Low Poly 3D Printing Design Contest

April 1 - July 31, 2015

This Contest Has Ended

Thanks to all the participants - we love you!

Novabeans LLP, with help from Pinshape, presents: Theme: “Low Poly Designs”

Calling all Pinshapers! This is your chance to mix the old-school cool of low poly designs with the latest in cutting edge 3D printing technology. Design your best low poly version of something awesome and you’ll have a chance to win some amazing prizes. We've got THREE 3D printers up for grabs! Wow our judges, and you may be the proud owner of a new 3D printer.

Design a fantastic low poly creation!
  • Characters, Celebrities, Great People in History
  • Animals
  • Cars, Space Ships
  • Art & Sculptures
  • Functional items (planters, phone cases, key hiders, etc) - bonus points if combined with the other categories!

Ends on: July 31, 2015 at 23:59:59 PST

Low Poly 3D Printing Design Contest

Win These Prizes!


Judges' Choice

  • Ultimaker 2 3D Printer
  • A high-resolution 3D print of your winning design

1rst Place

2nd & 3rd Place

  • A high-resolution 3D print of your winning design

Most Useful Functional Design

Sponsored by:


  • Pinshape Contest Judge Rina Dhaka

    Rina Dhaka

    Fashion Designer, India

    Rina Dhaka is one of India’s most famous fashion designers. Her clients include Naomi Campbell, Martha Marzotto, Uma Thurman, Tara Palmer Tomlinson and Vittorio Radice - just to name a few.

    At India’s Fashion Week, her work was awarded as the Best Collection for Milan. Her designs are presented in the Louvre in Paris, New York’s Metropolitan Museum, London, Mauritius, South Africa, Dubai, Singapore and Hong Kong.

    Currently, you can shop for her work in Anthropology - a United States company that stocks her brand in 175 stores - and other stores across the U.S. You can also find her work in Indomix, Lodenfrey, Munich, Fine Rhine, Hong Kong, Sanskrit and in over 20 boutiques within India. She is a founding board member of FDCI and a board member on the Crafts Council of India.

  • Pinshape Contest Judge Neha Tulsian

    Neha Tulsian

    Graphic Designer, India

    Neha Tulsian is a successful graphic designer. She owns and operates her own graphic design studio and does design work in identity design, communication design, publication design, digital and web design.

    Neha is an alumnus of the London College of Communication and a member of the International Society of Typographic Designers. She was invited to exhibit for “20 Under 35” at Alliance Française De Delhi - an event showcasing the work of 20 emerging designers. She has been an esteemed member of the judging panels for various events like Abby Awards and the Designomics Award.

  • Pinshape Contest Judge Marlène Fayolle

    Marlène Fayolle

    Painter, France

    Marlène Fayolle, is a Paris-based artist, who has made her own niche when it comes to object painting. She draws from the symbolic universe of contemporary consumerism, incorporating the signs, objects and things that form part of everyday life. Her work captures the timeless moments of perfect tranquility, where memory flits in and out of dream.

Rules of the Competition

  • Contest open to participants world-wide. *Judges Choice prize is limited to Indian residents.
  • Contestants can upload as many design entries as they want.
  • Competition is not valid for children of employees of Novabeans or its associates.
  • Contestants must make the models themselves. Contestants might have to give a demonstration of their skill, if so required.
  • Contestants must ensure that the design is not copied or taken from any other contest or website.
  • Entries cannot have been previously submitted to Pinshape
  • Entries must comply with Pinshape’s content policy
  • Entrants must be registered with Pinshape to enter
  • There is no fee to enter the challenge


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