Bring your Photoshop designs to life.

Upload your file to 3D print with Shapeways

Photoshop and Shapeways, Better Together

Help All Along the Way

Global Customer Service Team and in-depth tutorials to answer your questions

Highest Quality Prints

3D print in 40+ high-quality materials, using the best industrial 3D printers available

Instant & Affordable Pricing

The highest quality at lowest possible price by the world's largest 3D printing marketplace

How it Works


Design in Photoshop

  • As you design, you have access to our tutorials on designing for for 3D printing, materials guidelines and a global support team.


Upload to Shapeways

  • Save your Photoshop file and upload it to Shapeways for automated printability checks and instant pricing in 40+ materials.


We'll Make it Come to Life

  • We 3D print in your selected material, with the latest industrial 3D printers. It takes 10 people to bring your product to life.


And Deliver to Your Door

  • Fast turnaround time and global shipping, so you can hold your product in your hands as soon as possible.

What our community is saying

Best in industry service. Best in industry price. Best in industry quality and choice. No one else is close. it's a simple choice to use Shapeways.
Mac M., Third Prime Studio
Shapeways has been super with me! I am new to this and they always take the time to answer all my questions... Shapeways and its employees are incredible!
Dianna C.
Price was very affordable. You guys have the best submission system and tools... And it most importantly, it looks fantastic!
Branden C., 3D Artist
3D printing technology allows us to capture our fantasies and imaginary forms.
Markéta R. and Zbynek K., Blueberries

Get the Help to Get You Started

Choosing the best material for your products

Choosing the best material for your products

When picking materials for your model, think about how the material will help to position it as a product. Is it an exclusive piece that you want to only offer in Premium Silver? Or a versatile design that looks great in a range of materials and price points?

Designing for Full Color Printing

Designing for Full Color Printing

Many Photoshop artists choose to 3D print in Full Color Sandstone, the only material that uses CMYK printheads to create over six million colors. Learn more about designing for Full Color Sandstone.

Design for Cheaper Printing

Design for Cheaper Printing

Shapeways only charges you for the amount of material you use. Thereâ??s no penalty for complexity or the bounding box of your model. This makes some products, like spectacles and jewelry, seem surprisingly inexpensive, while it makes other products more expensive. Here are three tricks to optimize your design for the lowest-cost 3D printing.

Use our Pre-Print Checklist

Use our Pre-Print Checklist

With this step-by-step checklist, we've tried to make it easier for you to ensure your design is ready for printing. It covers the automated checks and the checks you can perform prior to uploading your model.

Designs by the Community

In Photoshop

Get Started

Design a model
Launch Photoshop
Already have a model?


We're sorry to inform you that we no longer support this browser and can't confirm that everything will work as expected. For the best Shapeways experience, please use one of the following browsers:

Click anywhere outside this window to continue.