Online event and one-week workshop

June 18, 2019   •   11:00am-12:50pm ET


Course Description

So you know the basics of 3D print design — now what? Level up your skills and learn how to navigate the nuances of design software and tools in this crash course from You’ll learn about animated assemblies, parametric design, and more, making you a more confident 3D print designer, and allowing your ideas to take shape with precision and detail. The best part? Create your own bold design in just one week with one-on-one support from a coach.

But wait, there’s more: At the end of the course, our team will vote on the best design and the winning design will be printed by CoKreeate, a 3D Printing & Scanning services company. *

*The winning design may have to be modified based on the expertise of the designers at CoKreeate. The designers will work with the winner to make the design perfect under CoKreeate’s guidelines. General sizing guidelines: Sandstone: 7x7x7 inches, FDM: 8x10x8 inches, and Resin: 7x7x7 inches.

Did you know that this is just one course in our 3D Print Weekly Crash Course series? Sign up for multiple courses and save.


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Program Outline

June 18, 2019
Session 1
11:00am-11:45pm ET


Speaker: Alena Berezina
Chief Designer, SelfCAD

Session 1: Developing Real Modeling Skills in 3D Print Design

Take the next step in 3D print design from basic shapes to real modeling. During this interactive, real-time demo, we’ll dive into the newest features of SelfCAD, a browser-based fully-featured 3D modeling and slicing software, that make designing shapes fast, easy, and fun. You’ll learn best practices on how to create an object from scratch with

  • 3D sketching
  • basic shapes
  • shape generator
  • and more!

We will guide you through a whole design-to-print flow within the lesson with SelfCAD.


June 18, 2019
Session 2
11:45am-12:30pm ET


Speaker: mathgrrl/Dr. Laura Taalman, Mathematician and 3D Designer

Session 2: Next Level 3D Printing with Coding and Generative Design

Using coding language to create 3D models for printing means that you can generate a multitude of options, and design with dexterity and nuance. See what tools are out there and how they are impacting the future of design in this insightful session, followed by live Q+A with the speaker to answer all your pressing questions.


June 18, 2019
Session 3
12:30pm-12:50pm ET


Speaker: Will Co, Co-Founder of CoKreeate

Session 3: Preparing your model for the design contest

If you have any burning questions about the design contest, we have one of the judges and the founder of CoKreeate, Will Co, here to answer them for you. He’ll stick around to give you tips and best practices for printing with FDM, resin, and sandstone.

3D Printing Weekly Crash Courses

Available Courses

1. Beginner Design for 3D Printing
2. Advanced Design for 3D Printing
3. Essentials of 3D Printing with Metal

Each Course Includes

Two Live Guest-Speaker Sessions + Online Workshop

Guest Speaker Sessions:

90 minutes of key principles, case studies, and lessons, presented in two livestream sessions with Q&A. All live sessions will be recorded and posted in the online classroom for on-demand access.

Online Workshop:

A hands-on assignment to apply what you learn, shared in a small group workshop with one-on-one feedback from an industry expert.

All live content will be recorded and posted in the online classroom for on-demand access.

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