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2012 K'NEXperts

Name: Josef

State: TX

Age: 9


Question and Answer:

When did you start building with K'NEX?
When I was 3 years old.

How did you come up with the idea for your winning model?
I really like playing New Super Mario Brothers Wii and thought the castle in world 8 was really amazing and would be cool to make.

What has been your most challenging K'NEX creation?
Bowser's Big K'NEX Castle, it took over 6 month to make and the dome colapsed a few times while I was making it.

Do you have a favorite past K'NEXpert? If so, who?
Yes, Ian

How many siblings do you have? What are their age(s) and gender(s)?
I have one sister, she is 5.

Do they build with K'NEX too? Do you build models together?
Yes, she builds with K'NEX as well. Sometimes we build together, but most of the time we build at the same time side by side.

What are your favorite hobbies (besides building with K'NEX)?
Wii, chess, making mazes

What is your favorite subject in school?
math, science and pace

What do you want to be when you grow up?
K'NEX set designer or scientist/doctor for kids

What is the coolest part about being a 2012 K'NEXpert?
Going to the ceremony

What advice do you have for other kids who want to be K'NEXperts?
Start building and never give up. I also want to say thank you to my friends for their support, especially my friend Mark.

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