Rhea Myers

3D Printing

Finally taking my own advice, I’ve bought a MakerBot Replicator and I’m using it to print out my art.

It takes about ten hours to print a Balloon Dog:

Large Balloon Dog The print quality is fascinating. It’s incredibly detailed and smooth, but it looks like it has been woven from a single long thread (which in a way it has) which gives it a very finely serrated quality.

I’m uploading pictures of work in progress and finished prints to MediaGoblin.