Based in sunny San Francisco-based and a part of one of my favorite companies Autodesk, Inc. a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software IT’S Instructables, a popular online community for people who want to discover, share and be inspired by DIY project ideas and how-to information.
Instructables.com is a destination where passionate, creative people come to share their most innovative projects and ideas on everything from technology and home renovation to crafts. Autodesk believes that the they can assist makers of all types by linking Instructables’ vibrant online community to Autodesk software tools and services, such as SketchBook, 123D and Homestyler that allow anyone to explore design ideas and bring them to life.
Millions of Autodesk customers around the world are passionate about making things – whether in their professional lives or their personal lives. Instructables can introduce Autodesk customers to a thriving community of like-minded, smart individuals, with whom they can learn and share their personal inspiration or hobbies. Instructables members will benefit from Autodesk’s scale and powerful design tools, enabling the community to grow and share their ideas with a wider audience.
“Passionate, creative people want communities to support and encourage their endeavors,” said Samir Hanna, vice president of Consumer Products at Autodesk. “As a result of this acquisition in 2011, Autodesk has played host to a unique ecosystem that combines inspiration, accessible 3D software tools and fabrication services so anyone can be empowered to express themselves creatively.”
“Being a part of Autodesk has helped us reach even more smart, engaged individuals and make Instructables an even better place to share projects and ideas,” said Eric Wilhelm, founder and CEO of Instructables.
Instructables members are at the forefront of the Maker Movement. They celebrate designing, personalizing and creating art objects, personal inventions and home ideas
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Some of the best features of a Premium Membership are:
- Unlimited access to all online classes: http://www.instructables.com/classes
- Downloading any project as a PDF
- Sending unique patches to your favorite members
- No ads while viewing on desktop or mobile
- Sweet maker-friendly discounts on our partner sites
- All-steps viewing as a default
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and entertainment industries – including the last 16 Academy Award winners for Best Visual Effects– use Autodesk software to design, visualize and simulate their ideas. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art software for global markets. For additional information about Autodesk, visit www.autodesk.com.
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OR just go to http://instructables.com/ to let your mind explore the cool stuff on this site
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or learn more about their story and the team behind this cool website