Proto-Pasta & STEM Charity Events

July 25, 2023

3D Printers, LEGO, friends, food and a great community!

ECCC Advanced 3D Printing for Props and Cosplay

March 4, 2023

3D printing is an incredible tool in the cosplay toolbox, and it is even more powerful than you can possibly imagine! Do you want to print dragon scales directly onto fabric? Embed electronics or lights directly into your print? Create moving parts and easy to disassemble props? Join 3D Printing experts Sophy Wong, AmieDD, and Rocket Props to learn advanced 3D printing techniques to level up your 3D printing and Cosplay! We will be reviewing a number of advanced techniques, processes, tools, and hardware that will help you in your journey to be able to create anything you can imagine!

Some friends and I made smelly 3dprinting filament at Proto Pasta

January 31, 2022

3D Printing Nerd and friends when to Proto-Pasta to make scent 3D Printing filaments!

3D Printed Halo Needler

November 15, 2021

It's been 20 years since the first Xbox release with Halo.

Proto-Pasta Virtual Shop Tour - How 3D Printing Filament is Made

November 9, 2020

Last weekend(October 11, 2020) we did a live shop tour for VERRF 2020 at the Proto-Pasta plant to show the process of how 3D Printing filament is made.

Form Labs Office Hours: In Conversation with Amie Danielle Dansby

June 1, 2020

Form Labs 3D Printing company will have a Q&A with Amie DD on June 4, 2020.

LEGO Masters Amie's 3D Printed LEGO Dress from Episode 1

February 10, 2020

How I made my dress that I wore on episode one on LEGO Masters Fox.

Photos from ERRF 2018

June 23, 2018

ERRF is the east coast reprap festival for 3D Printing.

Blood of My Enemies Proto-Pasta 3D Printing Filament is for Sale

September 5, 2019

10% of each purchase supports Amie's National Video Game Museum Scholarship for women pursuing education in tech!An original, one-of-a-kind Proto-pasta HTPLA filament colorA deep, blood red in a translucent base with no additional textureTranslucent base for varied appearance based on wall thickness

3D Printed Waffle

March 3, 2019

The inside joke of the ERRF2018 Waffle will live on!! I designed a 3D Printed waffle!

Repkord Boss Pink PLA #Create4ACause

February 4, 2019

As if the #Create4aCause initiative wasn’t already awesome enough, our very own Amie DD has Doubled Down on the giving! For the month of February Amie has generously agreed to donate $10 per spool sold of RepRed, Purple Haze, and Boss Pink PLA to the NVM Women in Technology Scholarship she’s helping to promote along with the National Videogame Museum in Frisco, TX!

Sora 3D Printed Necklace Kingdom Hearts 3

January 29, 2019

I've waited 13 years for the release of Kingdom Hearts 3, so what's another 30 minutes to wait for the game to download to my Xbox? I designed Sora's Necklace in Fusion 360 and I'm 3D Printing it now why I wait for the game to download!

Candy Twist in Fusion 360 for 3D Printing

January 11, 2019

Took me way to long to figure out how to design this twist in Fusion 360 to look like licorice!

3D Printing Blue Friday SALE at Matterhackers

November 15, 2018

Matterhackers sale Blue Friday is TODAY, and I figured I would share some of my favorite filaments and printers from my shop to yours.

Cura: I think you're doing math wrong.

October 29, 2018

How does decreasing your wall count on your printer actually INCREASE your 3D Print time??

3D Printed Snow White Bow

October 14, 2018

You can download my design and 3D Printed your own Snow White bow!

Feature: Desktop Makes - Design a Psychedelic Vase in Fusion 360

October 11, 2018

Vladimir Mariano has some of the best Fusion 360 classes online. He had some awesome projects displayed at Maker Faire New York a few weeks ago, and he just released a video on how he designed the awesome vases!

Tutorial: Cyberpunk 3D-Printed Fabric Light-Up Corset

October 10, 2018

I have a detailed write up on how I made my 3D Printed corset on 3D-printed spikes on fabric and using a Circuit Playground that reacts with movement to light up NeoPixels.

3D Printed Magnet Poster Frame

October 8, 2018

Why are photo frames so expensive? I decided to 3D Print my own!

Neigh Today

October 3, 2018

Unstable Unicorns Neigh Badge!

Just a taste of the talks at #SuperCon

October 2, 2018

The Hackaday Superconference is taking on a life of its own. Speaker selection is done and invitations are on the way out. Below is a taste of the confirmed talks in store for you this November in Pasadena.

3D Printed LEGO Bat Cupcake Decorations

October 1, 2018

October is here and I 3D Printed from LEGO Bats for my Halloween cupcake decorations!

Q&A about Ordering a 3D Print from my Shop

September 8, 2018

If you already have a model designed you can get an automatic quote for your print object directly from my webpage.

