Modeling Supports Before Print Studio

by Sam Hobish - Jan 22, 2016 3:26:14 PM

With the Super Bowl coming to the Bay Area in a few weeks, I decided to model a coin to print on Ember. (For you non-sports fans, commemorative coins are flipped at the beginning of games to determine who starts with the ball).  Eventually, I’ll have it investment casted, but for now, I want to demonstrate the technique I used for supporting my model.

Support Generation for Jewelry Part 1

by Pierre Lin - Nov 18, 2015 8:00:00 AM

 In this blog post, we’re going to explore best practices for designing supports for jewelry pieces, but first I’d like to briefly explain what supports are and why they’re so important.