Makers Empire 3D is the world’s most fun, easy to use 3D design app created specifically for primary, elementary and middle school students.
Learn, create, solve, and share with Makers Empire. Makers Empire is loved by 3.3+ million students in 50+ countries and used to create 50,000 new 3D designs every day.
The September 2023 version, available now on Windows and Android, includes the new Advanced module design editor suitable for students up to grade 10
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Users are represented in the Makers Empire world with an avatar, which is a useful way to protect students’ identities. We encourage users to be wildly creative when designing their avatar to ensure their avatar is unique.
Create original 3D designs to solve real-world problems, to deepen learning or just for fun! Our free-form Shaper design editor is super simple to use, yet extremely powerful – just add your imagination.
The new Advanced module bridges the gap between our existing tools and professional CAD tools. is Designed for use with a mouse and keyboard, it significantly extends the learning possible for students up to grade 10.
The Precision Move, Size and Rotate tools in the Shaper design module give you a powerful degree of control when you need it. With accuracy to 0.01mm you can create surprisingly detailed and precise models.
Create 3D games for friends to play. Maze Mania is about ‘hard fun’: students love the creative and challenging play while teachers love how it helps develop students’ design thinking skills and spatial abilities.
With the Blocker design editor users can build 3D designs using single blocks or groups of blocks. If you’ve played with Lego you’ll understand the joy of creating with identical pieces. Why not try creating an apartment building? Or a giant snail?
Our monthly Design Thinking competitions are super popular and a great motivational tool. Students love testing their skills and sharing their ideas with thousands of their peers around the world.
Makers Empire’s 3D software is the cornerstone of our complete solutions for schools, which include professional development, curriculum-aligned lesson plans, class management tools and support. Makers Empire leads the way in terms of teaching Design Thinking in schools via 3D printing.