Lovely actress Felicia Day recently modeled a beautiful full set of intricately 3D printed Dreamer Regalia armor that was created by New York artist Melissa Ng of Lumecluster and printed by Shapeways. The entire series of photos, taken by Eric Anderson, are available to view on Geek and Sundry.
The project was challenging not just because of its blending of fantastical concepts and high-tech methods, it also aimed to act as a manifestation of both Melissa and Felicia’s creative philosophies. Melissa’s company, Lumecluster, is a place of creativity and as they put it, “where dreamers find courage.” The core of what these two powerful and innovative women do delivers the message to forge ahead with your inspiration and passion in the face of discouragement and disbelief, even if or especially when you are your own worst enemy.
You can read all about Ng’s technical and creative thought process on her blog. She is thorough, transparent, encouraging, and humanistic. Because I’ve had the opportunity to grow an unexpected friendship with Melissa over the past few months, I asked the shy and humble artist a series of questions to find out exactly why she is so freaking awesome. (read more)
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