New 3D Fabrication Studio and Textile Technology Studio to house the resources of DFR. Residents can explore a wide range of 2D and 3D processes and machines with the help of the DFR team. Applications for our 3D Onsite and Hybrid program are being reviewed on an ongoing basis. It's easy to apply just tell us what you want to learn about and what projects you are hoping to incorporate in your artmaking.
Artist Patrick Manning shares his experiences visiting Digital Fabrication Residency as part of our 3 Day Onsite Program. Manning developed a wide range of works with our laser machine, CNC router, digital embroidery and plotter. He shares his many insights into what he came expecting and how his experience impacted his ideas about making art and all the possibilities ahead.
So many talented artists have joined us this past summer for what has added up to be an art making extravaganza! Artist Dean Ebben from Brooklyn, New York was one of the first Summer 2016 Program residents to visit us as part of our 3 Day program. What a great start indeed! Learn more about the intense experimentation that went underway.
Learn about what makes the 3 Day Onsite Residency Program such a nurturing program for artists to individually learn, experiment with the DFR team. From printmakers to painters, sculptors to new media artists and the list goes on, our 3 Day Program is a unique opportunity for artists to explore digital fabrication technology.
If you have been following DFR for a while, you have seen this 3D printed cow! This short tutorial provides tips for smoothing the surface of your FDM 3D print using a method that is less daunting than some of the DYI options floating on the internet. If you ever think about making a mold off your 3D print to more quickly produce multiples, this is worth a read.
Join us November 14th at 1 PM EST for our live online streaming Speaker Series Event with presenter Asheer Akram. Asheer is a diversely talented artist living in Kansas City paving his own path not only as small business owner integrating his creativity and industrious energies in fabrication but also as an established artist coordinating a multi-faceted body of work in steel and ceramics.
DFR Online Speaker Series will host artist Laura Splan on Saturday October 17th at 1 PM EST. To receive the link for this live presentation, sign up for the DFR mailing list. All recipients will receive the link prior to the start of the presentation.
Adam OHern will be the first our presenters in the 2015 Summer Speaker Series. Join us June 27th! Founder of CADJunkie and co-creator of the popular podcast series EngineerVsDesigner, OHern is an industry insider understanding the complex evolution and development of software, design and engineering workflows that are changing our ideas of how technology impacts the digital craft of making.