Something Beautiful in Jewellery – Celtic3d
30 August, 2016

For the latest edition of Something Beautiful in Jewellery, I would like to present something different– a 3D CAD keychain designer. Working out of Aberdeen, Scotland, Gavin Bain

The Phantom Limb Project’s Amazing Collaboration Between Prosthetics and Video Game Design
26 July, 2016

James Dyson Award-winning prosthetic designers Open Bionics have established a collaboration with Konami (makers of Metal Gear Solid) to develop a new kind of creative prosthetic limb design. They call it the Phantom Limb Project.

Jewellery Focus Article – Cooksongold E-Manufacturing To Offer Platinum 3D Printing Service
30 March, 2016

Jewellery Focus recently announced that Cooksongold E-manufacturing's Metal Laser Sintering service is now expanding to offer platinum as a 3D printing option.

3D Printing Industry – Elements Lab and Their Upcoming Jewellery Maker App
27 January, 2016

3D Printing Industry recently wrote an interesting story about Taiwan-based 3D printing bureau Elements Lab and the Jewellery Maker app they're currently working to build.

Shapeways Blog Article – Wearable Tech Accessories Which Look Like Jewellery
19 January, 2016

Not too long ago, Shapeways released a list of CAD/CAM made accessories produced by their designers containing technology which were designed to look like jewellery. It provides another nice example of how wearable technology is increasingly being designed like jewellery rather than sports accessories.

Toolfarm Article – Pixologic is Collaborating With Formlabs To Create a 3D Printing Plug-in
11 January, 2016

Pixologic (makers of Zbrush) recently announced a collaboration with the 3D printer manufacturers Formlabs to make a new enhanced 3D printing plug-in for Zbrush. The plug-in would allow users to take a model from within Zbrush and more quickly and efficiently export it directly into Formlabs' Preform software to start the 3D printing process more quickly and easily. They're even talking about a "One Click Print" tool.

Jewellery Focus Article – Analysis: New Business Opportunities for Designer Makers
30 December, 2015

The second in my series of articles for Jewellery Focus has just been released online. This new article focuses on the business opportunities now available which can help jewellery designer makers reach new audiences and expand their businesses.

TCT Lecture – 3D Printing and the Potential For Creativity
9 November, 2015

At the recent autumn 2015 TCT 3D Printing Exhibition, product artist Lionel T. Dean of Future Factories gave an interesting lecture on 3D printing as an enabler

Forbes – How a Jewellery Company is Making £250,000 Pieces Using 3D Printing and Google Earth
9 October, 2015

It’s an older article, but it makes for a nice and clear case study as to how jewellery CAD and 3D printing have improved one jewellery business’

Iconery – A New Combination of CAD/CAM Manufacturing and Online Retail
6 October, 2015

Considering we’ve seen quite a few business models already which offer jewellery designers and CAD modellers a place to sell and promote their goods (including e-lancing, 3D