3D printing has become more and more approachable, or relevant to ID nowadays. I don’t want to just use CAD programs for glossy renderings, or printing existing designs that have been made in some other ways just for the sake of using 3D printing. I want to explore the unique features that 3D printing offers and materialize my creativity. Summer 2014 I took an internship at Harvard to develop new 3D printers that can print multiple materials at once. For now, […]
I’m working with a 3D printer company this summer and one of the cool things comes with this job is that you get to 3D print all kinds of fun stuff! Here is an ice cream scoop on top of a waffle cone designed in Solidworks 2013, all 3D printed, using two different types of 3D printers. I spray-painted the waffle cone and brush painted the sprinkles and chocolate chips. Yep, I don’t get to eat ice cream in […]
I designed this sculpture in Solidworks. I drew several triangles in sketches on different planes and using the loft feature to create this 3D sculpture. I used 3D printer to print this miniature version and I currently use it as a ring holder.