Pat Walls takes you on a journey providing insight into his rise from career jumper to a seasoned creator within the maker industry. From not feeling challenged to creating tech challenges for the community, he's taken a passion for quick learn coding and shared it with the world.
Throwing yourself in at the deep end can always be a risk, and Veni can tell you from experience that sometimes it's the best way to succeed. Learning from your mistakes can build you up personally and Veni has used her experience to embrace change and evolve within the landscape. Now she shares how personal evolution can make you a tour-de-force creator.
Seeing the world can be good for the soul, and Danielle has ensured that whilst she travels with her beloved she can share her passion and love for the creator's community. Never staying in one place for too long, she is living proof that you can take your love for creating and set yourself up anywhere on this beautiful planet. With a bumpy start into the industry, Danielle realised that with determination she could succeed and provides beautiful insight into what made her pick the life of a maker.
Finding the correlation between two things can be difficult for anyone to understand but Wilbert made sure that any misunderstandings he had were key to building his character as his love for computer science grew. Although there have been walls for him to break down on his journey as a programmer, he has used his experiences to turn him into a dynamic and thoughtful maker who's advice is to master your fundamental's first and use collaboration as a dynamic tool to allow you to grow as a maker.
Coding can be like a fun puzzle that you want to solve to ensure that every piece is exactly where it needs to be. Each piece has it's place and for Paige; using this way of thinking has proven to be detrimental throughout her journey as a creator. Whilst self doubt can be a cruel mistress, her accomplishments have proven to be the driving force behind her continued success; and with the world at her feet and with the comraderie of the teams that she has worked alongside she has proven that achieving your successes is down to what you believe in; especially when you practice self belief.
From a young age, the creative life chose Roland and has continued to grow from cardboard creations to real life technology. Now as he navigates the landscape of technology with many accolades under his belt he continues to build and create products that can make a difference in the lives of people all over the world. With every application that he builds there is a joyful purpose that aims to inspire and as he looks at taking the next step, the footprints he has already created have made an impact that can only continue to bring a smile to those who benefit from his brilliant mind.
Daniel may have stepped away from programming when he felt that it wasn't right for him, but after immersing himself into a community of makers and creators he soon found his passion again and has applied his learning in a way that differs from most. The key to his success is ensuring that whatever he has learned can then be teached which ensures success when creating platforms, and with a continued desire to learn, he's a great example of what it means to keep going to become a class act.
At 19 years old, Samuele has already launched a product with Microsoft and is currently in the process of launching a new platform that will only cement further the hard work and determination of a young maker who doesn't see boundaries, only a future filled with bright challenges and the opportunity to make excellent products. From creation, to the build and what comes next he is all about pushing himself out of his comfort zone and encourages you to do the same if you want to take your creations as far as they can go.
From a young age Peter wanted to fix things, and where the opportunities arose whether it was pulling apart old electronics or computer systems, this intuitive young boy would become a well observed man with a passion to travel far and wide whilst remaining true to his childhood roots. Knowing how to balance your work and what you do for fun is a key point in Peter's life which has allowed for him to produce work that is both filling a gap in the market but also providing valuable tools to not only clients but also the community he has immersed himself in. So grab a cookie or three and learn how Peter has taken his passion for the field and turned it into a well-oiled craft.