3D Printing News – Doodle 3D Transform


In a world where we can buy affordable 3d printers it can seem intimidating when it comes to creating your own 3D model for the first time. This is what the founders envisioned when they created their first successful Kickstarter for the Doodle 3d WiFi box with embeded sketch app (still available). For the first […]

Read more

3D Printing News – 3D Prints for Teachers of the Visually Impaired


The above image shows solids that all have the same volume, you can check this by filling one with water and then pouring that water into the next, fixed-volume objects. You can use the OpenSCAD script that Rich Cameron (aka Whosawhatsis) shared or download the sample objects. But why? Rich Cameron and Joan Horvarth, well-known […]

Read more

3D Printing News – 3D Printed Hair


(video via Futurism) The amazing folks in the Tangible Media Group at MIT Media Lab have shared their research with creating the software to produce small hairs or Cilia from 150 to 50 micrometers to do things such as move, sense, adhere, or be aesthetically pleasing. Looking into the Nature, hair has numerous functions such […]

Read more

Watch YouMagine for the Ultimaker Gumball Challenge pieces from Maker Faire Bay Area 2016!


Keep your eyes peeled for a slew of new chibi designs popping up on YouMagine over the weekend. The Ultimaker team invited four schools to participate in the Ultimaker Gumball Challenge. River Bend Middle School, Virginia Saint Ann’s School, New York Comstock High School, Michigan Advanced Learning Center, Utah Each school was sent 1000 gumball […]

Read more

3D Printed Musical Instruments on YouMagine


People make a wide range of things with 3D printing and share them on YouMagine. A category that is perhaps a bit unexpected is 3D printed musical instruments. Below are some fun things to be found on the site that you can print. This 3D printed mouth harp is a modern take on a very […]

Read more


Scrufie the adorable obstacle avoidance robot on YouMagine


In honor of our ELF VR Drone contest where you can win your own drone, I checked out some of the awesome robots on YouMagine. Rtheiss’ S.C.R.U.-F.E. is a “Simple C++ Robot with Ultrasonic-sensor” is a maze avoidance robot got printed when his, “two year old daughter fell in love with an old ultrasonic robot that I […]

Read more


Interview with Chris Thorpe from IcanMake


Chris Thorpe from the UK is founder and CEO of I CanMake and also YouMagine member. I Can Make creates educational content and resources on 3DPrint&Design for teachers, students and parents. Chris has uploaded a special Valentine’s Day-design in his YouMagine-account and that is a good reason to publish my interview with Chris and his team. Tell […]

Read more

ICT Talent Development Program with a focus on 3D Printing


In Amsterdam, an interesting education project called ‘ICT in the Clouds’, is producing very interesting results. This project (that started in 2013) is an ICT talent development program, for students in secondary schools (age 12 till 18 years). Some of the project partners are: IBM, KLM, Cisco and VU University Amsterdam. One of the participating […]

Read more