The 2016 Oscar Statuette: Made With 3D Printing For The First Time.

2016 Oscar Statuettes Made With 3D Printing

Previously I featured a detailed post on the process of the making of the Oscar statuette by Chicago’s R.S. Owens & Company, as they had for the past 34 years. But as of 2016 Oscar has finally stepped into the future. For the first time ever, this year’s statuettes utilize 3D printing technology and in this if it’s hip, it’s here exclusive I’m going to walk you through each step of the new and updated process of creating the coveted awards. (more…)

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3D Printing Meets 19th Century Porcelain: Modern Lithophane Lights

3D Printed Ceramic Lights by Beth Lewis-Willams

London-based designer Beth Lewis-Williams combines the romance of 19th century diffused lit porcelain lithophanes with today’s 3D printing techniques, contemporary urban scenery and the latest in LED lighting. (more…)

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Skyline Chess Launches Their First Set with London’s Most Iconic Architecture

Skyline Chess Set London

Founded by London designers Ian Flood and Chris Prosser, Skyline Chess combines their love of architecture and chess by turning the game pieces into various cities’ most architectural icons. (more…)

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Star Wars Buddhas – Big-Bellied Zen Versions of Darth, Yoda & More.

Star Wars - Zen Buddhas Quad IIHIH

Villianous and heroic Star Wars characters Yoda, Chewbacca, Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine, Boba Fett and many more are depicted as 3D printed versions of Buddha. Seated cross-legged with big round bellies, the colorful characters are created by artist Chris Milnes. (more…)

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Stalaclights – Upside Down Skyscrapers Attached to LED Lightbulbs.

Stalaclights skyscraper pendant lamps

Stalaclights are 3D printed bulbshades that give the illusion of skyscrapers growing directly down from a pendant lamp. Available in three different designs, the LED lights designed by David Graas for Layers will add an urban architectural twist to your interior. (more…)

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