We recognize our top users by making them a Tindarian. Tindarians have access to secret & unreleased features.
We look for the most active & best members of the Tindie community, and invite them to join. There isn't a selection process or form to fill out. The only way to become a Tindarian is by being a nice & active member of the Tindie community!
By day, I'm a software developer for an engineering R&D company; in a past life, I was an artist in the video game industry. By night, I tinker with electronics at Artisan's Asylum, a maker/hackerspace in Somerville, Massachusetts, where I used to teach the popular "Introduction to Arduino" class.