Our Best Material Finish Ever

Shapeways Blog

We’re excited to introduce this upscale finish to our Strong & Flexible nylon, our most popular and versatile material. This finish will elevate your designs by offering a smoother, glossier surface. The post Our Best Material Finish Ever appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

Pratt Fine Arts + Shapeways Create a Groundbreaking Jewelry-Making Course

Shapeways Blog

3D design and hand-finishing jewelry require two very different skill sets that are rarely taught together — until now. That’s thanks to Shapeways’ new partnership with Seattle’s community-focused Pratt Fine Arts Center.

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Keep On (Monster) Truckin’: Speeding Towards the Finish Line

The Solidworks Blog

Annie has mastered the art of hard coating, but it’s still a process that involves precision in thickness, and then once the coat is applied you have to know how to sand so you don’t ruin details. Rob, Albert, and Sal in the mini-Max-D.

Putting an Artistic Finish on 3D Prints

Afinia

Courtney Link (Instagram: @clanks ) works in Production & Finishing at Objex Unlimited, where she puts the final touches on client projects. So, I have that mixed media art background, but 3D printing is a more recent addition to my repertoire. Versatility for Finished Looks.

Finuvo’s Aqua Hydrographics Printer Adds Powerful Pizzazz for Finishing 3D Prints

3DPrint.com

Being able to finish your 3D printed products with some powerful and funky pizzazz, a required understated look with aluminum coating, or even printed wood or camo can be the difference between a rather... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D painting 3d print finishing 3D printed hydrographics 3d printing finish techniques Finuvo Aqua hydrographic hydrographic printing kickstarter water transfer printing station

Gun Show: Catharina van den Ven and Dotsan Take Miami Art Week

Shapeways Blog

Catharina van den Ven and Dotsan explored that question in a piece that’s so striking, it’s part of one of the art world’s highest-profile events: Art Miami. Tell us about the piece that’s being featured at Art Miami, Golden Project.

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Ukiyo-e, Ancient Japanese Art Revived with 3D Printing

3D Printing for Beginners

Shusuke recently produced a stunning piece of art that is 3D printed, though that is not obvious at first sight. Here is what Shusuke had to say about the sculpture: What Inspired You to Create This Piece of Art? I wanted to show how modern technology and art can benefit from the past.

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Art and 3D Printing: Meet Curious Artist Koenraad Van Daele

i.materialise

Van Daele studied art and sculpture in Brussels and Carrara (Italy) where he explored clay modeling, molding and stone sculpture. When did you start using 3D printing for your art? Every material has specifications, design rules, finishes and pricing.

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Korean Architect Se Yoon Park Designs Stunning 3D Printed Trees for His Art Installation

i.materialise

Armed with the knowledge of 3D modeling and 3D printing, a background in architecture, and the will to liberate his creative mind, Korean designer Se Yoon Park has created a stunning art installation made up of 3D-printed trees. The 3D Printing Process behind the Art.

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Engineering is Art: Q&A with Artist and Engineer Shane McKenna

The Solidworks Blog

However, you might need to dig a little deeper to become familiar with his other passion: Art. From furniture and mantles to decorative art and abstract works, McKenna uses SOLIDWORKS to bring many different creative projects to life.

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The Art of Time: Prototyping the Future of Watchmaking

Shapeways Blog

The S-Town podcast recently introduced its millions of listeners to the word horology, or the art of measuring time. The holy grail of watchmaking,” he has written , ”is to seamlessly mesh engineering and art.”. Will the finished watches have any 3D printed parts? .

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3D Printing Launches High Tech Rubber Band Car Across the Finish Line

3D Printing Industry

Pasadena’s Art Center College of Design has a unique approach to the field of art, driving students to be their most creative, while, in the background, preparing them to apply their skills to the world of gainful employment. By Michael Molitch-Hou.

Rinkak Focuses on the Finish of the Olympus Air Smartphone Camera Lens

3D Printing Industry

… The original post Rinkak Focuses on the Finish of the Olympus Air Smartphone Camera Lens appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. 3D Modeling 3D Printing Art & Sculpture Design Materials News Open source Production RetailBy Tyler Koslow.

Korean Architect Se Yoon Park Designs Stunning 3D Printed Trees for His Art Installation

i.materialise

Armed with the knowledge of 3D modeling and 3D printing, a background in architecture, and the will to liberate his creative mind, Korean designer Se Yoon Park has created a stunning art installation made up of 3D-printed trees. The 3D Printing Process behind the Art.

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Remixing Ancient Art at Samson Young’s Venice Biennale Exhibition ‘Songs for Disaster Relief’

Shapeways Blog

The piece was finished with patinated bronze for the green and copper blended surface, creating the impression of a heavy, monumental work of art. In fact, the merging of these roles impacts not only the use of 3D printing, but also the expressive limits of art.

