September 2021 UFO

…Congrats to April V.for winning the September 2021 Mothership Box!This month, April received a 24v Hemera in support of E3D’s rebranding and announcements of their new products!SWAG & CODES VO3D Sticker Failure is a Sign of Weakness Leaving the Printer Stickers Filament Trading Cards Some weird candy paste stuff lol (6 people received Laravel Peanut Butter bars as some of …

August 2021 UFO

Whew – I’ll be so glad when summer is over, it’s HOT! lol – So usually I save a useless project for November lol, but this month’s project is something I’ve wanted to make for a long time, and with the great guys over at Just Add Filament, this month’s project is as useless as ever! I really hope you …

July 2021 UFO

    Just when you thought it was safe to get back into the water… shipping delays! Ugh. So sorry about late UFOs this month… again. I thought these days were behind us lol. For those who don’t follow on social media… first there weren’t any trucks available, then when there was a truck available the crane at the shipping …

June 2021 UFO

Woohoo! Only a couple days late this month =P The new boxes fit perfectly in the envelopes this month so didn’t have to waste as much time trying to get them to fit right, so that was nice lol. I did print the puzzle piece myself on card stock this month and will do so for the last one next …

May 2021 UFO Contents

  Getting closer to getting the UFOs out on time! >.< lol. A couple little hiccups this month with a last minute filament swap and my underestimation of packing the boxes. Who would have thought that having to tape up both sides of a box would increase packing time *facepalm*. I have boxing coming for the June UFO that are …

April 2021 UFO Contents

    The end of one journey, the beginning of another… For those who follow on social media, you already know. For those who don’t… this will be the last month that I do custom designed boxes for the UFO. I just can no longer keep making you wait while box companies don’t meet their advertised production times. I feel …

March 2021 UFO Contents

  Welp, this was a wonky month >.<Maybe the Leprechauns are mad at me for not doing a St. Patricks day theme this year lol. Anywho, I’ve decided that there are definitely some changes coming soon. It’s clear to me that box companies can’t provide the service I need, and clear that without funding for me to order months in …

February 2021 UFO Contents

    I hope everyone had a good Valentine’s Day! While those of us who are single may not have had any hot dates, it’s always a good time to get discounted Chocolate the day after lol. This month’s project was suggested by @MattStultz, so thank you! I think it’s pretty cool! I’ve used glitter in mine and it’s working …

January 2021 UFO Contents

  It’s a new year! Last year was definitely a bit crazy, definitely some high times and some low times. I want to thank all of you for continuing to support me despite delays and failed projects. This is the 31st box, and I still haven’t managed to get everything running perfectly yet. It may never run perfectly lol, but …

A New Year, A New State of the UFO

In a couple months, Alien3D will have been in existence for 3 years. 6 Months from now, 3 years since the first UFO shipped. This month, 3 years since I purchased my first 3D printer. It’s been quite the ride. Ups and downs, good and bad… and I’m, thankfully, still here. This month marks the first month that UFO orders …