A Chocolate 3D Printer? Happy Chocolate Week!

A Chocolate 3D Printer?  Happy Chocolate Week!
A chocolate 3D printer? Finally, a yummy use of this technology. Celebrate the world of fine chocolates this October with some amazing creations straight from your imagination.  Now you can make stunning designs to eat or just admire.

3D Pen Art - Q&A with @bbarbarartist

3D Pen Art - Q&A with @bbarbarartist
We spoke with Barbara Taylor-Harris a 3D Pen Art creator and Author to find out more about her 3D creations. Having developed a keen interest in her sculpture designs over recent months, we sent her some of our PLA Elefilament Filament to try out.

This 3D Artist Makes Game Characters Come to Life

This 3D Artist Makes Game Characters Come to Life

This 3D artist makes game characters come to life   We have been working with 3D artist, Scott McLellan, who recently approached us for assistance with printing his designs. First and foremost, Scott is a character modeller. But he also produces game assets for Solus.

Why are Cave Paintings and 3D Printer Designs Similar?

Why are Cave Paintings and 3D Printer Designs Similar?

What do cave paintings and 3d printer designs have in common? The fact that humans have always had the urge to create and express themselves. Today, we still have the opportunity to be artistic – but there has been increasing concern that creativity is being diminished under the strain of delivering curriculum-driven results.

3D Printing in the Prado Allows Blind Visitors to Touch Paintings

3D Printing in the Prado Allows Blind Visitors to Touch Paintings

The “Touching the Prado” exhibition has demonstrated yet another way that 3d printing in arts and culture can improve the world on a deeply moving human level. In order to give blind and visually impaired people a realistic sense of the paintings, 3D printing in the Prado has reproduced five of their most famous paintings.

It’s Jazz Appreciation Month! We Look at a 3D Printing Video or Two!

It’s Jazz Appreciation Month! We Look at a 3D Printing Video or Two!

Hardly a week goes by without news of some new musical development reaching our ears – the latest being the “revamped” 3d violin. And having contributed to the musical success of a 3d printing video or two, we thought Jazz Appreciation Month would be a great time to explore how the music world and 3D printing are likely to marry over the coming years.