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WORKSHOP: If all we had was a mug we could make the whole world – An Introduction to 3D modeling.
August 11, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC-5Free
2pm – 5pm
This Introductory 3D Modeling workshop is for individuals with little or no experience using 3D modeling software. We will be using Blender, an open source 3D production software compatible with all major operating systems to 3D model and render our favorite mugs. The program can be freely downloaded by participants for use on their own laptops.
Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptops and mice, although their will be a few computers and mice available on a first come first served basis.
This workshop will familiarize participants with the 3D environment and interface, basic 3D manipulation and creation of objects, surface and texture. Participants will have the opportunity to work individually with instructor supervision on the creation of their favorite mug. At the end of the workshop participants will have rendered still images of their mugs and an opportunity to show these mugs as part of an exhibition. Completion of this workshop will give participants the necessary background to begin experimenting with 3D modeling and animation.
Ryan Clayton Bio:
Ryan Clayton is an interdisciplinary visual artist based in Tiohtià:ke/Montreal. There he is currently working on his MFA at Concordia University. Working primarily in digital mediums, Clayton fashions technology which continuously reshapes and morphs both his self and the worlds in which he finds himself in.
Clayton has exhibited in Canada and internationally, both as a founding member of the collective VSVSVS and individually. Recent and notable shows include, Maureen Show III, Darling Foundry, Montreal, at the same time, Contemporary Calgary, Calgary, to space in, Katzman Contemporary, Toronto. Participation in art fairs include Free School, Supermarket, Stockholm and Sailing Stones, Platforms Project, Athens.