As an artist who works three dimensions and often designs in CAD (Computer Aided Design), I was immediately fascinated by the opportunities afforded by 3D printing.
This new technology offers much promise for creating not only original art, such as my 5-1/2-foot-tall sculpture Epic Swoon, but also maquettes, or small models, to show patrons for commissions.
This article will tell you more about how I got involved in 3D printing and how it influences my artistic practice.
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Crazy things happen with 3D printing, especially with my 8-foot-tall Cerberus 3D Gigante 3D printer. As Steve Graber, who built this monster, has said, whatever this printer does, it does […]
Kevin Caron installs a switch on the 3D printer to prevent losing a print.
Artist Kevin Caron uses 3D printing to make sculpture prototypes.
Kevin Caron tries to figure out why 3D printing sometimes fails.
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Kevin Caron lets library patrons explore 3D printing technology.
Cerberus Gigante 3D printer – Kevin Caron
Kevin Caron finds 3D printing even while traveling to Australia.
Kevin Caron discusses 3D printing software programs.
Kevin discusses the ASU School of Art’s array of 3D printers.