Author: Chris

New Printer, Who dis?

I finally pulled the trigger and bought a 2nd 3d printer. I’ve been eyeing it for a while and saving up money from various printing commissions. This one is similar to the one I have but has a lot of advanced features that should make for faster and cleaner prints. To save money I bought

An Incredible Cosplay Community

Saint John has recently seen a bump in cosplayers. They’ve made a good showing at a local gaming convention, but I kept having people ask me how to get into Cosplay and where do people meet? Without a solid answer I took matters into my own hands and scheduled a monthly meet up at my

Alternate Art Cards

One of my favorite games over the last couple of years has been Star Wars Destiny. It is a card and dice game from Fantasy Flight Games. A great group of people get together every other Thursday to play at Heroes’ Beacon. As part of our regular tournaments I’ve decided to start making Alt-Art Foil

Arduino Smart Car

It’s been longer than I’d like since my last update. I’ve made some progress on getting the helmet together but the cold weather makes it hard to spend much time in the basement workshop. I’ve also been dealing with a sinus cold so wearing proper safety gear isn’t comfortable. So I’m going to switch gears

Mando Helmet printed!

I am pretty excited this morning. My helmet is printed! Well… minus to minor parts that sit inside the helmet to hold the tinted visor. But I can start to assemble the helmet to ensure everything fits together. I plan to do a dry fit, using the square tabs the masterful 3d artist who made

Blender. Mixing up some 3d!

The weather has been rather cold as of late. That means my basement is at uncomfortable temperatures to be doing anything productive in it. While I’ve done a bit of sanding on the Sith Mask, I’ve not made much progress. I’ve sanded stuff upstairs in the past… it’s messy… so I try not to do