Introduction: How to Create Customized Lithopane by Using Customizer

What is 3Dprinting lithopane? check this instructable Thanks to @amandaghassaei , now we can turn 2D picture into 3D lithopane by using customizer, online!

Step 1: Open in Customizer

Find mona lisa lithopane made by makerbot on thingiverse, click “Open in Customizer”button.

Step 2: Choose Picture

Click "Choose file" to upload a picture

Step 3: Invert Colors

Click the invert colors checkbox.

Step 4: Choose Picture Shape

Choose square picture shape, standard is 4:3 aspect ratio and HD Wide is 16:9.

Step 5: Create It

Adjust the value of Layer height and Number of Layers to obtain the best results.

Click "create thing" button.

Step 6: Set a Name and Publish

you'd better don't click on "publish new thing" checkbox if you don't want publish it to public.

Step 7: Check Progress

Click "Go to my Queue"

Step 8: Wait for Completion

Customizer will processing your project online.

Step 9: Done!

Click "View Thing" button.

Step 10: Download & 3Dprint

We can see "This thing is not yet public. You must publish this thing for everyone to see it"


Click “Download this Thing” button and download all files.

Now we get a STL file, print it as usual.