Delightful piece over on D3D today. Definitely worth a skim.

IMHO digital design is the new craftsmanship, and manufacturing–additive, subtractive, injection, stamped, punched, pressed, rolled, or whatever you like–is the new craft. Am I less an artist because my chisel can cut ten thousand sculptures at a time?

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Adam O'Hern is an industrial designer, designing products ranging from laptops to power tools, classroom toys to bathroom fixtures, and pro audio gear to guitar tuners. In 2008 he founded cadjunkie.com, and in 2010 co-founded EvD Media with Josh Mings of SolidSmack.com, and the two collaborate on the EngineerVsDesigner.com podcast.