There are many 3D models already prepared for CNC available as STL files all over the internet. The best way to import these ready to carve STL files is with Pattern Sculptor. Open Pattern Sculptor and click on the logo in the top left corner to access the file menu. From the file menu, select […]
Description of Issue When trying to import an STL file with the STL Slicer or Pattern Sculptor, it fails and reports “Invalid or corrupted STL file”. Possible Causes Most likely the STL file has conflicting ascii and binary encoding signatures. Resolution Steps The issue can be fixed with the free program Meshlab. First, open the […]
Pattern sculptor has a different licensing process than our other software. Download the installation and registration documentation and follow the steps to properly license the Pattern Sculptor software.
This tutorial covers the use of the bas relief tools in Pattern Sculptor.
Pattern Sculptor is a sculpting and editing software tool for 3D relief carving patterns. Quickly and intuitively, smooth, smudge, and add or remove details to prepare patterns for carving.