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2D Artists Try Out a 3D World

What is it like to be a 2D artist moving into a 3D design world? This month, while we’re focused on 3D design, we wanted to get the inside scoop on making that transition. We spoke with to two artists who’ve successfully made that transition to gather their best advice for fellow designers ready to take the plunge.A 2D designer tries out 3D.Graphic designer Michael Dolan had dabbled in 3D design for a while before fully committing fully to the third dimension. “I played around with faking it...

Meet The Startup Making Sunglasses Using 3D Printing Tech & Locally Recycled Plastic Waste

Jazzmine RaineContent | Change Maker | Creativewww.sunshineandraine.comLatest posts by Jazzmine RaineIntroducing w.r.yuma, an Antwerp-based startup making fashionable sunglasses using 3D printing technology and locally recycled plastic waste. Their aim is make “the circular economy the new cool”. On the first day of their Kickstarter they went gone beyond their goal of 10.000 euros!“Our vision is a world where waste no longer exists” says Sebastiaan, founder of w.r.yuma. “Our frames are not...

Trending: 3D Tech Poised to Revolutionize Garment Industry

Image credit: HP Inc.While alternative materials have largely been dominating the discussion around the future of fashion, startups and industry heavy hitters are like are now looking to 3D-printing technology to revolutionize the apparel market.Earlier this week, HP Inc.introduced the FitStationpowered by HP, a new platform that will deliver custom-fitted and individualized footwear through 3D scanning, dynamic gait analysis and manufacturing technologies.FitStation captures 3D scans of the...