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TO CREATE ART    Artists can sculpt and design art in 3D animation programs. The design might be very complicated to build...
EDUCATION Students can design and create a variety of     things, which will tap into their critical                thinki...
OTHER USES• Toys and Action   Figures• Gadgets• Fashion/Jewelry• Items for the Home• To see a variety of 3-D printed produ...
MORE USES• Prototypes for manufacturing                    Graphic: http://individual.troweprice.com/public/Retail        ...
Purpose of 3-D Printing
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Purpose of 3-D Printing

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This presentation outlines the uses of 3-D printing for Business and Education

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Purpose of 3-D Printing

  1. 1. TO CREATE ART Artists can sculpt and design art in 3D animation programs. The design might be very complicated to build manually but could easily be replicated by the 3-D printer in a variety of materials that the artist can choose from. Photo: Business Week
  2. 2. EDUCATION Students can design and create a variety of things, which will tap into their critical thinking skills. There are many subject areas that this technology relates to: Music, Art, STEM, Industrial design, Architecture, Medicine, etc.
  3. 3. OTHER USES• Toys and Action Figures• Gadgets• Fashion/Jewelry• Items for the Home• To see a variety of 3-D printed products for visit Photo:http://www.shapeways.com/http://www.shapeways.com/ a 3-D printing marketplace andcommunity.On this site you can upload designs or choose from existingwork and have it printed in different materials.
  4. 4. MORE USES• Prototypes for manufacturing Graphic: http://individual.troweprice.com/public/Retail /Planning-&-Research/Connections/3D-Printing• The medical Industry: surgeons are creating body parts, bones and prosthetics.• Costume and set designTo learn more about the uses of 3-D PrintingPlease visit http://individual.troweprice.com/public/Retail/Planning-&-Research/Connections/3D-Printing andhttp://10-things-3d-printers-can-do-now/

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