Looking at the issue of designing well thought-out 3D printed games and toys and why the market is full of repeats and reinventions. While some use the file depository sites to post the first and second drafts of their 3D printed games and toys to gain valuable design feedback, others misuse them and put up for sale or submission to contests. Identifying the differences between sculpture and design and how it applies to toys and games as functional or artistic pieces as well as the need for a … [Read more...]
DesignerCon 3D Toy Artist Christina Douk
Talking 3D print design with 3D toy artist Christina Douk who fell in love with how 3D printing brings to life her computer models. The next generation of designers will have a new view of design and how to conceptualize and bring to life their creative ideas because of 3D printers. Fascinating to find out her comparison of 3D prints she had done from Shapeways and Sculpteo through a Groupon deal from the level of service, time to receive product, and final result. We are excited to talk more … [Read more...]
How Can I Get Educated For A Career In 3D Printing?
There are times when age and knowledge become big factors when deciding for a career change. When it comes to learning something new, though, it's never too late. The same is true when you want to get educated and embark on a 3D printing career. Tom and Tracy Hazzard answer the questions of a follower with regards to shifting into the 3D printing industry. It is certainly a growing industry and will be a big part of the future. They discuss the different approaches you may consider, … [Read more...]
Hazz Habits For Success
What are some traits that lead to success? In this “Ask Us Anything” segment, Tom and Tracy Hazzard discuss their unique habits that lead to their success in business. From an intricate eye for design to an insatiable appetite for reading, they encourage you to think out-of-the-box about what makes you successful in your field. --- Listen to the podcast here: Hazz Habits For Success Our topic is business mentorship. We have our mentorship finalists that wanted to know what … [Read more...]