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3D Printing Resources 4 Kids

Apps, tools and curriculums designed to get kids involved in the world of 3D printing.

Blokify – Simplified block based modeling software app. Easy to use and gives the ability to print from the app to your home printer or to their printing service.

Doodle 3D - A sketching tool that takes 2D drawings and makes them 3D printable.

Draw in 3D– A fantastic 3D doodling app that gets you up and running in minutes. Simple, fun and intuitive.

Einstein’s Workshop- A children focused group dedicated to the exploration of science, technology and invention, offering various classes on CAD and 3D design. They are working on a modeling program for kids named BlockSCAD.

Kids Creation Station– Have your child's 2D drawing come alive as a 3D printed sculpture! A great way to introduce kids to 3d printing technology and a very cool gift to give.

Leo the Maker Prince– A fun story for kids to learn about 3D printing.

Leopoly– A browser based beginners modeling tool featuring specialized “apps” for various basic 3D design projects.

Make.Digital – 3D Systems educational initiative providing educational kids and curriculums for 3D printing novices of all ages.

Pottery - A fun app where you can easily make pottery and then have it 3D printed.

Tinkercad – This simple yet powerful 3D modeling tool available for download or in your browser is a great place to start learning 3D concepts for kids and adults.