Aloha gang I’m new to the glowforge community and I had a few questions hopefully I am not coming off STUPID! wanted to know how to transfer designs to Apple watch band outline so I can transfer to glowforge to make instead or trying to fit or stretch the design to make work over watch band?? Please help:call_me_hand:
I’m not 100% sure what you’re asking.
There are a few Apple bands in the Free Laser Design category here:
I’ve been wanting to make a watch band for a while now. I still haven’t settled on a decorative design, but I figured maybe I needed to do a simple one to begin with, to get my feet wet.
Since Apple watch parts are all the same width, there’s no need for tapering, so it turned out to be a pretty easy design. I used EVA foam for prototyping it (
Prototyping for leather) and actually ended up wearing the EVA version for a day while I was getting the other one put together. It held up surprisingly …
I’m loving the leather work that the Glowforge has afforded me. Here’s a Watch Band design that I’ve put together and am currently wearing. Super comfortable and pretty easy to put together.
Watch Band - Blank.pdf (363.0 KB)
[Photo Jun 22, 4 58 14 PM]
It’s a 2 layer design using Medium PG Leather. There is a captive keeper and a floating keeper. Once dyed, I used a Dremel to sand down the underside of the keepers to make them super thin and pliable. Then I folded them and held them with…
If you have a specific shape in mind your best bet is to create a vector image of that (if you can’t find one online) and then use that as the guideline for whatever art you want to overlay on it.