Courses

10 Week Introduction to Digital Jewellery

  • Location
    Fab Lab Plymouth, Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place, PL4 8AT
  • Date
    08.01.2018 — 19.03.2018
  • Time
    18:00 — 21:00
  • Fee
    £200
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Learn how Rhino and Grasshopper can be used as creative tools for jewellery design. Build your confidence in computer aided design by undertaking a simple step by step project that will enable you to design beautiful artefacts that can be worn on the body. As well as designing you will also learn how to manufacture your ideas using Fab Lab Plymouth's state of the art 3D printers.

Location: Fab Lab Plymouth, Plymouth College of Art, Tavistock Place, PL4 8AT
Start Time: 18:00
End Time: 20:00
Start Date: 08/01/18
End Date: 19/03/18
Day: Monday
Fee: £200
Max numbers: 10


Course Content

Week 1

Introduction to software and hardware with starter project.

Week 2

Build a basic ring form using just Rhino.

Week 3

Build a complex lattice ring design.

Week 4

Complete designs, prep files for print and print.

Week 5

Introduction to Grasshopper.

Week 6

Build a bracelet making script using Grasshopper.

Week 7

Build a bracelet making script using Grasshopper 2.

Week 8

Produce personal bracelet designs.

Week 9

Complete designs, prep files for print and print.

Week 10

Completion of all work and review.


Materials and Equipment

All tools and materials are provided. No prior experience is required. For workshop based sessions please wear work clothing and closed toed shoes.

Please note that all courses are subject to student numbers and will only run if sufficient numbers are achieved. Plymouth College of Art reserves the right to cancel a course if insufficient student numbers are recruited.

This course will be delivered by Jason Marks.

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