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 27 Aug)

  • Tuesday
  • 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
    • Lab Safety
    • HOMEWORK: 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.
  • Thursday
    • drag knife and pen
    • Illustrator
    • Intro to Project 01
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities. Reflect on the week, see projects page for more info. HOMEWORK: Read and Respond Benjamin

LINKS/EVENTS

  • The Department of Art is pleased to offer students the opportunity to apply for the Irish Experience Study-Abroad Program for the Summer 2019 semester. Please attend either meeting on September 5th, or 6th, in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, RM240, at 5:00 pm. If you are unable to attend but would like to request information, please contact Nick Croghan at ncroghan@uwf.edu
  • Sept. 13, CASSH Cookout! Thursday, Sept. 13, join for the CASSH Fall 2018 Cookout! From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m,  gather around free food, games, and the UWF CASSH community. Meet the faculty, staff, and students in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities.
  • UWF TAG is pleased to present "Accessioned: Selections from TAG's Permanent Collection."This exhibition highlights artwork from the permanent collection by internationally recognized artists, UWF alumni, and recent acquisitions that have not been displayed before publicly. The exhibit will be held August 27 - September 22 at TAG in the CFPA, Building 82. Join for the closing reception September 20, 5-7pm at TAG. Information: ncroghan@uwf.edu or uwf.edu/tag

week 02 (week of 3 Sep)

Although this will not effect our course:
CAMPUS CLOSED MONDAY per LABOR DAY

  • Tuesday was cancelled because of TS Gordon
  • Thursday
    • Demos in Illustrator
    • Intro to Project 01
    • Studio Time
    • CNC basics/demo
    • Dragtools
    • Scheduling
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities. Reflect on the week, see projects page for more info.
    • HOMEWORK: Drawings with IL

LINKS/EVENTS

  • HOW TO GET ON THE CALENDAR TO FABRICATE YOUR WORK
  • The Department of Art is pleased to offer students the opportunity to apply for the Irish Experience Study-Abroad Program for the Summer 2019 semester. Please attend either meeting on September 5th, or 6th, in the Center for Fine and Performing Arts, RM240, at 5:00 pm. If you are unable to attend but would like to request information, please contact Nick Croghan at ncroghan@uwf.edu
  • Sept. 13, CASSH Cookout! Thursday, Sept. 13, join for the CASSH Fall 2018 Cookout! From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m,  gather around free food, games, and the UWF CASSH community. Meet the faculty, staff, and students in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities.
  • UWF TAG is pleased to present Accessioned: Selections from TAG's Permanent Collection." This exhibition highlights artwork from the permanent collection by internationally recognized artists, UWF alumni, and recent acquisitions that have not been displayed before publicly. The exhibit will be held August 27 - September 22 at TAG in the CFPA, Building 82. Join for the closing reception September 20, 5-7pm at TAG. Information: ncroghan@uwf.edu or uwf.edu/tag

week 03 (week of 10 Sep)

  • Tuesday
    • Vinyl cut demo
    • Demos
    • Studio time
    • HOMEWORK: Project 01
  • Thursday
    • Studio time
    • Meshmixer
    • HOMEWORK: Read and Respond online articles
      • Materializing Information http://firstmonday.org/ojs/index.php/fm/article/view/3968/3273
      • How 3D Printing is Disrupting the Art World https://printspace3d.com/3-examples-3d-printing-disrupting-art-world/
      • Will Minecraft and Makerbot Usher in the Post-Scarcity Economy? | Idea Channel | PBS Digital Studios https://youtu.be/klQ7bb8bBsQ
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities. Reflect on the week, see projects page for more info.
    • HOMEWORK: Project 01

LINKS/EVENTS

  • Sept. 13, CASSH Cookout! Thursday, Sept. 13, join for the CASSH Fall 2018 Cookout! From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m,  gather around free food, games, and the UWF CASSH community. Meet the faculty, staff, and students in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities.
  • TAG is pleased to present Accessioned: Selections from TAG's Permanent Collection."This exhibition highlights artwork from the permanent collection by internationally recognized artists, UWF alumni, and recent acquisitions that have not been displayed before publicly. The exhibit will be held August 27 - September 22 at TAG in the CFPA, Building 82. Join for the closing reception September 20, 5-7pm at TAG. Information: ncroghan@uwf.edu or uwf.edu/tag

week 04 (week of 17 Sep)

