, Amir Addeen Mohamad Abduh, dreams of becoming an animator one day.
The tweet has garnered over 13,000 retweets and 22,000 likes to date.
In an interview with Gempak
, Khairul says his cousin have never attended any professional art classes, he taught himself how to draw with the help of YouTube.
Amir has his own Instagram account @distzy
where he shares his artworks.
Besides drawing on paper, the primary school student also customises shoes and smartphone casings.
Netizens were impressed by Amir’s skills and left him with plenty of words of encouragement, hoping that his family will guide him to achieving his dreams.
Keep up the good work, Amir! You definitely have a bright future ahead you. Don’t ever give up on your dreams.