Intro to 3D Printing


Next Available: 23 Oct 6:30PM
2.0 hours

Description

Want to get into 3D printing and 3D modelling but don’t know where to start?  Ever wanted to 3D scan yourself and own a mini me?  This class will walk you through what all the 3D printing hype is about and teach you how to make your own 3D printed life hacks for around the house or at work.Steph will teach you two different types of 3D modelling styles, including CAD and sculpting with free software.  She’ll also reveal the best places to find 3D models and explore different 3D scanning techniques.  You’ll learn about different considerations to 3D model for 3D printing, material choices, printer capabilities and how to finish your models with smoothing techniques and painting.

ABOUT STEPH PIPER

Steph is the Community Engagement Coordinator in the USQ library and president of the Brisbane Hackerspace (HSBNE), Brisbane’s largest community workshop and collective of makers (www.hsbne.org). In the past, she has built her own 3D printer from scratch and her passion for 3D printing lead her to undertake scientific research in biofabrication to create 3D printable, biodegradable scaffolds for implantation.  She has visited rural and residential schools across Queensland from Cairns to Roma to teach 3D printing with the Wonder of Science program.    More information on Steph can be found on Steph’s Blog at:

www.piper3dp.com 

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Class Schedule

What you will get
  • Each participant will receive the full colour, 3D scanned .stl and .ply file of themselves, as well as a little mini me in the mail after the class!

What to bring
  • Students will need a laptop each.
  • Install free MeshMixer software prior to the workshop: https://goo.gl/NAfns
What to wear

Casual


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Work-Shop

Vendor sincce 2014

Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.

From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.

Locations: Sydney, Melbourne, Northern Rivers, Brisbane, Adelaide & Fremantle

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Cancelation & Refund Policy

REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Work-Shop or organised by Work-Shop must agree to these terms and conditions.

1.) LIABILITY WAIVER

  •  Any damage, loss or theft incurred to personal property property brought into Work-Shop’s premises.
  • Any physical injuries sustained as a result of participating in any class or event organised by Work-Shop.

I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Work-Shop.

2.) PHOTO & VIDEO

I agree to give Work-Shop unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Work-Shop classes and events or on Work-Shop’s premises. (Don’t worry, we’ll only these use to show others how much of a rad time you’re having through social media, newsletters, blogs, website and general Work-Shop promo material)

3.) REFUNDS

Work-Shop requires 72 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. The tickets are fully transferable. Email learn@work-shop.com.au to organise a refund.

4.) CANCELLATIONS

We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via email and entitled to a full refund or credit.

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