  • Tuesday
    • Studio Day
    • INTRODUCTION TO CAM: 3D printers
    • History of 3DP
    • small exporatory design
    • reading discussions
    • Mesh Mixer continued
    • HOMEWORK: vinyl cut scheduled
  • Thursday
    • Studio Day
    • HOMEWORK: Finish Project 01 Intro to Project 02 Chimeras
    • HOMEWORK: Practice with MeshMixer
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities.

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TAG is pleased to present Accessioned: Selections from TAG's Permanent Collection."This exhibition highlights artwork from the permanent collection by internationally recognized artists, UWF alumni, and recent acquisitions that have not been displayed before publicly. The exhibit will be held August 27 - September 22 at TAG in the CFPA, Building 82. Join for the closing reception September 20, 5-7pm at TAG. Information: ncroghan@uwf.edu or uwf.edu/tag

week 05 (week of 24 Sep)

  • Tuesday
    • Critique
    • Studio time on Meshmixer
  • Thursday
    • Additive Manufacturing
    • Vinyl cut due
    • Mesh Mixer Software cont.
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

week 06 (week of 1 Oct)

  • Tuesday
    • Mesh Mixer Software cont.
    • Scanner(s)
  • Thursday
    • studio time
    • HOMEWORK: Project 01
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 07 (week of 8 Oct)

  • Tuesday
    • Mesh Mixer Software cont.
  • Thursday
    • studio time
    • HOMEWORK: finish, clean models. Projects need to go to print on Tuesday
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 08 (week of 15 Oct)

  • Tuesday
    • Introduction to Final project - pitch
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: work on final proposal
  • Thursday
    • Present final proposals to 3 peers
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: Clean/ Finish Prints for Critique 02
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 09 (week of 22 Oct)

  • Tuesday
    • Introduction to Project 03
    • Intro to Fusion360
    • HOMEWORK: Clean/ Finish Prints for Critique 02
  • Thursday
    • Present Reworked Proposals for Final to whole class (mood board)
    • Studio time
    • HOMEWORK: Clean/ Finish Prints for Critique 02 on Tuesday
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 10 (week of 29 Oct)

  • Tuesday
    • Critique Project 02
    • If needed Present Reworked Proposals for Final to whole class
  • Thursday
    • Fusion 360 Tutorials
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: Read and respond to the New Aesthetic article
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 11 (week of 5 Nov)

  • Tuesday
    • Fusion360 Tutorials
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: Final project modeling
  • Thursday
    • Artist Presentations I
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: Final project modeling
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

 

week 12 (week of 12 Nov)

although it will not effect this course, please note: campus is closed on Monday (11/12) for Veteran's Day

  • Tuesday
    • Artists Presentations II
    • HOMEWORK: Final project modeling
  • Thursday
    • Studio Time
    • HOMEWORK: Final project modeling. Finish up need to send to print on Tuesday.
    • Possibly offering extra credit to those ready to print early
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 13 (week of 19 Nov)

THANKSGIVING WEEK - PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL SCHEDULE ATTENDANCE OPTIONAL

  • Tuesday Thursday
    • class cancelled/studio time
    • HOMEWORK: Cleaning, final finishes, and preparations for presentation materials.
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 14 (week of 26 Nov)

  • Tuesday Thursday
    • Studio Time to work on Finals
    • HOMEWORK: Cleaning, final finishes, and preparations for presentation materials.
    • HOMEWORK: Post at least one separate Weekly Blog Report this week summarizing your activities

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 15 DEAD WEEK (week of 3 Dec)

  • Flex week (final critiques maybe this week?)
  • HOMEWORK: TBA

LINKS/EVENTS

  • TBA

week 16

FINAL REVIEWS TBA