2016 New Years Designs
Happy New Year!
Holiday decorations are a great MakerEd design challenge for students. It is a great prompt to think about and incorporate culture and history while customizing and personalizing a design. (January is the perfect time for students to create designs for Black History Month.) Search any 3D repository and you will see there is a rich opportunity for students to contribute. Take time to have the students write descriptions and create meaningful keywords for their work.
Below are some of the designs I created/remixed for the new year and how you can design your own.
2016 Year of the Monkey Medallion: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1233460
Learn to make your own medallion https://designmaketeach.com/2014/01/25/designing-a-year-of-the-horse-medallion/
2016 Gimbal: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1225974
2016 Mini Gimbal Set: http://www.thingiverse.com/thing:1228453
Learn how to customize your own gimbal at https://designmaketeach.com/2014/05/06/3d-design-personalize-a-gimbal/