Arch 108 DC2 Spring 2020
This course will focus on 3D modeling of geometric components in Architecture and design. Computer 3D Modeling types covered are: Explicit Modeling, Nurbs Surface Modeling and Basic Computer Rendering
TA Help Desk Information
Elizabeth’s Help Desk hours are: Tuesdays between 1-5 and Wednesdays between 10-1:30 Please email her in advance with your question and to set up an appointment. A help desk is a great way to receive one on one help in person. Remember you can always email your professor with a question.
Please contact our TA Elizabeth Cisneros – Email: email@example.com
Class 01: Polygons _ 2D Tessellations _ CAD WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get)
Drawing Types: Hand, CAD, Photoshop, Hybrid Hand & Digital
Class 02: Polyhedra _ 3D Tessellations _ Rhino Rendering Basics _ What is Rhino? What is Rhino Good For?
Polyhedra: Platonic solids, Dihedral angle, Rotate 3D
Rendering: Background Color, Ambient Light, Sun, Shadows, Ground Plane
Class 03: Rhino Section Techniques _ Introduction to InDesign
Section Techniques: Boolean, Contour, Wirecut, SolidPtOn, Shell
Class 04: Pin-up
Class 05: Surfaces _ Surface Fields _ Surface Editing _ Rhino Cameras & Material Color & Texture
Surfaces: Planar Surface, Ruled Surface, Loft, Sweep 1 & 2, Revolve, Polysurface creation
Surface Editing: Points on, Edit Points on, Gumball, Scale 1D 2D 3D
Cameras: F6 (show camera), Camera, Target, Lens Length, Projection: Perspective, Parallel, 2 Point
3D Print Assignment
A04 3D Print: DC2_A04_3D_Print_SP20
Peluso – Class-06
Wigen – Class-07
Majkrak – Class-08
McPhilips – Class-09
The Shop 3D Printing Protocol:
Cura Post Processing Software (AKA) ‘Slicer’
Class 06: Precedent light wood framing structure 3D modeling.
Class 07: 3D Section Perspective _ Adding People and Backgrounds
Class 08: Collage _ Work in Class
A08 Pin Up #02: DC2_PinUp2_SP20
Class 09: Midterm Pin Up
Class 10: 3D Diagramming
Class 11: Parametric 3D Diagramming _ What is Grasshopper? _ What is Grasshopper Good for?
Transformations: Move, Copy, Rotate, Scale, Array, Extrude, Cap Holes
Video 01: What is Grasshopper?
Video 02: What is Grasshopper Good for?
Class 12: Parametric Surface Patterns
Class 13: Grasshopper Q&A _ Final Assignment Review
Class 14: Technical Drawings
FINAL ASSIGNMENT: DC2_Final_Assignment_SP20