Started by creating rods in a helical arrangement
( .STL, .PDF, & .SLDPRT file attached)
Step 1: Initial Shapes
Trimmed ends of rods with tapered helix then added a swept circle for the side structures of the helix
Step 2: Adding Flair!
Added colored ornaments and star on top with hole for string or hook for hanging on tree
First Prize in the
3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge