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An open-source tool that allows anyone to design and build their own furniture, as well as share these within an online community.
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Diatom

584 backers pledged $31,475 to help bring this project to life.

SketchChair Back in Motion

Despite the set-back suffered due to Amazon Payments, we're very happy to say that the SketchChair project is moving forward full steam ahead!

Pledge rewards nearing production!

We can't yet confirm shipping dates for the pledge rewards, but production of all of these items is almost ready to go!  We currently estimate that we will be able to ship off all our the rewards by mid July, but we'll post further updates when we can confirm this.

Scale iterations of the Antler Chair as we refine the last few details.

SketchChair enters the Ponoko App Gateway

An exciting step in the development of their 'Personal Factory', Ponoko are opening an App Gateway, where anybody will be able to interact with tools to make their own personalised creations - Including SketchChairs!  Look out for more info from us on this SketchChair app in future updates...

Ponoko has announced their App Gateway!

SketchChair Alpha v0.8.1.6

After a number of compatibility issues it looks like SketchChair alpha is finally running smoothly for most of our collaborators.  There is a number of updates in the latest build, including more successful DXF exporting.

SketchChairs at Maker Faire

With a big thanks to Bill Young and ShopBot, and to Ponoko, those of you who happened to attend the Bay Area Maker Faire last month might have chanced upon one or two Antler Chairs!  In fact, you may even be the person who liked the chairs so much you took one of them while the shopbot team were packing up their booth!

Two Antler Chairs went to MakerFaire, however only one came back!  Photo by 'Nicknormal'

Refunds Aftermath

About 50% of our backers have restored their pledges with PayPal, so please accept a big thank you from us for this!  To our backers who have not yet restored your pledge, you still have until this Saturday, June 18th to confirm your details and reprocess your payment.  If you have not received an email from us with a link to your pledge details, please let us know!

Thanks again everybody!

Tiago and Greg,

Diatom Studio.