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3D Printed Portrait of President Obama

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3D Printed Portrait of President Obama
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3D Printers are being used to make life masks.  President Obama is the first President to be 3D printed.
A Smithsonian led team collected President Obama’s facial data. Both a bust and life mask of President Obama were shown at the White House Makers Faire.
http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/president-obama-now-first-president-to-be-3D-scanned-printed-180951784/?no-ist

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/obama-first-president-be-3d-printed-n135121

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White House Invitation to 3d printing and Makers

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White House Invitation to 3d printing and Makers

White house has announced  a “week of making” from June 12-18.  Makers include people using various technologies including 3D printing.

You can apply before May 12.

For more information please visit the address below.

https://www.whitehouse.gov/nation-of-makers

White House First 3D Printed Ornament Contest

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White House First 3D Printed Ornament Contest

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Contestants made an Ornament for White House using 3D printers in November 2014.

Contestants were asked to create an ornament that reflects “the theme of the magic and wonder of the holidays and the winter season,” according to the contest rules. [The 10 Weirdest Things Created By 3D Printing]

For more information please go to website.

https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2014/10/30/calling-all-makers-announcing-first-ever-white-house-3d-printed-ornament-challenge