Tag Archive: 3D printing

3D Printing Rosa Parks

Today is the first day of African American History Month and I wanted to publish a new model to celebrate. I’ve written before about the lack of models related to African American History and Culture in my posts 3D Printing Martin Luther King, Jr. and Looking for African American History on Thingiverse. The lack of models is a great opportunity for students to contribute designs.

American Selfie Concept

Brainstorming a new piece in response to seeing the red feed/blue feed phenomenon where the social media sites use algorithms to show you things it already knows you like.

Greater America Day 10

A golden signature is scrawled across the blank check that is Greater America. A signature promising to bring riches to friends and family alike and bring low enemies domestic and foreign.

3D Model: Minifig Women’s March Signs

These LEGO® minifig compatible signs and posters celebrate the millions that joined the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., and around the world on January 21, 2017.

3D Model: Minifig Pussyhat

This LEGO® minifig compatible Pussyhat celebrates the people that joined the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., and around the world on January 21, 2017.

3D Model: Flexy MLK Memorial

Flexy MLK Memorial Fun flexy remix of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial. Part of flexy buildings and monuments series. This design experiments with a Boolean intersection between a flexy cutting template and the… Continue reading

3D Model: MLK Birmingham Jail Key

MLK Birmingham Jail Key This Birmingham Jail Key replica is intended to serve as a classroom manipulative for Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Black History Month. The artifact asks students to think… Continue reading

Lesson Plan: MLK March on Washington Artifact

Introduction The 1960s Civil Rights Movement sought to end segregation and discrimination against African Americans. One of the largest political rallies of the Civil Rights Movement was the March on Washington for Jobs… Continue reading

3D Model: MLK March on Washington Button

MLK March on Washington Button Reproduction of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom button. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his “I have a dream” speech during this march and is seen… Continue reading

3D Model: Flexy Washington Monument

Flexy Washington Monument Fun flexible Washington Monument. Part of my flexy buildings and monuments series. The flexy models are an exploration of the properties of PLA that allow it to bend small amounts without breaking.… Continue reading

3D Model: Flexy Empire State Building

Flexy Empire State Building Fun flexible Empire State Building. Part of my flexy buildings and monuments series. The flexy models are an exploration of the properties of PLA that allow it to bend small… Continue reading

Mystery Artifact Lesson

What is this object? What does it do? What is its historical significance and value? You are professional appraiser brought in as an expert by shows such as Antiques Roadshow, American Pickers and… Continue reading