Rhino 7 Now Available with Subdivision Modelling
26 November, 2020

After only a little more than a year of development, McNeel officially released the latest update to their Rhinocerous 3D software, Rhino version 7!

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Introducing the new Panther 3D jewellery plug-in for Rhino
6 January, 2020

RhinoGold's absorption by Gemvision/Stuller left a gap in the market for a low-cost jewellery CAD plug-ins. Now, at last, we have a new low cost jewellery CAD contender by the name of Panther.

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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’

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Setting Up the Cintiq Pen Tablet to Work Better with Zbrush.
12 March, 2015

A very talented colleague of mine here in the UK has recently completed an online tutorial (along with a video) on how to set up your Wacom

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Frequently Asked Questions 10 – 3D Scanning, Model Conversion, and Jewellery CAD
17 November, 2014

(or “Why can’t we just 3D scan a ring and make copies on a 3D printer?”) Last Updated 14 June 2016. This is a question which seems to

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Video Tutorial – Matrix to Rhino Jewellery CAD Techniques Part 2 – Gem Cutter, Gem On Surface, and Prongs
14 September, 2014

And now for the second of my two jewellery CAD video tutorials focusing on how to use Matrix CAD techniques in Rhino. This one covers the Gem Cutter, Gem on

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Video Tutorial – Matrix to Rhino Jewellery CAD Techniques Part 1 – Ring Rail, Profile Placer, Gem Loader and Bezel Builder
12 September, 2014

You asked for it, so here it is: I present the first of my two jewellery CAD video tutorials focusing on how to use Matrix CAD techniques in Rhino. This

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Generative Jewellery Design – Using Rhino, Grasshopper and Generative Algorithms to Experiment with Jewellery Forms
21 July, 2013

I recently stumbled upon a community dedicated to the use of generative algorithms in 3D modelling for jewellery. In English, that is to say they experiment with

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Workflows for Jewellery Design in T-Splines and Rhino
12 July, 2013

I recently was pointed to this video. While it’s as much a T-Splines sales seminar as anything, it walks through some good workflow examples of how to

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“The Robot Revolution” Article in the Financial Times and How Computer Technology Has Been Embraced By Jewellery Designers
28 April, 2013

Recently I was interviewed for an article in a Financial Times special report on jewellery and watches. The article was specifically about how computer-aided design has changed

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