What You'll Learn

In this Beginner 103 course we're compounding on the techniques you learned in the Beginner 101 & Beginner 102 courses. By introducing you to longer workflows and how to use more of Blender's awesome modifiers you'll be expanding your brain to design with precision in no time!

Goal: This course is about teaching you more complex techniques to begin opening up your creative side. We'll be teaching subsurface modeling & extrusion tools. You'll also be learning about tolerances in your design workflow by building a toy car. We'll even go over splicing objects so you can cut up larger designs for small 3D printers.

  • Watch Time: 1.6 hrs
    Design Estimate: 4 hrs

  • Intro to Subsurface Modeling

  • Intro to Tolerances

  • Intro to Mesh Slicing

  • Access to Lesson & File Download

  • Access to the Designer's Foruros

  • 30 Day Money Back Guarantee

Course curriculum

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  • 2

    Basics to Subsurface Modeling

    • Box Animal - Intro

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    • Box Animal - Blender Project File & 3D Printable .STL

    • Box Modeling with SubSurf Modifiers & Loop Cuts

    • Box Modeling - Extrude & Inset Tools

    • Adding the Eyes

    • Fix any Overhangs with Flexible Designing Workflow

    • Inspect & Prep for 3D Printing

    • Box Animal - Outro

    • SHARE YOUR BOX ANIMAL!

  • 3

    Basics to Adaptive & Flexible Design

    • Toy Car - Intro

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    • Toy Car - Blender Project File & 3D Printable .STL

    • Build the Car Body

    • Adding the Wheels

    • Shading & Body Work

    • Repairing for 3D Printing

    • Toy Car - Outro

    • Share Your Toy Car

  • 4

    Slicing Large Designs

    • Slicing Large Designs - Intro

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    • Slicing Suzanne - Blender Project File & 3D Printable .STLs

    • Bisect & Knife Tool

    • Popping & Filling the Quarters - Part 1

    • Popping & Filling the Quarters - Part 2

    • Shading & Exporting Individual Pieces

    • Slicing Large Designs - Outro

    • Share Your Slices & Prep for Meeting

    • Leave a Review

  • 5

    Congratulations

    • Well Done, you finished the Blender for 3D Printing online course!

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This the third course in a Beginner's Series. If you haven't taken Beginner 101 & Beginner 102 we recommend you check those out first.