December 6th, 2017
I made this project because I've always enjoyed medieval themes and I thought it would be funny for a planter to be shaped like a castle.
Mostly pictures of castles informed my decisions. I had to add some details while avoiding others to try to make the project both interesting looking and not too busy.
Most of the process happened in the digital creation of this project. I ran across a few small issues but it mostly was a straightforward process.
I used Fusion360 to create the digital version of the project. I then sent it to the 3D printer to be printed.
I would try to make it more detailed in the future, but to be honest I like it as it is.
Digital Tooling (DigiTool) provides a platform for any CMU student to learn Digital Fabrication processes; all of which are very hands-on.
Like these processes, this class is also very hands-on. I...more