January 20, 2021

3D Crowd Project Updates – 20th January

Here we are at the end of January – at least I assume it’s January; the days, weeks, and months have all blurred together somewhat… I hope that you are all keeping safe, well, and most importantly warm! If you have had some snow, I hope you have enjoyed building snowmen or admiring from afar …

January 7, 2021

Welcome to the first 3D Crowd project update for 2021!

Firstly, I would like to wish all of you an incredibly happy new year! This past year has been incredibly tough for all of us, but we truly appreciate the work that you have all put in – we couldn’t have done any of it without you. With Christmas and New Year celebrations just gone, …

#MeetTheMakers – Andrew Kellman – 52 from London
July 22, 2020

#MeetTheMakers – Andrew Kellman – 52 from London

What inspired you to get involved with 3DCrowd? I have a 3D printer and I wanted to try to make a difference in the lives of people who were (and still are) making a difference. My 3D Printer was sitting idle for about 3 months prior to me joining 3D Crowd. About a week before …

#MeetTheMakers – Andy Perrin – 42 from Barnet
June 1, 2020

#MeetTheMakers – Andy Perrin – 42 from Barnet

Local hub/coordinator – QE BOYS, Michael Noonan What inspired you to get involved with 3DCrowd? I am a Prusa Printer fan and follow printing enthusiasts on social media and saw the ShieldsUp response in the US and what Prusa have been doing in the Czech Republic. I felt like I had the capability and I …

#MeetTheMakers – Darragh Broadbent – 30 from Wetherby
May 19, 2020

#MeetTheMakers – Darragh Broadbent – 30 from Wetherby

In our latest #MeetTheMakers we chatted with Darragh who has been with us since pretty much the beginning. Which to many probably feels like a lifetime ago, if not a completely different life altogether. What’s your role at 3D Crowd? I’m currently the regional coordinator for Yorkshire. What’s your experience with 3D printing?  I have …

#MeetTheMakers – Toby Johnson, age 12 from Surrey
May 14, 2020

#MeetTheMakers – Toby Johnson, age 12 from Surrey

Toby Johnson, 12, is one of over 8000 volunteers who have joined 3D Crowd UK since the end of March. Up and down the country young people of Britain have been joining forces to help their local community in different ways in the last few weeks. The Easter holidays gave Toby, aged 12, the opportunity …

#MeetTheMakers – Harry Jordan, age 17 from Hertford
May 5, 2020

#MeetTheMakers – Harry Jordan, age 17 from Hertford

We can’t think of a better way to start our #MeetTheMakers series than with Harry Jordan. Firstly, a BIG thank you, Harry, for working so hard to support the front line workers and for taking time out to speak to us. You can help Harry and our other makers get the filament they need to …