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The 2nd Annual Maker Invent Calendar is Back

The 2nd Annual Maker Invent Calendar is Back

Does the supply chain have your holiday shipping in a bind?  No need to fret; get making instead! Every day, the Invent Calendar provides clever and creative gift ideas that will bring holiday cheer to all those you hold dear. This year’s Invent Calendar is brought to you by 3DEXPERIENCE® SOLIDWORKS for Makers. Click here to […]

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Buy Small For The Holidays – And Beyond

Buy Small For The Holidays – And Beyond

As 2020 winds down, let’s celebrate makers differently than before. Makers provide a path for America’s economic recovery because many makers turn their creations into businesses. New businesses like those account for nearly all job growth. That’s particularly important because COVID-19 has led to the shutdown – at the peak – of at least 3.3 million […]

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A Sculptor’s Origami Inspired Woodland Creatures (Plus One You Can Make Yourself)

A Sculptor’s Origami Inspired Woodland Creatures (Plus One You Can Make Yourself)

UK resident Joe Thompson decided he wanted a sculpture for his garden. Joe first made paper versions of both the squirrel and reindeer before making the “final” steel version seen below. According to him: The overall idea took a bit longer than the design. I wanted to make a basic sculpture for the garden, so spent […]

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