digital multimedia: 3d modeling/digital fab

This page will track our goals and work to the calendar. As instructor, I reserve the right to make adjustments to the calendar to improve our experience this term. Any changes will be thoroughly communicated and posted here within.

week 01 (week of 28 Aug)

TOPICS

  • Introductions, Syllabi, Technologies
  • set up Documentation Blog, email address to instructor
  • setup Google Drive folder to drop homework
  • turning in files: where to 'drop' your homework and project files
  • Mechanical Reproduction

HOMEWORK

  • Hello World and a weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)
  • Make arrangements. This class will take a considerable amount of time in the lab outside of class periods. This will involve hours of time on the lab machines which can only be used during the Monitored hours. Make arrangements now in your schedule (work, child care, etc.) to make sure you can attend these hours.
  • READING and RESPONSE: see project page for details
    Read Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction - Walter Benjamin. Write a critical response to Benjamin's text. Details of essay on project page. Post it on your blog.
  • Preparation and research for Project 1. Start drawing in Adobe illustrator, prompt coming before end of week. Projected due date September 18.

LINKS/EVENTS

  • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
    Ars Musae: An Open Studio Summer Residency and Exhibition by Marzia Ransom July 16th – September 7th, 2017

    Closing Reception and Artist Lecture: September 7th, 5-8pm
    Open Studio Hours every Wednesday and Saturday, 1-3pm
  • Da Vinci Innovation Celebration - Call for Submissions: the first Da Vinci Innovation Celebration, where UWF students can showcase their innovative ideas for a chance to win cash prizes. Submit your application by September 21. Visit the Center for Entrepreneurship website for more information.

week 02 (week of 4 Sep)

Note: NO CLASS/CAMPUS CLOSED MONDAY per LABOR DAY, extended homework due on Wed. 6 September

TOPICS

  • Shop Safety
  • the CNC!!
  • Drag tools - pens and knives

HOMEWORK

  • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

LINKS/EVENTS

  • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
    Ars Musae: An Open Studio Summer Residency and Exhibition by Marzia Ransom July 16th – September 7th, 2017

    Closing Reception and Artist Lecture: September 7th, 5-8pm
    Open Studio Hours every Wednesday and Saturday, 1-3pm
  • Da Vinci Innovation Celebration - Call for Submissions: the first Da Vinci Innovation Celebration, where UWF students can showcase their innovative ideas for a chance to win cash prizes. Submit your application by September 21. Visit the Center for Entrepreneurship website for more information.
  • HOW TO GET ON THE CALENDAR TO FABRICATE YOUR WORK

week 03 (week of 11 Sep)

 

TOPICS

  • IRMA Made Things a Mess
  • Get a

HOMEWORK

    PROJECT 01!!

    weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

LINKS/EVENTS

  • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
    Irish Experience Exhibition September 15th – October 7th, 2017
    Opening Reception 9/15 5-7pm
  • Da Vinci Innovation Celebration - Call for Submissions: the first Da Vinci Innovation Celebration, where UWF students can showcase their innovative ideas for a chance to win cash prizes. Submit your application by September 21. Visit the Center for Entrepreneurship website for more information.

week 04 (week of 18 Sep)

TOPICS

  • Studio Time
  • Demonstrations

HOMEWORK

  • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

LINKS/EVENTS

  • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
    Irish Experience Exhibition September 15th – October 7th, 2017
    Opening Reception 9/15 5-7pm
  • Da Vinci Innovation Celebration - Call for Submissions: the first Da Vinci Innovation Celebration, where UWF students can showcase their innovative ideas for a chance to win cash prizes. Submit your application by September 21. Visit the Center for Entrepreneurship website for more information.
  • week 05 (week of 25 Sep)

    TOPICS

    • MeshMixer
    • ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
    • Project 2 Introduction

    HOMEWORK

    • work on the first project, prepare for critique next week
    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    week 06 (week of 2 Oct)

    TOPICS

    • Visit from Katy Hendry
    • More MeshMixer
    • Critique Project 01 Oct 5 2PM

    HOMEWORK

    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)
    • MORE TBA

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Irish Experience Exhibition September 15th – October 7th, 2017
      Opening Reception 9/15 5-7pm

    week 07 (week of 9 Oct)

    TOPICS

      3D Printing

    • FDM training
    • History of 3DP

    HOMEWORK

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

    week 08 (week of 16 Oct)

    TOPICS

    • Work time
    • More TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • work up a moodboard for Roddenbery Universe/Pensacon project Research Presentation
    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

    week 09 (week of 23 Oct)

    TOPICS

    • Roddenbery Universe/Pensacon project Research Presentation
    • Work time
    • More TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • Finish 3D Prints of Chimeras due on 31 October
    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

    week 10 (week of 30 Oct)

    TOPICS

    • Chimera Critique
    • Begin work on Roddenberry Universe Project/Pensacon project

    HOMEWORK

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

    week 11 (week of 6 Nov)

    although it will not effect this course, please note: campus is closed on Friday for Veteran's Day (10 Nov)

    TOPICS

    • TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

     

    week 12 (week of 13 Nov)

    TOPICS

    • TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Re Source Faculty Exhibition 10/19 - 11/18
      Opening Reception 10/19 5-7pm

    week 13 (week of 20 Nov)

    THANKSGIVING WEEK - PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL SCHEDULE ATTENDANCE OPTIONAL

    TOPICS

    • OK you can take a break from the weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    HOMEWORK

    • TBA

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Fall SynThesis 11/30 - 12/16
      Opening Reception 11/30 5-7pm

    week 14 (week of 27 Nov)

    TOPICS

    • TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • weekly debrief: make a blog post (remember a debrief every week)

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Fall SynThesis 11/30 - 12/16
      Opening Reception 11/30 5-7pm

    week 15 DEAD WEEK (week of 4 Dec)

    TOPICS

    • TBA

    HOMEWORK

    • Final weekly debrief: make a blog post. Time to post documentation of your final work and reflect on what you learned this semester.

    LINKS/EVENTS

    • The Art Gallery (TAG) at UWF presents
      Fall SynThesis 11/30 - 12/16
      Opening Reception 11/30 5-7pm

    week 16

    FINAL REVIEWS
    TBA WEEK OF 11 DEC

    • EXTRA CREDIT & MAKEUP WORK DUE 11 DEC 2017
    • PICKUP ANY FINAL WORK 14 -15 DEC 2017 - LOOK OUTSIDE MY OFFICE