Heart of the Ocean
This model was initially made just to test how steep overhangs one could print with my particular Hangprinter setup. It contains angles much steeper than typically seen in 3d printed ceramics. I was amazed to learn that it was at all possible to print this.
- Size: 42 x 38 x 15 cm
- Weight: 4500 g
- Clay type: Earthenware
- Glazing technique: Pour-over and wide brush
- Digital shaping: Custom hand-coded script
- Intended use: Sculpture
- Stiff and strong around the two "swirls"
- Relatively fragile elsewhere
- Cracked bottom
- Bowl-like shape