In-Class Exercises

Shapeways Test

We will all practice ordering an original item from Shapeways early in the semester to get the hang of using SketchUp for 3D printing. This will happen before doing our larger more complex project later in the semester. This object will showcase the SketchUp skills we have learned through January 27th. Make sure to check […]

Inflatable Platonic Solids

To practice making a simple inflatable before diving into our larger project, we will each execute one the 5 Platonic Solids of our choice in plastic sheeting and tape. As we learned at the beginning of the semester, a Platonic Solid is a 3D shape where each face is the same regular polygon, and the same number of […]