Designed in Tinkercad by artist and educator Corinne Takara, this Día de los Muertos decorated sugar skull (also known as a calavera) was created as part of a student workshop. By copying and tinkering the existing design, students could personalize their calavera to honor a special person in their lives.
We love that this project has a great hook for students on a personal and cultural level. It’s also a great introduction to the workplane tool, which allows you to place and build designs on the surface of other objects (in this case, a skull).
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