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3D Printing Designs: Fun and Functional Projects by Joe Larson

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Importing the image into Blender

To follow along from this point, point your browser to http://thingiverse.com/thing:90754.

Now, find Ch10 Scanned Image.jpg, and right-click to save the image:

  1. Start Blender and, as usual, clear the scene (Ctrl + A + X) and save it to start a project.
  2. Give it an appropriate name in an appropriate directory, such as Ch10 Measuring and Drawer Guide.blend.
  3. Change the view to Top Ortho (Numpad 7, Numpad 5).
  4. In the Properties panel (N), locate the Background Images section, check the box next to it, expand it, and click on the Add Image button:
    Importing the image into Blender
  5. Click on the Open button and navigate to where the scanned image of the stamped ...

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