VR to Physical Manifestation

Vr to real world process

VR to Real World

The project has formulated a creative design process that starts in the virtual world and is finished as a physical manifestation using digital fabrication equipment.

Click on the INSTRUCTABLES below to see projects using this process. Projects include


VR to CNC

Marble Maze

Marble Maze

One of the ways I find it easiest to get into using new technology is to create a toy or game from it. In this instructable I'm going to show you how to create a simple marble style maze from inside the virtual space to the real world.

VR Application: Masterpiece

VR Fabrication: Carvey

Author: Dane G.

CNC plaque

VR CNC Plaque

Making plaques on a CNC mill can be pretty cool. I decided to try designing one in VR for a challenge. Here are my results.

VR Application: SketchBox

Fabrication: Carvey

Author: Alex Z.


VR to 3D Printer

3D printed snowman

VR Snowman

For this Instructable I will discuss how to design 3D models in VR and 3D print them.

VR Application: MinDesk

Fabrication: Makerbot Replicator+

Author: Alex Z.

Jello Mold

Jello Mold

In this guide I wanted to show a quick way to create a jello mold using Medium in the VR space. It's a pretty simple set of techniques, but it gives you practice in building and altering objects using Medium's tools.

VR Application: Medium

Fabrication: Makerbot Replicator+

Author: Dane G.


VR to Laser Cutter

Marble Roller on Laser

Marble Roller

This guide is going to show you how to make a marble roller on a laser cutter, teaching you how to use negatives in your future VR work. It takes a couple of steps, but you'll be using the technique to make amazing creations in no time!

VR Application: Medium

Fabrication: Epilog Zing 40W

Author: Dane G.

Laser cut Rhino Head

Rhino Head

I wanted to make a model in VR and bring it to life using a laser cutter. I first Started by making a Rhino head in Medium VR. You can do this with any 3D model. Afrter I made my model I Sliced it and laser cut it.

VR Application: Medium

Fabrication: Epilog Zing 40W

Author: Jeremiah C.

Laser cut Train silhouette

Train Silhouette

Creating objects in VR to laser cut is initially disorienting, but can be quite rewarding.

Application: Sketchbox

Fabrication: Epilog Zing 40W

Author: Alex Z.