SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
CLOSED 7am to
9pm
7am to
9pm
7am to
9pm
7am to
9pm
7am to
6pm
10am to
6pm

RICE ID HOURS | VISITOR HOURS | DEPT HOURS | HOLIDAY HOURS

Blender Animation and Rendering

Web, Graphics and Others
Prerequisites: 

none

Description: 

Participants will get an overview of the Blender UI and then learn basic concepts of modeling, parenting and rigging in order to animate a mechanical device. The second half of the workshop will go over applying materials, adding lighting and render options and features. The topics covered are:

  • modeling
  • grouping and parenting
  • rigging
  • animating with keyframes
  • applying materials and shader overview
  • rendering options and features
  • compositing and final video output

Course Materials & Resources

Dates for this Short Course

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 2:30pm to 5:00pm
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 3:30pm to 6:00pm