3D printing is a process whereby a 3D design is turned into a real object.
First, software is used to slice the 3D design into layers before each layer is reconstructed on a 3D printer. 3D printing is great for prototyping and making unique one off items.
Filament colors: Red, Light Pink, Yellow, Green, Blue, Teal, Purple, Grey, White, Natural (Clear), and Black.
Learn to modify and create simple 3D shapes using TinkerCAD.com, and understand how 3D printers work.
Prerequisites: Basic PC skills.
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Thingiverse.com - MakerBot's Thingiverse is a thriving design community for discovering, making, and sharing 3D printable things.
Thangs.com - A free 3D community for collaboration; with unlimited downloads and secure storage. The only platform with geometric search.
Learn TinkerCAD - Free step-by-step lessons to learn about 3D Design basics and projects.
Meshmixer - Free software to clean up 3D scans, combine models, add color, and more.
SculptGL - A digital sculpting web app featuring sculpting tools, VOXEL remeshing, and supports OBJ, PLY, and STL import/export.