Celebrating Anarkik Creators

Celebration of our Anarkik Creators: Birgit Laken, Elizabeth Armour, Genna Delaney, Izabella Petrut, Anne Boylan, Ursula Guttmann
Celebrating Anarkik Creators

Some of our Anarkik3D Design users have very generously shared their progress and work with us over the years and here we are celebrating Anarkik Creators and their jewellery. More here.

Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Anne Boylan: her designs and 3D print jewellery
Anne Boylan: her work
Pendant by Anne Boylan, 3D printed in polyamide, dyed black. set with stones.

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: ANNE EARLS BOYLAN

Anne  is an established contemporary jeweller and lecturer at Belfast School of Art. She labelled herself a technological illiterate who has bought into Anarkik3D Design.

She purchased her kit in January 2018, having participated in the Craft Council UK’s national Make:Shift:Do event we held.

The black piece is from Anne’s latest batch of 3D prints designed using our software, 3D printed in polyamide, dyed black.  

Anne has set moonstones in the pod, with pigmented polyurethane and carved ebony as the recessed disc, with yellow silk and silicon sheath.

Image: dark + light neckpiece, disrupt series 2018, 3D printed polyamide, pigmented polyurethane, ebony moonstone, silk silicon.

‘Using Anarkik3D Design has added a different layer of drawing and making to my practice. It proved to be a very direct and instinctive programme that was as close to my paper-based drawing process as computer drawing could allow. The speed with which I was able to engage with its haptic nature allowed an unexpected ‘flow’ of ideas that came surprisingly close to experimental studio work. I can now say that Anarkik3D Design is established as part of my practice!’ (AEB, March 2019)

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Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Ursula Guttmann: her designs and 3D print jewellery
Ursula Guttmann: her work

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: URSULA GUTTMANN

Ursula joined our workshop in Vienna having given up on Blender and for her designs she won Anarkik3D’s haptic software.

Above are models she created plus this new ring created using Anarkik3D Design’s Boolean subtraction tool. This often is a problem tool in other applications as it needs a lot of calculation.

“I will happily go on with Anarkik3D to work on my ideas and trying to get more practice to use it even better.

The program offers an easy start and therefore a lot of success and fun at the very first beginning. It is a perfect step to enter the world of 3D designing for professionals and non professionals.” Ursula’s website.

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Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Genna Delaney: her designs and 3D print jewellery
Celebration of Genna Delaney’s designs and 3D print jewellery
Celebrating Anarkik Creators - Genna Delaney' 'Warrier Princess Necklace' in 3D printed and dyed and hand-worked polyamide., cast silver units and stones.

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: GENNA DELANEY

Anarkik3D Design and 3D printing have enabled her to move into art jewellery with bold, edgy shapes that are also lightweight and easy to wear.

All her pieces incorporate handmade elements and are modular for clients to select shape, material, and the precious and semi-precious stones they would like incorporated.

Anarkik Creator Genna Delaney: red_black chain in 3D printed and dyed polyamide
Anarkik Creator Genna Delaney: red_black chain in 3D printed and dyed polyamide

All her pieces incorporate handmade elements and are modular for clients to select shape, material, and the precious and semi-precious stones they would like incorporated.

“I absolutely love this haptic programme as it’s so much more fun to use than other CAD software packages, which for me are too technical.

Anarkik3D’s software allows me to really feel like I am sculpting the object in front of me – you never really know what you are going to come up with once you begin!”

Genna’s 3D printed range of jewellery is in dyed polyamide. The 3D printed units are also scaled and cast in silver.  Genna’s website.

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Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Birgit Laken: her designs and 3D print jewellery
Celebrating Anarkik Creators - Birgit Laken: 'Hug' Pendant in 3D printed and hand-dyed polyamide.

Celebrating Anarkik Creators – Birgit Laken: ‘Hug’ Pendant in 3D printed and hand-dyed polyamide.



Celebrating Anarkik Creators – Birgit Laken: ‘Hug’ Brooch in 3D printed and hand-worked paper

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: BIRGIT LAKEN

Birgit is a jewellery designer and photographer in the Netherlands. She discovered the potential of Anarkik3D Design early on, is enthusiastic and our best advocate, frequently giving public demos at craft fairs.

Her aesthetic combines strong, pure lines with a playful sense humour, well suited for dyed 3D printed polyamide, with each piece  hand-finished to create a unique piece of jewellery.

Celebrating Anarkik Creators - Birgit Laken: 'Hug' Brooch in 3D printed and hand-worked paper

She has started to experiment with 3D printed and coloured paper. This piece is the first test models now made into a brooch where she is exploring different finishing methods to moderate colour and effect.
It has been difficult finding a service provider with the Mcor Arke 3D printer!

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Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Izabella Petrut: her designs and 3D print jewellery

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: IZABELLA PETRUT

Izabella was also in our workshop in Vienna and above are models she created on this short course spread over 2 afternoons. She won an Anarkik3D Design package for her designs and her 2 rings were 3D printed in white polyamide, a service provided to the participants of the workshop by Vienna company, Mything. Izabella’s website.

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Celebrating our Anarkik Creators. Elizabeth Armour: her designs and 3D print jewellery

Celebrating Anarkik Creators: ELIZABETH ARMOUR

Elizabeth Armour has been using Anarkik3D’s software since being introduced to it by a tutor in the final year of her jewellery and metalwork degree at Dundee. Describing herself as “a designer and maker of interactive, wearable pieces and bespoke commissions, Elizabeth was hooked from the start. “I was totally mesmerised by the haptics – the fact that I could really ‘touch’ the object on the screen was just so intriguing!”.

“I really enjoy making experimental work and I love to combine traditional jewellery making techniques with this 3D technology to create unique, contemporary pieces” she says.

Elizabeth was initially drawn to the software’s haptic – or touch – technology because of the ease with which it allowed her to create free form designs.  “My style of working is ‘design through play’, so the software allows me to create my designs straight away, real time and in 3D. There is no need to plan and mistakes are all part of the creative process – in fact some of my most beautiful designs have been the result of unintentional modelling!”.

“I have been able to create jewellery that back in art college I would never have thought possible”

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Celebrating Anarkik Creators : some others:

Montage of the models created by both the above group and by Farah Bandookwala, Elizabeth Armour, Suzanne Esser and Michelle Jessiman.
Montage of the models created by both the above group and by Farah Bandookwala, Suzanne Esser and Michelle Jessiman.

Here is a montage of models created by the above group and by Farah Bandookwala, Suzanne Esser and Michelle Jessiman. Thank you all for sharing.