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COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN TRAINING: Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design Consumers are demanding personalized products at an incredible pace, and designers require tools that automate repetitive tasks and maximize design time. This class will introduce designers to parametric modeling workflows that unlock levels of precision, differentiation, and creativity unattainable with conventional design tools.

CLASS DESCRIPTION

TOPICS EXPLORED

LEARNING OUTCOMES At the end of this class, participants should be able

Our Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design

Specific topics covered in this class will

class will provide an in-depth look into computational

include an introduction to associative

to understand how to effectively navigate the

design with Grasshopper, a visual programming

modeling concepts and data-driven design,

Grasshopper modeling environment, create an

environment for Rhino3D. We will use data, algorithms,

the Grasshopper interface and navigation,

associative model in Grasshopper using visual

and a streamlined development process to explore a

how to input and output data, explicitly

programming, rapidly iterate on patterns and

consumer product use case.

defining geometric properties, creating

textures, influence geometric properties using data,

dynamic patterns and textures, and best

and apply best practices for designing, developing,

practices for visual programming.

and sharing visual programs.

OUR APPROACH

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

A scalable framework provides an approach to solving design challenges

This class is aimed at industrial designers with basic Rhino3D knowledge

that scales across tools and teams. Field-tested technical workflows to

who are new to Grasshopper and want to learn its concepts and technical

solve computational geometry problems and address best practices for

features in an instructor-led environment.

data management. Hands-on instruction provides participants with handson training alongside expert instructors. Real-world case studies that are

DURATION

CLASS SIZE

immediately applicable to product design and development challenges.

3 days

12 participants

ABOUT MODE LAB Mode Lab is an advanced product creation

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Mode Lab Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design  

Our Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design class will introduce designers to parametric modeling workflows that unlock levels of prec...

Mode Lab Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design  

Our Grasshopper Foundations for Industrial Design class will introduce designers to parametric modeling workflows that unlock levels of prec...