MAKE Asks: Comfort Zones

MAKE Asks: Comfort Zones

Make: Asks is a weekly column where we ask you, our readers, for responses to maker-related questions. We hope the column sparks interesting conversation and is a way for us to get to know more about each other.

This week’s question: What is an example of a project you have worked on where you’ve had to learn a new skill or done something outside your comfort zone?

I once made a dance pad game that involved a whole mess of wires coming to a single switch. I carefully learned the fine art of cable management.

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In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens' educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program.

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