Picture books for visually impaired kids go 3D thanks to CU-Boulder research team

A children’s classic that already is a candidate for the all-time best feel-good book, “Goodnight Moon,” has gotten a boost: A University of Colorado Boulder team printed the first 3D version of it, allowing visually impaired children and their families to touch objects in the story — like the cow jumping over the moon — as it is read aloud. Continue reading “Picture books for visually impaired kids go 3D thanks to CU-Boulder research team”

3D Printing Holland’s Oldest Kid’s Show, Het Klokhuis (VIDEO)

Keeping with the theme of 3D-printed art, for today, we’ve decided to move away from the grotesque and towards the cute.  Below is the title sequence for Holland’s oldest kid’s television show, Het Klokhuis (“The Apple Core”), which features a series of 3D-printed apples to create a wonderfully endearing animation.  The entire sequence was a collaborative effort between Nexus Productions and a whole slew of artists and designers, including Ben Cowell, Matt Clark who created the 3D printed models. Continue reading “3D Printing Holland’s Oldest Kid’s Show, Het Klokhuis (VIDEO)”