Want to add some Portuguese pizzaz to your home decor? Instructables user “wentworthm” shows us how to design and create some intricate Azulejo tiles using your 3D printer. One of the greatest joys that come with being a 3D printer owner is watching your own idea become actualized right before your very eyes. When a concept comes to mind, a maker can simply hop onto their 3D design software of choice and bring their prototype or product to life straight through the extruder. After traveling with his wife in Portugal, a software engineer and Instructables user who goes by the username of wentworthm became captivated by the country’s traditional Azulejo tiles. Commonly found in both Portugal and Spain, these painted tin-glazed ceramic tilework are used to decorate and also help control the temperature of indoor homes. Inspired by the intricate and vibrant designs, the couple set off to try and integrate these tiles into their own housing projects. However, they struggled to find a design that they both loved and was available in smaller quantities, eventually leading wentworthm to tinker around with his 3D printer until he came up with a solution. The results that wer...