Blender 2.8 Released. Please leave us alone together for a few days.

I’ve been using the beta for months, but the Blender 2.8 release has finally dropped.

Blender is a super-powerful, completely free 3D design tool. I’ve been playing with it for years, and this summer I ramped up my skills considerably.

Here’s an animation of “MoonBot,” a character from the steampunk bedtimes stories I used to tell my kids.