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Pen Plotter Experimentations

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Pen Plotter Experimentations

Posted by studiolabpsu in Experimentations, Ongoing

Moving onto further steps with our prototyping processes, here are a series of pen plotted prints made of Matt Kenney’s 3D renderings in Rhino. Pen plotters as defined by Wikipedia “prints by moving a pen or other instrument across the surface of a piece of paper.” Normally restraint to only vector based or line based artworks, the pen plotter is nonetheless a marvelous printing tool which provides a more organic looking effect as compared to laser or inkjet prints. These posters are printed using pencils as well as black and green pens.

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And for the curious, here is how the pen plotter looks like while it is printing.

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