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Bring your ideas to life – literally – in our latest competition to win a 3D printer from MakerBot Industries

Win a 3D printer from MakerBotMakerBot Industries is offering one lucky 3D Artist reader the chance to 3D print their very own designs on a Thing-O-Matic – in the comfort of their homes.

The custom, fully-assembled Thing-O-Matic 3D printer is thousands of dollars’ worth of 3D printing wizardry. And to win? Simply design your own pet monster and upload it to Thingiverse.com with the tag ‘3DArtistMag’, so the judges can find it.

3D print your creations on the Thing-O-Matic

The deadline is 1 March 2012, so there’s still time to design the coolest pocket-sized monster the world has never met! Visit the competition page for full competition details and how to enter.

As a helping hand, our catalogue of inspiring toy designs should help aid your brainstorming, while our free tutorial on how to create a watertight 3D model for printing should serve you very well indeed.

Good luck!

3D print your creations on the Thing-O-Matic