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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Generative 3d modeling for 3d printing workshop by parametric | art at Budapest 3D Printing Days

Algorithmic Art

parametric | art. parametric | art. parametric | art. Vendors will showcase their creations, ranging from art and human body part reproductions, to life-size industrial prototypes, wearable art and fashion. parametric | art. parametric | art.

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3D Printing News Briefs: August 15, 2017

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For today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re putting our best fashion foot forward as we bring you stories of 3D printed wearables, clothing, and insoles, then move into some software and. View the entire article via our website.

NYC Designer Presents Wearables and Fashion Collection that Features 3D Printed Faces

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3D Design 3D Printed Art 3D Printing 3D modeling 3D Print Expo in Moscow 3d print fashion show 3D printed clothing 3d printed faces 3d printed fashion design 3d printed materials 3d printed wearables 3D rendering embroidery fashion show Harvard Identities Fashion Show IN(3D)USTRY new york Reshape Snezhana Paderina wearables ZBrush

MAKING A DIFFERENCE / A DIFFERENCE IN MAKING Opens this April at BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts

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All these questions will be explored at MAKING A DIFFERENCE / A DIFFERENCE IN MAKING , from April 24 th to June 7 th at the internationally-renowned BOZAR Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels. Render by Peter Donders. Photo by Factum Arte and Fondazioni Giorgio Cini Onlus.

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Guide to Unusual 3D Printing Materials

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If you’re interested in 3D printing and our manufacturing methods, you probably know about the most widely used 3D printing materials. However, these materials are just the tip of the iceburg, 3D printing has many other hidden surprises. Field of Use: Art. Organic Material.

How to Share And Embed Your 3D Design Using Sketchfab

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Alban Denoyel , previously featured in Makezine , launched Sketchfab after noting that many of us share3D designs via grainyscreenshots, largerendered images, or by unsafely sending out our file. Files can be uploaded with their original colors,textures and materials(i.e.

Breakthrough Glass 3D Printing Platform Unveiled by Neri Oxman & MIT

3D Printing Industry

3D printing glass could render new methods for making fiber optic cables that are exponentially more efficient at transmitting light, and, therefore, data. 3D Printing Architecture Art & Sculpture Materials NewsBy Michael Molitch-Hou. Glass 3D printing holds a great deal of potential, not just for creating intricate home decor and lighting solutions or even to manufacture bespoke specs, though those are certainly on the table.

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These 3D Printed Lamps Will Make You Fall in Love with 3D Printing

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Every project is slightly different but generally every idea starts with a sketch and then I do research, work with different materials, use computer software (3D modeling software, Photoshop , Illustrator ), make renderings, build models and work with different craftsmen.

Jack Meyer Tells us How He Teaches Students to Design and Print Award Winning 3D Printed Metal Jewelry

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As the Senior CAD and Technology instructor for Holts Academy in London, and owner of CAD Jewellery Skills , Jacks whirlwind discovery of 3D printed art and jewelry lead to launching his own manufacturing company, and then to teaching a new generation of award-winning fine jewellers.

Jody Garrett Prints a Goat Skull that Screams “Fantasy”

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Jody Garrett designed a goat skull that looks like it’s straight from “Pan’s Labyrinth” with an incredible level of detail by using i.materialise’s Prime Gray material and his outstanding hand-painting skills. And which materials do you prefer?

Q&A: Jade Crompton’s New Approach to 3D Printing

The Solidworks Blog

Her “something” is ceramics, which is an art form dating back more than 20,000 years. Recently, Crompton took time away from her artwork and Master’s studies at Liverpool Hope University to talk about how she uses SOLIDWORKS in her art.

BioArt Draws on Bees, Cigarette Butts, and DNA to Change the Way We Think

Shapeways Blog

While that debate will no doubt rage on, what is certain is that this art practice raises important questions about identity, sustainability, and ethics. They might be trash in the eyes of passersby, but in Heather Dewey-Hagborg’s eyes, they are genetic material.

Tutorial Tuesday 45: Make One Billion Snowflakes With the Snowflake Machine

Shapeways Blog

For more information on how the Snowflake Machine uses OpenSCAD code to generate snowflakes, and tips on printing snowflake designs in a variety of materials, check out our recent article Trim Your Tree With Mathemagical Snowflake Ornaments.

