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Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Watch This Badass Artist Use a 3D Pen to Doodle the Golden Gate Bridge (VIDEO)

Posted By on Wed, Apr 1, 2015 at 11:29 AM

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Whether you like it or not, technology is ubiquitous (as are the people who make it). You can't escape the awesomeness and the evilness (take your pick) of technology. Not even artists. 

To be honest, 3D printing/drawing has been one of the many evolving technologies we haven't been able to totally get our head around. Thank God for YouTube. Colorful artist and YouTube user The Official Rainbow Girl posted this very illustrative video of her doodling the Golden Gate Bridge, with the real Golden Gate Bridge in the backdrop, using a 3D pen.

So now we kinda get it: The pen uses plastic which then melts quickly and makes an artist's drawing come off the page. It's hard to explain, so just watch:



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Erin Sherbert was the Online News Editor for SF Weekly from 2010 to 2015. She's a Texas native and has a closet full of cowboy boots to prove it.

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