Now that you’ve built (and coded) some cool projects and developed valuable maker skills, it’s important to highlight the most important skill: your imagination.

Maker skills are incredible tools, but they’re just tools. The real magic of making is when you add glitter to a butterfly or a spinning bumper to a ball toss, or teach AI to move a mechanical leopard to copy your dog’s movements. It’s all the weird and wonderful things you come up with on your own, using the concepts you learn in new, innovative ways.

You’ll get to flex those creative muscles in this chapter as we build the dispenser box for a Gumball Machine! With ...

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