Isaac Hsu is a sixth grader at Rose Hill Middle School in Redmond, Wash.
At 11 years old, he says he’s been an artist for about a year, and he was offering his work under the name Panda.
She takes most of her photos on a Canon Rebel T5, and on Tuesday she stood among images large and small featuring everything from sunsets and Seattle’s waterfront to the Space Needle and close-ups of flowers.
Last week she traveled to Oregon to see the solar eclipse, and she had dramatic photos to prove it.
“It’s a really cool opportunity and platform for kids, to take their hobbies and interests and see if it’s a viable business idea.” Matt Williams, the founder and CEO of Pro.com, who was previously CEO at Digg and a manager at Amazon, knows a thing or two about running a business.
So, his three kids were all taking part in the fair.
They included Sophia Ojeda, Toby Hatch, Tyler Thompson, Grace Swan, Tatum Dalgleish, Riordan Roche and Chaitra Vedullapalli.
While he has his own appreciation for nonprofit work, Vedullapalli said lots of kids just want to start a business and “make a lot of money.” “I’m so excited for this event,” said Vedullapalli, whose entrepreneurial parents run a company called Meylah, which helps small businesses get online.Sabina Gomez is a 14-year-old home-schooled ninth grader from Mount Vernon, Wash., and she stood before a table of skin care products “They’re made from all-organic food-grade material, which is really nice, because the things I use are coconut oil, bees wax and cocoa butter and the cool thing is those things helps protect your skin, improve skin tone and elasticity.They also help with the anti-bacterial and anti-fungal thing.” She was offering four scents in small tins for each: Cocoa, Relax & Dream, Rosemary & Peppermint, and Lavendar.“We love candy and we love sushi, so we combined them to make candy sushi,” Raj.said Aurora Evanoff, 11, a sixth grader at Islander Middle School on Mercer Island, was running Aurora’s Pet Shop, where she was selling handmade cat and dog toys and treats as well as monogrammed food and water bowls.“My pet shop only sells reusable, recyclable or compostable items and they are meant to keep your pet happy and healthy for a long time,” said Aurora, who was giving 10 percent of her proceeds to the Humane Society of Seattle.