Techno-geek excitement, three

In Thursday’s mail arrived the latest installment of experiments from the 3-D printing factory. I wasn’t expecting them this soon! I wanted to post about them before I head off for a ten day adventure in Italy. [I know—poor, poor me!] It will be a little while before I can get into the studio with …

More 3-D printing, with some image history…

From the time she was around six years old, my daughter was obsessed with drawing hearts. A first she struggled to get one that looked, to her satisfaction, like a Valentine heart. She fretted that they weren’t perfect. She would bring her drawings of hearts to me and say, “How’s this one?” I’d reply that …

Techno-geek excitement, two…

Another shipment of 3-D prototypes arrived from Shapeways yesterday. This time I sent “Funky Shapes Pattern” to the printer: I designated two sizes to be printed, 3.5″ x 3.5″ and 2″ x 2″. I was thinking the larger might be a nice size for drink coasters. And, I ordered them in several different colors of …