4 Innovative Ways to Use 3D Products at a Child’s Birthday Party

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If you’re like most parents, you want your child’s birthday party to be a happy occasion that the guest of honor cherishes for the rest of his/her life. You probably already know that planning a creative and original celebration isn’t necessarily as easy as it may look. Fortunately, modern technology provides many fun options beyond the standard birthday party games. For instance, incorporating 3D products into the party adds an entirely new dimension to the festivities. From birthday decorations to activities, 3D definitely deserves an invitation to your child’s birthday party. Here are four innovative ideas to provide you with inspiration for creating an event to remember:

1- 3D Printed Cake Toppers and Decorations

Some things never change, and birthday cakes are still the star of the show when it comes to childhood birthday celebrations. You can make your cake even more special with with personalized cake toppers featuring your child’s favorite cartoon characters, animals, or superheroes. You can work with a 3D printing service or create your own designs if you have a 3D printer. These custom toppers not only add a unique touch to the cake, but they also serve as keepsakes for the other children.

You can also use 3D printed decorations such as banners, centerpieces, and various party favors. Any of these items can be custom-tailored to fit any party theme — to get the most from the experience, have your child help with designing the decor.

2- Interactive 3D Projection Mapping

Create an enchanting atmosphere on any ordinary surface with interactive 3D mapping, adding to the overall theme of the party by projecting applicable scenes. For instance, a fairy tale landscape would be the perfect complement for a party with a princess theme.

3- 3D Printed Photo Booth Props

Photo booths have long been a popular addition to birthday celebrations because they allow guests to capture the fun and memorable moments — and 3D printed props are a whole new dimension to the fun. Themed props such as magic wands and pirate swords allows guests to customize photos, making them more memorable and allowing guests to unleash their creativity.

4- Augmented Reality Party Games

Invite the magic of augmented reality (AR) to your child’s birthday party with interactive AR games. Blending reality with virtual elements, these games create engaging experiences for players of all ages. Choose from a wide range of AR games to fit the party theme and/or your personal preferences. Interactive games such as virtual treasure hunts keep younger children engaged and entertained, while older children enjoy immersive activities such as dance challenges using 3D mapping.

You could also choose a storytelling adventure where AR characters spring to life in your backyard and interact with the children a the party.

Keep in mind that one of the key elements to getting the most from any 3D experience is choosing good quality 3D products. Creating the illusion of depth perception, 3D products will help take the party to the next level and make it a memorable experience for both the birthday child and party guests.