Online event and one-week workshop

March 12, 2019   •   11:00am–12:30pm ET



Course Description

Do you already have experience as a maker, designer or engineer with traditional design tools? Take your design skills further in our new workshop as we discuss advanced design programs and techniques — like animated assemblies and parametric design — that will make you a better 3D printer user.

Each session in this one-week intensive course features a deeper look into advanced design & printing principles, including applying what you’ve learned to different tools, with assignment prompts to help you create a dynamic design within just a few days.

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

March 12, 2019

Session 1
11:00am–11:45pm ET
Session 2
11:45am–12:30pm ET


Speaker: SelfCAD

Session 1—3Developing Real Modeling Skills

During this session, you will make a step forward from basic shapes to real modeling. By joining the interactive demo in intuitive and beginner-friendly SelfCAD, you will understand the geometry and learn the sub-elements of 3D objects. We will dive into functionality, explain how to transform and modify designs using modeling tools and utilities.



mathgrrl/Dr. Laura Taalman

Mathematician and 3D Designer

Session 2—Coding/Generative Design

Using coding language to create 3D models for printing means that you can generate a multitude of options. 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.

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
4. Filaments, Materials and Software
 Considerations for 3D Printing

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:

An assignment to apply what you learn, shared in a small group workshop with feedback from an industry expert.

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

Sign up for multiple courses below and save.