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Irish Digital Art Student Brings a Sea Monster to Life – With 3D Printing

i.materialise

Amy Doran is a graduate of 3D Design, Model Making and Digital Art from the National Film School at I.A.D.T Graduate Exhibition in Dublin, the New Blades Graduate Exhibition in London, and the Exhibition by Emerging Artists 2016 in the Courthouse Arts Centre in Co.

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Plastic AM works of art at design shows

Rapid Prototyping News UK

The work we’re doing with Michael Eden is continuing to generate stunning works of art using our plastic Additive Manufacturing process, and some are being displayed at design shows at the moment.

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3D Print Your Way to the Finish Line

i.materialise

Arthropoda , winner of our Slot Car Challenge, was inspired by sketches from the Art Forms in Nature series by Ernst Haeckel. The body was 3D Printed in paintable resin and finished with high-gloss spray paint to create a shiny look.

Artist Robert Lazzarini Discusses CubePro in the Arts

3D Systems

Artist Robert Lazzarini Discusses CubePro in the Arts Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 13:30 New York artist Robert Lazzarini has made a name for himself through his transformational sculpture work, taking common objects and pulling them through compound distortions to create a new type of viewing space.

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3D Printing Emotions? Try Turning Your Love Story Into Art!

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

People get very excited with technology and art and this will only add to that excitement.”. The 3D printer needed to be able to produce good surface finishing and accommodate the appropriate materials,” Gonzalez said. Art & Design Connex Flexible Opaque PolyJet Production

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Solidscape Announces 2015 Baselworld Design Competition Winners in Jewelry and Fine Art

3DPrint.com

Solidscape’s high standards in accuracy, surface finish, and material castability have set... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D printed jewellery 3D Printing 3d design competition 3d jewelry design 3d jewelry printing baselworld Fine Art Higher Lyrics Art Hiroaki Watanabe House of WIttelsbach max2 Meenakshi Rawa OG-Art Studio solidscape stratasys switzerland W.A Solidscape®, Inc., a subsidiary of Stratasys, Inc.,

Artists and Makers Say Goodbye to Sanding & Hello to Glossy 3D Prints with PolySmooth & Polysher

3DPrint.com

When we look at works of art, it’s rare that we consider how many hours—often challenging and painstaking ones—went into making something so exclusive. 3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3D model finishes 3d model finishing 3d print finishing 3D printing finishing 3D printing polisher 3D printing post processing kickstarter polymaker Polysher PolySmooth striation reduction

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Custom Prototypes Reclaims AMUG Gold with Stunning Metal 3D Printed Roman Helmet

3DPrint.com

Last week, the Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) held its annual conference in St. Louis, Missouri. Many 3D printing announcements came out of the show, but the one I’m most excited. View the entire article via our website.

Learn to Make an Amazing 3D Printed Dragon Door Knocker with a Rusty Metallic Finish

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3d printed dragon 3D Printed Dragon Door Knocker 3D printing projects braq dragons instructables post processing Robotica Smooth-On Sonia Verdu thingiverse XTC-3DWhen a machine that can manufacture anything that can be imagined is put into the hands of someone with an imagination that seems to have no limits, some amazing things can happen. Obviously 3D. View the entire article via our website.

Presentations on 3D Printing Trends and Projects at RAPID 2019

3DPrint.com

I didn’t just visit companies at their booths during the recent RAPID + TCT – I made time in my schedule to attend a few interesting sessions as well, including. View the entire article via our website.

See a 3D Design Go from Art to Part Live in the Product Showcase

The Solidworks Blog

The tool paths will be used to machine a finished part LIVE on the Haas UMC-750SS featured in the Product Showcase. The post See a 3D Design Go from Art to Part Live in the Product Showcase appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

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FABTECH 2015 Brings Roaring 3D Scanning Event to Art Institute of Chicago

Additive Manufacturing

17, 2015 – FABTECH 2015 , North America’s largest collaboration of technology, equipment and knowledge in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industry, brought 3D scanning technology to the steps of the Art Institute of Chicago last week.

3D-Printed Mickey Mouse Sculptures for #Mickey90

i.materialise

In Brussels, Belgium, street art versions of Mickey adorned the downtown district, and the iconic cartoon character quite literally came along for the ride, accompanying commuters thanks to several art projects with local public transportation. Let’s celebrate!

Now You Can Print Your Very Own Blackhand Warhammer

3D Printer

Sara, the Finnish maker who created the warhammer, did not have a lot of experience with the translucent filament before she tried her fan-art. Fun Blackhand's warhammer props fan art world of warcraft

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Precision Hydrographic Printing: A Fascinating New Way to Precisely Add Color to 3D Prints

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d print finishing china color Columbia University hydrographic hydrographic printing precision PVA film research software surface mapping Zhejiang UniversityI have to admit that it took me a moment to get past the GIF to the right, which shows what appears to be a cat in an advanced state of rigor mortis being submerged... View the entire article via our website.

