Design of the Week: Voronoi Yoda

Design of the Week: Voronoi Yoda
This week’s selection goes to 3D artist Dzingof, whose 3D Voronoi Yoda caught our eye. 
It’s a Yoda, definitely, but with a twist: it’s composed of an incredibly complex interior shape. 
The secret to this design is its voronoi, which is the method of generating the fill. According to Wikipedia, voronoi is: 
a way of dividing space into a number of regions. A set of points (called seeds, sites, or generators) is specified beforehand and for each seed there will be a corresponding region consisting of all points closer to that seed than to any other. The regions are called Voronoi cells.
Design of the Week: Voronoi Yoda
That’s what Dzingof did in this design, except that he “filled” a regular Yoda shape with the voronoi pattern, resulting in this amazing work. Not only does it look good, but it also doubles as a pencil holder. 
Here’s the best part: you can download this model at no charge from Thingiverse. It should be printable on most personal 3D printers. 
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest

Email us

Feedback, Tips?

We’ll use the details you provide on this form to contact you regarding your inquiry. You can read our Privacy Policy here.

Be Informed!

Keep up to date on the latest developments in 3D printing and additive manufacturing