The rise of the Designer-Maker
The designer, the inventor and the geek are more powerful than ever. A combination of tools such as 3D printing, crowd funding, open hardware and robotics make it possible for an individual to compete with the big companies. Our creative process is faster, our prototyping is cheaper.
Samuel N. Bernier is an industrial designer from Montreal who met the Maker movement in 2011 while writing his thesis project “DIY in the digital age”. Invited by Instructables in San Francisco to become one of the first Artist in residence, he created Project RE_, a collection of 3D printed object