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

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His sculptures and two-dimensional render-based paintings join childlike fantasy with the macabre and fantastical world of nightmares. In my case, I use a modern approach because my sculptures are 3D printed in polyamide , a material which requires different painting methods.

3D Printing With Meshmixer: A Beginner-friendly Introduction to 3D Sculpting and Combining Meshes

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Basic rendering options make pretty screenshots, but advanced users might want to add in backgrounds or set up custom lighting. “Shaders” are a rendering option that changes how your model looks as you sculpt it. Good way to save money and material on a 3D print.

3D Printing Digital Data with ‘MeliesArt’

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No I don’t mind at all; one of the biggest challenges for me is that most 3D modelling software was originally created for movies and rendering. 3D Printing Stories 3D modeling 3D Printing additive manufacturing art customer story data sculpteo success

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Travis Fitch Brings Superpatterns to Light

Shapeways Blog

Each pattern can transform between multiple states depending on how they are used, opening and closing to control lighting effects and movement, or changing in thickness based on material constraints. Travis Fitch believes that “minimalism doesn’t have to rule the world.”

3D Printing for the Royal Theatre of Madrid: Tomasz Dabert’s Modern Armor

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During his studies, Tomasz developed a deep interest in 3D modeling and rendering, which soon became his passion. Art Fashion actor armor dress fabric fashion madrid play Rubber rubber-like spain teatro theater theatre wear wearable

Time to Apply: Shapeways Education Grant Deadline Is Mar. 25

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Are you experimenting with new applications for 3D printing and design, engaging your creativity and pushing materials to their limits? Up to 5 work samples including examples of past work, renders or prototypes for the current projects. You must submit all requested materials.

How to Create Custom Pendants and Necklaces With JWEEL

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It has a built-in feature that lets you 3D print your own necklaces, charms, and rings in gold , silver , brass , and other materials without making youcheck your model for printing flaws. The final render can be embedded on websites, Facebook, and social media for free.

In Less Than a Year, 3D Print Start-Up Toyze Secured a Major Client and Reached Over 100 Million Users: Toyze Explains Its Ambitious Growth Plan

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Toyze figurines are made from a smooth, durable 3D printed material that is exclusive to i.materialise. The material prints in color, and photographs similarly to hard silicone and some types of cold-castpolymer resin.

3D Printing Meets Japanese Samurai Culture: Developing the Concept of Raijin and Fujin Kabuto

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The bag has the appearance of an air-filled material bag – a softer, rounded form. Russ Ogi chose to render the beards in a similar way to their appearance in many drawings – as wavy spikes. “I Art challenge i.materialise Japan Japanese kabuto Russ Ogi

Jorge Rojas’ New Jewelry Collection is Meant To Be Gifted

Shapeways Blog

His work has been exhibited at the Miró Foundation in Barcelona, Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Málaga, the German Gemstone Museum in Idar-Oberstein, and the Cervantes Institute in Hamburg. According to Rojas, when a jewel is gifted, it then takes on an emotion, which becomes a memory, and is rendered an intrinsic part of the jewel. Jorge Rojas is a Spanish jeweler and designer based in Hamburg, Germany.

Behind the Product: Glass Vase Mold

Shapeways Blog

Well, the glass piece is a graduate research project in material research from Hexagram at Concordia so I’ll try not to be too wordy. I went to see an exhibition on ancient Roman glass at the Metropolitan Art Museum in New York this spring. 3D Modeling Art

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3D Print Start-Up Toyze Secures a Major Backer and Explains Its Ambitious Growth Plan

Materialise

Toyze figurines are made from a smooth, durable 3D printed material that is exclusive to i.materialise. The material prints in color, and photographs similarly to hard silicone and some types of cold-castpolymer resin. 3D Printing Art and Design

How to Get Started with 3D Printing on Modo

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Modo is a 3D modeling , animation and rendering program which runs on Windows, Mac and Linux computer systems. This software by Foundry is a 3D printing design tool suitable for every field: games design, arts or science, but it is designed for 3D artists in particular.

Guide to Personal 3D Printers

Sculpteo

These printers are particularly versatile, as the filaments used during the print can range in material from plastic to ceramics, metallics, and even wood variants! Material: ABS, PLA. Materials: ABS, PLA. Materials: ABS. Materials: PLA. Materials: ABS.

