This three week course will teach you the basics in 3D design using an online tool, Tinkercad. Start to create your own unique design, explore similar designs online and mix them into your own. Prepare your 3D designed object for printing and have a chance to design in Virtual Reality using Google Blocks.
Basic computer skills are required.
Email address is required for these sessions.
Week 1: Introduction to Design, includes
Introduction to 3D printing
Setting up an account with Tinkercad
Navigating using the keyboard and mouse
Placing and moving basic shapes
Week 2: Design Help and Mixing Designs, includes
Advanced 3D design techniques
Exploring community shape generators
Sharing and collaborating your 3D design
3D design troubleshooting
Week 3: Exploring Designs and Print Preparation, includes
Importing and mixing 3D designs
Preparing 3D design for printing
Explore other 3D design applications
Using virtual reality to create 3D designs
This is a three week program that runs for 2 hours each week with a short break inbetween.
Booking into the first session will be considered as a booking for the entire program.
Saturday 10th / 17th / 24th February - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 12th / 19th / 26th May - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm