3D Printing Tutorials, Contests & Downloads

Who is a 3D designer? (Infographic)

Who is a 3D designer? (Infographic)

Pinshape is Hiring: Full-Time UI/UX Designer Wanted!

Pinshape is Hiring: Full-Time UI/UX Designer Wanted!

We are looking for a crazy talented UX/UI designer to join our family full time and help build our design culture from our Vancouver office!

Featured Designer of the Month: Eileen Bowen (Silverbeam)

Featured Designer of the Month: Eileen Bowen (Silverbeam)

Pinshape featured designer of the month, Eileen Bowen (a.k.a, Silverbeam), talks about her journey from 3D effects school to 3D printing, how she got into 3D printed ball-jointed doll design, and more! 

3D Printed Men’s Fashion Contest On Now!

3D Printed Men’s Fashion Contest On Now!

Are you a fashion lover? Well this is your chance to show off your fashion expertise by designing for our 3D Printed Men’s Fashion Contest! Design the best outfit accessories, and you could win a Flux 3D Printer, a Swiftpoint mouse and some great prizes from Nerdblock, In Case Of and Zockster!

Featured Designer of the Month: Stefan Gales

Featured Designer of the Month: Stefan Gales

Featured Designer of the Month, Stefan Gales, tells Pinshape about his journey into 3D design and how it led him to create his beautiful 3D printed designs. 

 

San Francisco: 3D Printing Student Night Tonight

San Francisco: 3D Printing Student Night Tonight

Attention Students…and anyone interested in 3D printing!

Customizable Designs: How to Hire the Right Designer

Customizable Designs: How to Hire the Right Designer

Happy Thanksgiving from the Pinshape team! It’s already time to start shopping for holiday gifts, and nothing tells your loved ones, “see, I care,” quite as much as a 3D printed design made just for them.  

Tutorial: Design your Own Miniature Landmark!

Tutorial: Design your Own Miniature Landmark!

Here’s a great design tutorial from our Featured Designer of the Month, Luis Daniel Sánchez García, describing how he makes his amazing miniatures of famous landmarks from around world!

Featured Designer of the Month: Luis Daniel Sánchez García (MiniWorld)

Featured Designer of the Month: Luis Daniel Sánchez García (MiniWorld)

Featured Designer of the Month – Luis Daniel Sánchez García (MiniWorld) – took a couple of minutes to talk to Pinshape about his amazing miniature models, what got him into 3D printing and gives tricks and tips on creating 3D prints. 

Introduction to 3D Printing

Introduction to 3D Printing

We’ve all heard it, “3D printing is the future” – the new industrial revolution. It’s going to (and has already started to) completely change the way we create, customize, and design products. You can 3D print anything from prototypes to replacement parts to prosthetics and even houses and cars. But, what exactly is this amazing new technology that everyone is talking about? Here’s an introduction to 3D printing to help you get started. For a more in depth intro, check out our answer to the common question; What is 3D printing? 

Music Merch Design Contest for WALLA

Music Merch Design Contest for WALLA

Music Merch Design Contest for WALLA: Design the coolest 3D printable music merch, and you could win awesome prizes and receive royalties from all merchandise sales!

Tutorial: Creating Product Renders with Mental Ray

Tutorial: Creating Product Renders with Mental Ray

Designer, Tanya Wiesner, provides a “how to” on how she creates high quality product renders using Mental Ray.