Making to Awaken Creativity and Joy

I recently read Adam Savage’s autobiography Every Tool's a Hammer: Life Is What You Make It. Adam’s story is all about his journey as a maker, from being a kid in his dad’s workshop where he wielded his first X-Acto knife, to his first professional making job (that made him miserable), to working for Industrial Light & Magic creating props for Lucas Films, to his 14 season stint on MythBusters. As I made my way through this book, it felt like my sleeping imagination was blinking awake. He spoke with such passion, even on topics that seemed mundane (I’m looking at you, Chapter 8’s section on different types of glue!) that I began to remember moments from my own childhood, sitting on the floor

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