ARTS 244 Assignments

ARTS 244 Syllabus Update March 8

FINAL PROJECT

Final project assignment sheet

Artist Statement and Bio Reference Sheet

MESHMIXER TUTORIALS AND RESOURCES

Instructional video: Using pivots

Instructional video: Making a triangle

Instructional video: Bending a plane

Instructional video: Thickening a plane or mesh

Instructional video: How to make voronoi-like patterns

Instructional video: Meshmixing. Making “Mashups” with solids and parts, combining parts and solids

Instructional reading: Boolean composition operations are a structured way to combine solid shapes. The principle comes from set theory, where essentially the points in each shape are combined using logic operators like And, Or, and Not. In the world of 3D shapes, we usually work with the UnionDifference or Subtraction, and Intersection operators.

Instructional video: FaceGroups

Instructional video: Selection tool 

Instructional video: Preparing for 3d printing (first two minutes of video are the most helpful – we will print in FabLab)

Meshmixer Forums
Meshmixer Manual

FORMING AND TESSELLATING

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Project Assignment

Meshmixer Assignment

SECTIONING

Sectioning Assignment 1

Sectioning Presentation 1

Rapana

Change of State


CONTOURING

Contouring Assignment

Contouring Presentation

FOLDING

Platonic Solids Origami Patterns Assignment

For this assignment you may use patterns from the sections Platonic Solids and Stars and Compounds

Written instructions for the assignments.

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Reading Assignment: Folding chapter (for future assignments the book is on reserve in the library).

Class presentation I

Class presentation II

Class presentation III

Grading