Series of Tweets showing the ongoing collaboration between math teacher and makerspace facilitator in the use of digital fabrication to create hands-on learning experiences for students. Rapid prototyping of math demonstration. This iteration using… Continue reading
Unboxing the new Silhouette Alta 3D printer. I wrote about the Silhouette Alta announcement previously https://designmaketeach.com/2018/06/28/silhouette-alta-3d-printer-announced/. Received this printer for free as part of a content creation deal with Silhouette to write a… Continue reading
I was scrolling through my Instagram feed this week and was pleasantly surprised by the new Silhouette Alta 3D printer announcement. The Alta is a $299 delta style 3D printer with a 116 mm… Continue reading
Packing up 14 pieces for the We the Rosies collaborative 3D printed sculpture that will be assembled at the Nation of Makers conference.
Creating an infill-only 3D print is a quick way to add complexity to a model without needing any design skills. Simple solid shapes like Egg by kellyegan are a great place to start… Continue reading
I recently bought All of the Lights by Stephanie Keefe and Isaac Budmen which tells the story of their installation of 100 unique 3D printed lamps. (Isaac and I worked together a few years back… Continue reading
On March 24, 2018, students across the nation led March for our Lives to end gun violence. “Not one more. We cannot allow one more child to be shot at school. We cannot… Continue reading
Flexy Tree Ornament for flexible 3D printing fun.
2018 Gimbals are out! Free model! Perfect for testing your new #3dprinter
Welcome the New Year with the mini 2018 Gimbal set. Includes a standard, ornament and straw-topper gimbal. 3D printed party favors that are fun for kids and adults. Blow gently to spin the gimbal.
3 MakerEd focused & a bonus 3D printer contest
Josef Prusa, CEO and founder of Prusa Research, shares the details of the newly launched Original Prusa i3 MK3, during Maker Faire New York 2017.