The Evolution of Online Shopping

The Solidworks Blog

Once all of the components and options have been uploaded, material, geometry and color options can be created for the end user to select. The Evolution of Online Shopping.

Love & Robots: Truly Unique, Customizable Jewelry (Hint: Perfect for Gifting)

Shapeways Blog

Between earrings, pendants, bow ties, wall art and more, they’ve created an easy, fun process of creating a truly unique piece. An animated render of the product sits on the left waiting for you to personalize.

Aztech Scenic Design: Taking 3D Printing To The Limit

3D Printing for Beginners

Aztec Scenic Designs creates and realizes “ Decorative Art, Custom Finishes and Fabrications ” – your online portfolio includes the designs of ceiling art, wood beams, bathrooms, cabinets, staircases and general artwork. What can you do with a 3D printer today?

How Technology Continues to Revolutionise the Film Industry

The Solidworks Blog

Using our program’s pin-sharp material recreation and stress-testing, movie art designer Joseph Hiuara was able to consult with the director and studio on the fly. Cinema might be over a century old. But it’s showing no sign of slowing down.

Jorge Rojas’ New Jewelry Collection is Meant To Be Gifted

Shapeways Blog

His work has been exhibited at the Miró Foundation in Barcelona, Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Málaga, the German Gemstone Museum in Idar-Oberstein, and the Cervantes Institute in Hamburg. According to Rojas, when a jewel is gifted, it then takes on an emotion, which becomes a memory, and is rendered an intrinsic part of the jewel. Jorge Rojas is a Spanish jeweler and designer based in Hamburg, Germany.

Microsoft Surface and SOLIDWORKS Transform how Ringbrothers Build Hot Rods

The Solidworks Blog

The Javelin, unveiled at SEMA Show 2017 , is a true work of art that proves just how valuable the right hardware and software is for engineers. Someone will bring in a vehicle from the 70s and our goal is to maintain that heritage while bringing modern technology and materials to it.

Designer Spotlight: Jeremie Brunet

Shapeways Blog

I did studies in mechanical engineering (manufacturing processes, materials, structures…) and I work in the enterprise software industry. Using 3D fractal rendering programs and various other tools.

SOLIDWORKS World Partner Pavilion Preview Part V

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Whether you’re looking for state-of-the-art design, analysis, or manufacturing products, SOLIDWORKS partners have the perfect solutions to fit your needs.

Preview the Future of SOLIDWORKS

The Solidworks Blog

As SOLIDWORKS 95 put the power of 3D CAD on your desktop, we’re now evolving our mission to empower you with the capabilities to take a product from art to part and beyond…directly inside of SOLIDWORKS.

Stratasys J750 3D Printer Changing Product Development

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Dream designs can be rendered onscreen quickly, but functional prototypes can take weeks of investment in labor and outsourcing – especially when products have complex designs and diverse materials.

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Bringing a Game Character to Life with 3D Printing: Interview with James W. Cain

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Looks so crisp, it was easy to fall in love with this impressive piece of 3D Printed art. Cain is an England-based graphic designer and illustrator but, as he explains, I became interested in fan art only recently. The delicate art of going 3D. Final render on Modo.

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10 Best Multicolor 3D Prints from Our Community

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One of the most exciting ways to create new 3D prints is by using our multicolor material – the only material that can print several colors at the same time. That’s why we put together a list of our 10 most outstanding 3D printed pieces in this astonishing material.

10 Best Multicolor 3D Prints from Our Community

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One of the most exciting ways to create new 3D prints is by using our multicolor material – the only material that can print several colors at the same time. That’s why we put together a list of our 10 most outstanding 3D printed pieces in this astonishing material.

Key Considerations for Weighing the Purchase of a 3D Printer

3D Printing Review

All are capable of printing end use parts, but each process lends itself to different applications and material options, and not all machines executing a particular process are created equal. Do you need to produce in a very specific material?

What’s New In 3D Printing at SOLIDWORKS World 2018

Javelin Tech Tips

With Voxel Print, users can set different characteristics to every material in their print. This opens a world of possibilities with material compositions and parameters. Unlocking the Secrets to Real-Life Renders using SOLIDWORKS Visualize on Monday, Feb 5, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, Room – 404B. Brent Bushnell – The Art of Engagement. Next week at the Los Angeles Convention Center, SOLIDWORKS World will be celebrating its 20 th anniversary.