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Sketchfab

Anemones by oddgrain on Sketchfab Always in search of new and better ways to showcase our work and interact with our clients, we came across the “sketchfab” site, which offers an amazing new way to publish 3D content to the web. Not only does it use a top of the range realtime render engine to show…

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Flower Power

Carpenter Bee I just found out about the amazing carpenter bee, who is the only insect able to unlock and open the stems of the orphium flower, by changing only the sound frequency of it’s wings.  It shows you how interwoven all of the species on our planet are, one unable to survive without the…

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UV – The Sequel

Here’s the next chapter in  our uv oven saga, as promised. Lo and behold the oven was a lot easier to set up then we thought.  All we did was wrap the uv strip round a large glass pot we bought at Ikea.Next we covered the whole contraption with a double layer of gaffer silver…

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Resin Blues

Supports We’ve finished our first “castable resin” prints and they are proving a lot trickier to support and cure than the “regular grey resin”.  We’re pretty happy with the detail we’re getting out of the prints, as you can see in the image on the left. But we are also getting some artefacts on the…

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Quicksilver

With the price of silver being what it is, we thought it would be a good idea to start weighing our pieces. So to help stay at the cutting edge of technology and also indulge our geeky side, we ended up gettting a digital set of scales, about the size of your hand. It’s amazing, being…

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Casting Call

Mixed Results We’ve just finished our first silver cast and wanted to share the results with you here : “Mother of Pearl” The picture shows the cast in it’s raw, blemished state.  The face is almost gone , but the details on the headdress have come out quite well .  This is mainly because of…

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