Champaign-Urbana Community Fab Lab
Champaign-Urbana Community Fab Lab

Butterfly Pin Project, Plans

A recent project from Betty Barrett and Bob McGrath. This is simple plastic “jewelry”, laser-cut in acryllic (see image). The butterfly is orginally from a website ( which has many drawings that could be used for similar projects. The project is explained in a document [PDF]. The SVG files may be used, reused, or modified.  The files are attached here andhere.
Example Butterfly Pins
Attachment Size
small_butterfly.svg 13.72 KB
butterfly_pin_single.svg 28.85 KB
Butterfly_Pin.pdf 746.55 KB
Jeff Ginger

Jeff Ginger

Operations Lead for the Fab Lab. Adjunct Faculty in Informatics at UIUC.

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