The 'Art' of failure - When 3D prints go wrong and lessons from failure

RichRap

I let this print finish just for the fun of it, And it''s also an awesome demonstration of overhang! Any tips for testing the boundaries of your machine and 3D printing, please comment below - Anyone done any ''Art'' with failed prints?

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Open Source Hovalin Violin is 3D Printed in Wood PLA with More Upgrades to Come!

3DPrint.com

3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed musical instrument 3d printed violin Emulsifide hovalin Kaitlyn Hova Matt and Kaitlyn Hova Matt Hova Minwax Wood Finish reddit Robo3D Wood PLA Stradivarius wood filamentIt wasn’t too long ago that we reported here on a husband and wife team that added to the growing list of 3D printed musical instruments with their own contribution: an open source 3D printed. View the entire article via our website.

Danny van Ryswyk’s Dark Wonderland: Master Artist Shares How He Hand-Paints Polyamide 3D Prints

i.materialise

From left to right: the transition from digital image to polyamide print to painted art. This is how I make my art. When the sculpture is finished I sign it and place it under an antique glass dome. Art is all about finding your own style and methods.

Airbus Gets on Board with 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

The finished, 3D-printed spacer panel (Photo courtesy of Materialise). The finished, 3D-printed spacer panel, interior view (Photo courtesy of Materialise). Painting and Finishing. Detail view of the finish (Photo courtesy of Materialise). By Materialise | Case Study.

‘Spherical Creations’: Artist Dario Santacroce Creates Amazing 3D Printed Sandstone Sculptures

3DPrint.com

Traditional artists are turning to using 3D printing in their work, and making some very interesting hybrid art — that is, art made using both 3D modeling and traditional hand finishing. 3D Design 3D printed art 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials 3d printed art 3d printed sandstone 3d printed sculpture 3d printed sculptures 3D printed spheres 3d printing artist art Dario Santacroce geometry sandstone sculpture

DIY 3D Printed No 2 Pencil by Josh Hughes

DIY 3D Printing

2" was laser-engraved on the face of the pencil after it had finished printing, and all of the components were superglued together. 3d drawing pen art paper penJosh Hughes 3d printed a fully working No. 2 pencil. He used a type of wood PLA with a standard graphite insert.

Milan Design Week opens with the most beautiful 3D printed house yet

3D Printing Industry

This week, in an exhibit made for 3D printing enthusiasts with an eye for architecture, UK design firm Arup and Italy’s CLS Architetti put the finishing touches on the 3D HOUSING 05 project – a 100 square […]. Art & Sculpture architecture Arup CLS Architetti Cybe CyBe Construction Design furniture Italcementi Heidelberg Cement Group Massimiliano Locatelli Milan Design Week Milan Design Week 2018 Nagami Zaha Hadid Architects

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Students and Teachers Enjoy 3D Printing at BVS

Afinia

He also has an Associates Degree in graphic arts, and a certification in technology from Champlain College. Batschelet uses the Afinia 3D Printer to re-create some of his 2D fine art as sculpture. 3D Printers and Printing Art Education Testimonials & Reviews Fine art prototyping

Gumball 3000 Batmobile relies on 3D printing, a bit…

3D Printing Industry

A real-life Batmobile is currently racing across Europe in the Gumball 3000 Rally and 3D printing played its part in the finished product. 3D Printing Art & Sculpture Entertainment Featured Press Release Transport Batman details GumballBy Nick Hall.

Our 8 Favorite 3D-Printed Sculptures

i.materialise

It’s a technology with almost limitless design possibilities – and that leads to some pretty fantastic art. This resulted in a series of pop art collages. Korean architect Se Yoon Park created a stunning art installation made up of 3D-printed trees.

Do YOU want to be a 3d printer? Human 3d printer!?

DIY 3D Printing

art diy instructables laser At first I was like : "whaaaat" then I got it :-) It is a project to load a STL file into laser guide that will outline a shape on a surface and then a PERSON will manually deposit hot glue or some other material.

3D-Printed Crown Replica Dazzles in the Cathedral of Antwerp

i.materialise

The well-rounded, skilled work by the i.materialise team, together with expert knowledge from Mindscape3D and Bijorca, showed that a three-way collaboration can produce a beautiful piece of art. 3D Printing Art Jewelry Crown silver

First Fully 3D-Printed Luxury Glasses: Our Co-Creation with Antwerp Fashion Academy Student Dávid Ring

Materialise

We experienced this first-hand when we attended the fashion show of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp last week. Each pair came in a different monochrome color finish, providing the perfect finishing touch for Dávid’s stunning designs.