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Meme 3D Printing Challenge: The Doge Has Spoken

May 8th, 2014

Meme 3D Printing Challenge: The Doge Has Spoken

We heard that you like doge... Alright, you know what are we talking about - Meme 3D Printing Challenge. We had this amazing and, should we say, full-of-internet challenge to find the best 3D printable memes.

3D artists had five weeks to come up with something funny, relevant, 3D printable and shareable. 211 3D printable meme models were made for this challenge. Such much WOW! A lot of worldwide known memes were turned into 3D printable objects. Grumpy cat, troll face, "please tell me more" face - these are just few of the memes which were smart designed and became a doll, a ring or a statuette.

So, here they are - the best 3D printable memes on the net. Come and check, who made the best models and earned great 3D printing prizes!

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BEST MEME 3D PRINTABLE MODEL

Winner

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Joseph Ducreux by Ryan Kittleson

This one comes from the grandmaster of 3D printable memes. Ryan Kittleson is really good at bringing memes to real life. Joseph Ducreux was a French portrait painter. His self-portrait become a well known meme which can be 3D printed in colors now. Straight from the 18th century to the 1st place of our challenge.

Winner will get 300 USD from CGTrader, 200 USD gift card to shop on Sculpteo, promotional features of 3D printed design on Mashable, 100 USD gift card to shop on Protoparadigm, filaments from 3D 2Print and a CGTrader T-shirt.

1st runner-up

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Obama Approves! by Manuel Poehlau

We approve this 3D printable meme! Wouldn't it be nice to have a statuette of president of the U.S. approving everything you do on your desktop?! We bet it would! Nice work on details is enough to name this model the 1st runner-up in this category.

2nd runner-up

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Good Guy Greg by Felix

The 2nd runner-up in this category is also a statuette. We guess that Good Guy Greg could be a nice gift for your buddy who owes you money, for example. Just a nice 3D printed reminder to give them back. But it is just a guess, as we said. Congrats, Felix, you made something special out here.

Runners-up will be awarded with 40 USD gift card to shop on Protoparadigm, promotional features of 3D printed design on Mashable, filaments from Lulzbot, filaments from 3D 2Print, 3D Printing your model of choice by CGTrader and a CGTrader T-shirt each.

Honorable Mentions

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Philosoraptor by Sajid Diaz

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Not Sure If... by soulstice

BEST MEME 3D PRINTABLE PORTFOLIO

Winner

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The Internets

14 3D printable memes from this guy. 14 various memes. 14 amazing memes. This one above, for example, is a perfect example of two intercrossed memes. Grumpy cat is riding a unicorn. That's mad! Or, at least, should make all other participants of this challenge mad that they hadn't come up with anything similar. The Internets has made the best portfolio for this challenge. No doubt.

Winner will be awarded with a Taz 3 3D printer from Lulzbot, 200 USD gift card to shop on Sculpteo, promotional features of 3D printed design on Mashable, 100 USD gift card to shop on Protoparadigm, filaments from 3D 2Print, 300 USD from CGTrader and CGTrader T-shirt.

1st runner-up

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Fernando Sosa

Here comes a great example of making political stuff funny. 10 memes came from this guy. Some of them were statuettes and some of them, let's say... more interesting and explicit. Nice adaptation, thou!

2nd runner-up

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4Chan Designs

Oh, look! How cute! 22 little funny 3D printable objects made by 4Chan Designs. It is easy to 3D print each of them. What a nice decoration for your workplace, isn't it?

Runners-up will get 40 USD gift card to shop on Protoparadigm, promotional features of 3D printed design on Mashable, filaments from M3D, filaments from Lulzbot, filaments from 3D 2Print, 3D pinting your model of choice by CGTrader and a CGTrader T-shirt each.

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10 Examples Of Meme Becoming A Real Thing

March 31st, 2014

10 Examples Of Meme Becoming A Real Thing

There is Meme 3D Printing Challenge going on CGTrader right now. That is right, we invited 3D designers to turn memes into 3D printable items. While a challenge is taking place, we surfed the net to collect some of the best examples of 3D printable memes.

As there are more than 2 weeks left till the end of the challenge, we have selected 10 3D printable models which are good examples of internet memes turned into tangible things.

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Meme 3D Printing Challenge: such much wow

March 6th, 2014

Meme 3D Printing Challenge: such much wow

Have you shared any memes online today? No? Why not?

Guess what - once again, we have an offer for you! This time CGTrader gives you a new way to share memes - just hand it to your friend. That is right - we are bringing memes to reality! Your favorite memes are very close from stepping out of digital world to the real one.

Facebook has turned 10 last month. Ten years of liking and sharing affected the virtual community significantly. Internet memes is definitely one of the things you or your friends have shared. Such much amaze, right? Yes, you have probably recognized “the doge talke”. “Doge” is one of the most recognizable memes on the internet, but there are a lot more memes which become very popular. Do you remember Jackie Chan and his meme? Or maybe a troll face? It is almost impossible that you have not seen them yet.

So… Here is what we offer to professional 3D designers: create a 3D printable model of a meme and make it viral. Oh yeah, and get prizes for that! We are talking about Meme 3D Printing Challenge. Join this competition and show your skills worldwide. Worldwideweb, to be precise! You see, this time you and your friends will be part of the jury. We will count likes and shares and turn them into points for each model and portfolio. We have a Taz 3D printer for the author of the best portfolio. The prize pool is big as always, waiting for talents to come and take it.

Make your favorite meme 3D printable till the 14th of April, 2014 and share it way differently. le wild challenge appears.

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