There is no better way to become a maker than learning how to 3D print and build your own things. Adafruit has shared lots of guides for makers in the past. Their latest video shows what it takes to build a 3D Printed Skull Lamp. A BCN3D Sigma R17 3D printer was used with orange PLA to complete it.
The above video shows the 3D printing process, which took over 10 hours to complete.