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3Dsimo Introduces Suite of 3D Printing Pens and Tools

3Dsimo is a company based in Prague, in the heart of Europe. It’s a manufacturer of multi-functional tools for makers and they have launched a website with a new design….

Best CAD Software for Kid Creators

It’s always a struggle around birthdays and holidays to figure out what the kids should give friends and family. Generally, we resort to handmade items; I have a couple of…

Moose Toys Introduces the Qixel 3D Maker, a $25 3D Printer for Kids

Everyone seems to agree that it’s important for children to start learning about 3D printing as early as possible. Thanks to educational outreach programs, grants and donations from several 3D…

9-Year-Old Representing Baltimore’s Digital Harbor Foundation Dazzles President Obama with 3D Printing Expertise

Baltimore is not an easy place to grow up, by a long shot. But you wouldn’t know that from hearing about Jacob Legette, a 9-year-old West Baltimore resident, who recently got…

Pre-Order 3Doodler Start Now: 3D Printing Pen Designed for Younger Kids, Safe & Simple to Operate

The 3Doodler is one of the most fascinating 3D printing tools, in my eyes, as it is so portable, affordable, and allows you to draw in the air. As I’ve…

Now on Kickstarter: Qubea and YouSu Introduce the Rever, a Kid-Friendly, Affordable 3D Printer

I was a creative child. I made sure my art supplies were well stocked at all times with crayons, markers, multiple types of paint, and, of course, Play-Doh and Sculpey. My…

Cubify’s Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Helps You Find the Perfect 3D Printed Token of Love

Love it or hate it, there’s no denying it: Valentine’s Day is coming up. With just a few more weeks to go before the annual love-fest sends Cupid on his dizzying…

Shiny Red Lapple 3D Printer Should Appeal to Kids for User-Friendliness, and to Parents for $300 Tag

When I was a kid, we were all entranced, cooking, rolling, and slicing up a storm, experimenting with our EZ Bake ovens, and one motorized PlayDoh contraption after another. The…

Japanese Company 3D Prints Amazingly Unique Working Car Models from Children’s Sketches

The future of 3D printing lies in the hands of our youth. It will be today’s school-aged children who grow up understanding the concepts behind 3D modeling and 3D printing…

3D Printed Toy Lab Launches on Kickstarter, Seeking to Donate Toys to Kids in Need

Jason Dallam fell in love with the magic of 3D printing when he was in his final year of undergraduate studies at the Pacific Northwest College of Art. During that…

With Shapeways’ Support, 3DP4E Brings 3D Printing to Young Artists

We’ve seen 3D printing go to the stars and back, more or less literally. With all the expanding uses in high-tech industries like aerospace and semiconductors, we also need to…

Turn to Your Creative Inner Child for CGTrader’s 3D Printed Kids’ Toys Challenge

3D printing is already a lot of fun, but there’s nothing like cutting loose to play. CGTrader, the online community and marketplace for 3D graphics and 3D printing specialists, is…

Kid’s Creation Station Launches: Turn Your Child’s Drawings into 3D Prints

Everywhere you look there seems to be new companies, applications, and initiatives launching to integrate 3D printing into our children’s educational toolbox. Whether it’s expensive large-scale additive manufacturing machines entering…

Ingocraft Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Fund 3D Printed Construction Sets Featuring ‘Tools, Not Toys’

The makers are getting younger and younger, thanks to Ingocraft, with the introduction of the first 3D printed construction set that contains fun, interactive parts and tools geared toward the tykes in our…

10-Year-Old Girl Assembles Fully Functional 3D Printed Hand

3D Printing is doing a lot of good for a lot of people, thanks in part to an initiative that has really begun to gain steam. ‘Enabling The Future‘ is…

Lego Awarded 3D Printing Patent, May Allow Users to Print Own Bricks

Lego has been one of those companies which has been able to grow despite technological changes, which have forced them to often rearrange their entire business model to some degree….

Hasbro Shows Off New DohVinci 3D Printer for Kids at 2014 Toy Fair in NY

Just last week we learned that Hasbro had teamed up with 3D systems, in order to bring 3D printing to kids. This week at the Toy Fair in New York,…