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Designer Spotlight: Leon Oudehand
Designer Spotlight: Leon Oudehand

This week we're speaking with Leon Oudehand from the Netherlands, who did a great job developing a simple yet useful life hack! Tell us a little bit about yourself: Who are you? Where are you located? Hi, I'm Leon and I’m a product and packaging developer from the Netherlands...

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National Week of Making and Shapeways
National Week of Making and Shapeways

The maker movement is no secret anymore and that's a good thing. People the world over are recognizing the power of applying creative thinking to solve their unique challenges. Digital manufacturing tools like 3D printers only expand on the endless possibilities...

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Community Loyalty
Community Loyalty

This past Thursday my work here at Shapeways had a profound change on my understanding of Community Loyalty.  I embarked on a search to learn more about the DNA of my company Shapeways from long time community members Bathsheba and Nervous System’s Jessica and Jessie...

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Designer Spotlight: Sascha Hosey
Designer Spotlight: Sascha Hosey

Born and raised in Siberia, Russia, Sascha Hosey shares her incredible story of moving to America, and how her families generations of fur hat making inspired her to create these beautiful 3D Printed Headdresses. Tell us a little bit about yourself: Who are you? Where are you located? My studio is located in Weehawken, NJ...

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Designer Spotlight: Austin Robey
Designer Spotlight: Austin Robey

This week, we’re putting Brooklyn based designer Austin Robey on the map.  New York City is known for its spectrum of personality and we love how Austin Robey’s products capture this very essence. Austin takes concepts that may otherwise be transient or out of sight, such as a winking face or city landscape, and transforms them into bold, tangible creations...

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Designer Spotlight: Leon Oudehand
Designer Spotlight: Leon Oudehand

This week we're speaking with Leon Oudehand from the Netherlands, who did a great job developing a simple yet useful life hack! Tell us a little bit about yourself: Who are you? Where are you located? Hi, I'm Leon and I’m a product and packaging developer from the Netherlands...

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