Week 1: 9/15/14-9/19/14

End of the Week Round-Up

A busy first week of the residency completed! 

Digital fabrication is a term that covers a wide range of processes and workflows. So where does one begin? Session 1 began with the basics of 3D in 2 group workshops, meeting individually with residents to discuss their project needs and working on individualized tutorials and wrapping Friday up with a 3 hour open work time answering questions. Our sleeves are rolled up!

Workshop 1:

The Primer Overview

  • Different Types of Modeling
  • Usage in Industries
  • Freeware
  • Mid-Level Software
  • Pro-Level Software
  • Super High-End (used by the giants)
  • 3D Print Software: Open Source/Entry Level to 

The Basics of SketchUp

Workshop 2:

Bringing Geometry into the Physical World

The Good, The Bad and the Ugly

Will It Print?


* Check out the following DigiFabRes Project Blog entry by resident Siena Baldi!