Cosplay 3D Printed Bra Converter Clip

August 27, 2018

I normally would use a safety pin for a quick converter for the back of my bra with my cosplay costumes....until the day my safety pin came undone and stabbed me in the back(literally). So time for a new solution.

88mph - Flux Capicator Key Cap

August 15, 2018

88 mph Clackeys Flux Capicator Key Cap

Plasma Ball Half Moon 3D Print

July 30, 2018

MOD and Hybrid World Open Source Cosplay

3D Printed Support Materials for a Corset

July 17, 2018

I used the support material from my Form2 3D Printer to make a corset!

3D Print Replacement Micro Servo Wing Horn

July 4, 2018

I always seem to lose or break the wings that come with the micro servos. So I design my own and 3D Printed them!

My friend made a Backpack 3D Printer

June 23, 2018

I want to be like Mitch3D!

Awake the Dead 3D Printed Coffin Charger Case

June 26, 2018

I used Form Labs new color kit to 3D Print a Coffin Charger Case for my power bank. I also designed an acrylic top and cut it out on my Glowforge Pro laser cutter.

Check out my ABS Shirts for #ERRF2018

June 13, 2018

I'm bringing some of my "Check out my ABS" to #ERRF2018 Want one? Come find me at #ERRF2018 and tell me your favorite 3D Printing filament and I'll give you one! #3dprintinghumor #amiedd

#ERRF2018 is 2 Weeks Away!

June 7, 2018

I've been printing lots of awesome 3d Prints to bring with me to East Coast RepRap Festival!

I'm going to East Coast RepRap Festival!!!!!

May 28, 2018

Let’s celebrate the freedom to create in 3D with a special emphasis on innovative applications and all the oddities related to 3D printing. 3D geeks and nerds unite, sign up today to attend! See you at the event!!!

Have you seen this wizard? Bellatrix 3D Printed Sign

June 3, 2017

Harry Potter Bellatrix Cosplay Prop 3D Printed Sign

3D Printed DLinks

May 4, 2018

Who said 3D Printing is sturdy?

Ciri 3D Printed Sword

September 30, 2016

The Witcher 3 Ciri's sword


May 17, 2018

Community 3D Print 'We the Rosies'

Pancake 3D Printer

April 25, 2018

Breakfast is served at Rapid3D

Can you 3D Print me a suit of armor?

April 25, 2018

Rapid 3D Event for 3D Printing and additive manufacturing was in Ft. Worth Texas this year.

Joel The 3D Printing Nerd in Real Life!

May 7, 2018

I got to meet up with Joel the real-life 3D Printing Nerd when I was in Seattle for Microsoft Build. It was an awesome geek out night!

Disruptor Daily

May 8, 2018

This post is part of our 3D Printing Influencer Series series which interviews the leading founders and executives who are on the front lines of the industry to get a better understanding of what problems the industry is facing, what trends are taking place, and what the future looks like. The following is an interview we recently had with Amie D. Dansby, programmer and 3D printing educator who has worked with Marvel Studios, Xbox, and Playstation.

Rustable Iron Filament

April 5, 2018

Rustable Iron Filament

3D Printed Resin Cosplay Things

September 30, 2017

3D printed Harry Potter Mauraders Map Cloak Pins.


October 15, 2017

It starts with a N!

LEGO Webcam Cover-Up 3D Print

March 29, 2018

Are the Aliens watching you? Protect and decorate your webcam with a lego compatible cover!

Hello my Name is 3D Printed Name Tag

July 17, 2017

My 3D Printed Name tag is on MyMiniFactory for ya'll to download and 3D Print!

Top 3D Printing Influencers to Follow on Twitter

April 3, 2018

While 3D printing has yet to completely breakthrough to the mainstream – understandably, as plenty of people haven't mastered 2D printing yet – the potential that the technology holds in both current and future applications is immense and still unrealized.

Rainbow Brite Cosplay in 1 Day!

January 6, 2018

Making a cosplay in 1 day was the quickest I've ever made a cosplay!

Form2 Model Orientation Print Lines

September 29, 2017

I love my Form2 3D Printer, the SLA technology is very different from traditional FDM printer.

Make these totally gothtacular bat wing

October 23, 2017

Make Magazine featured my batwing 3d printed laces!

Halloween Season is here! 3D Printed Lace Bat Wings

October 17, 2017

Creatures of the night(aka that's me)! As a software developer, I usually know that projects rarely ever work perfectly on the first try, which means I felt like Dr. Frankenstein when my bat wings turned out witchly perfect on the first try!!

Easy Metal Parts from 3D Prints

April 22, 2018

Make easy metal pieces from your 3D Printed molds. I designed my model in Fusion360 and 3D Printed it the 2 part mold in resin on my Form2.

New Form Cure

March 22, 2018

Mirror mirror in the Form Cure please make my 3D Prints the prettiest of them all! 


March 30, 2018

Practicing my paramteric desing in Fusion 360.