Showing posts from July, 2011

Beautiful Products made with Laser Cutting

Laser cutting and engraving machines are becoming less expensive every year. This year Full Spectrum Laser has started selling a 40w machine that costs $2350 + shipping. We are seeing a shift in the marketplace. Because of these lower cost manufacturing technologies, we are seeing some really beautiful products starting to become available through sites like etsy and ideacious, and at tradeshows like the One of a Kind Show . Today we'd like to highlight one designer named Maiko Kuzunishi. She is the owner and designer at Decoylab in Kansas City, Missouri. Her designs are quite impressive. I've selected a few below that really stood out to me. This first one is a clock laser, "Fawn" , cut from 3-ply bamboo. I love the soft edges and think it would be a nice addition to a children's room. This next one, "It's My Forest" , struck me because of all the intricate detail. The material is not listed, but I assume it is acrylic. The clock is a