From truck driver to successful artist: This man quit his job to become a sculptor

Since leaving his job as a truck driver, Kevin Caron has gone on to become a sculptor, whose work has been on display throughout the U.S.
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3 Dollar menu atonald's. Ielieve erybody G up ING creati becauses kid, you're always pling make biegames. The stick becomes a gun or sword.the cardbod box is a so creative as young person. And I T as we gw older,e ki of forget.we get cut up we get ct up in real my name is Kevin Caron. I live in phoenix,na. Truck driver. I got a job working for a loc paany here in town. Lovedriving these big trucks. It's like you're in the middle eo game. In the 12, 13 yearshat I drove, was getting tired of it. I getting a little Rd ragy. I as startinto es, you know, am here? Well, ybe it's te try mething el I wasbridrt, connecticu there were four brothers and a sister. From connticut, we moved down to Florida, then from th moved outer to azona. Art haduty nothing to do with me gng up. I didn reallyare for itu didn't look at it. WER explain. My nam is we've been married 25 yes. I think the is some innate in Kevin that I've seen blosso over the of fundamental andvisceral uerf how things should look. Their I work wit metal, we had just don kitcnatio remodel on our house. And it was very beautiful, but right beyond it was where we kept our. And Mary said, can you make a screen? And we sed discussing, well, maybe we can put a pricy score there. That we had there that WOU grid of af the stuff wet rebuild. Th big conveyor bn this thg.ked the boss if I could have a chunk of it. Weighe000 pounds. She said, okay, this isawesome.I had all of this leftover material and thought, well, it would be cool if water ran down it. People would come over and ey would see the privacy screen, or, they wod see the aweust own away. They ted to know, well, can he make and so sloy but ly, more and more peosaid, well, canhe make me this? Well, can he make me that? I went T myoss in December of 20. So, I would have been look, I'myetting burned out I'd lov to take a break. I'd ally lik T this art thing, you know, can I wor you, li,tuesy,wednesday, ursday, an he wldn't let me do that. I didn't know what he Yo kn, had THA of inkling that he wanted to something kehat. Sculpting? And a few days later, I got a call fro probably of T top five art collectors in the valley ande C said, I want to commission you to D this big screen. I literallywent ok, I hear you. You knyou're talng the day that drove the truck was actual quite emotionafo because I've been in this truck for several years. This is my baby. Now, W a I'm not going have a paycheck next week ah- ay, thing are getting scary now. Am officially isculptor now. When the nerves hit. Ere ma many months in a that we did not have any Mo comg in all. We had a keeper, and she thought we were insane becse ere were no sales, she thought, whausiness this? In just told us that to the faiand we did. Can go ouan and create. Can go be a mad scientist. I caake sparks es when I'm all someing there thn'before. One ohe first public pieces didasor the cit of Tu. D that was a gre sign. Im in recreatio center in the south side of the valley. I am in fro ohe center for scnce and art rrburg, pennani'm also I they of rise, I'm outside of city hall U ere.one of my B knots. He what aou doing? When we start dng videos prossow heid what he does, that's W it really started taking off. Got a N little dimpl right here for the to fi. I've got over 60,000 subscribs. I've got one video that's coming up O a millionviews. It's LI W, you know, they all want to hear what I cool. This looks FAAs Ah. Playsperception. Turns it on its H he twists it. What excites me about Kevin's work is rll tinterplay O balaanng much better finally, with artist than a Dr this used about four pnd of men. Ere still dving a truck, we'd still be happy. Atsaid, don't think he'd be fulfilled. The lesson thatopeple take away from this story, from my story, I B go BAC tor childhood, you know, T child out.e know it's a scary sure Thi for something you've NER done before. Bu if it M your heart si, if it mes you eited T get up in the morning and go play

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