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3D printing: a fine arts context

Twenty-first century technology has radically transformed and diversified the landscape of contemporary art. Through continuous advancement, the computer has become an essential medium for the dissemination of artwork, both for the artist, supplier and buyer. 665 more words


I've Renamed my Shapeways Shop

We’ve not been posting much this week, after seven days in a row for Bruticus Week, we thought we’d let you bask in his majesty whilst we recover. 141 more words


Goblin King Pendant

A rather timely post this one… Made just a few months before David Bowie’s demise I had a client approach me to make a pendant seen in the movie “Labyrinth”, as worn by David Bowie’s character, Jareth. 35 more words


Steampunk Heart Pendant

I had a client request this for a special someone. It is a polished brass heart with a “Steampunk” motif (riveted plates on surface) and a red acrylic insert.

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5 Things to Watch For in 3D Printing in 2016

What is 3D printing good for?

That’s a question that’s become increasingly relevant in 2015, as the majesty of showing off 3D-printed trinkets has seemingly led to nothing more than a great slogan for your latest Willy Wonka meme: “Oh, … 588 more words


Holiday Countdown: 5 Quick Gifts

As we get closer to opening presents on Christmas morning, I’ve been doing a few projects with our Dremel Idea Builder workhorse as stocking stuffers.  Here’s a countdown of 5 last-minute holiday projects if your printer’s looking lonely or you have some 3D Hubs credits to burn through. 221 more words