From pen to paper to computer to metal
I thought I’d do this post just for fun. It’s kind of cool to see all the stages of getting a pattern from the first stage to the last – in other words it’s proof of why it took so long:
Creating the pattern:
Using the pattern to cut mirror card:
Using pattern to create digital version in Adobe Photoshop:
Importing paths into illustrator and exporting as correct files for CAD machines:
Black and green image of imported file from waterjet cutting company:
I’ll add one last image to this when the final stage of sculpting has been completed.