DART 303: 3D Studio

Week 1

Polygonal Modeling

Lecture: Introduction to Polygonal Modeling

Beginner Assignment: Modeling the Airline Chair

Intermediate Assignment: Modeling Objects

Advanced Assignment: Sculpting and Retopology

Week 2


Lecture: Introduction to Texturing

Beginner Assignment: Texturing the Airline Chair

Intermediate Assignment: Texturing Objects

Advanced Assignment: Texturing for sculpts

Week 3

Week 4


Lecture: PBR and NPR Look Development

Beginner Assignment: PBR: Abstract architecture, type, and materials

Intermediate Assignment: Character Modeling

Advanced Assignment: NPR Comic Rendering

Week 5

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

Week 9

Week 10


Lecture: Introduction to Animation

Beginner Assignment: Introduction to animation

Intermediate Assignment: Animating Tetris

Advanced Assignment: Animating Evolved Virtual Creatures

Week 11


Lecture: Introduction to Rigging

Beginner Assignment: Introduction to Rigging

Intermediate Assignment: Rigging a Quadruped

Advanced Assignment: Rigging for Machines

Week 12

Week 13

Week 14

Week 15