Organic Modeling

Precision Sculpting with TSplines for Rhino


  • Introduction to the TSplines plug-in
  • Creating and manipulating TSplines geometry
  • Coupling freeform and precision modeling techniques
  • Workflows for moving between TSplines and Rhino geometry

Prerequisites + Preparation:

  • This course is suitable for all Creative Professionals: Artists, Architects, Designers, Engineers, Programmers, Students.
  • All experience levels are welcome; however, we recommend that you are familiar with the Basics of modeling in Rhino.
  • You will need to have Rhino 4SR9 or Rhino5 for Windows and T-Splines v3.3 installed prior to the start of the course.

About the Instructors:

Ronnie Parsons + Gil Akos are founding partners of Mode Collective. With over 15 years of combined experience designing, making, and teaching, Ronnie and Gil aim to provide workshop participants with a fun, interactive, and productive learning experience.

T-Splines gives Rhino users a way of exploring shapes easily and quickly in an intuitive way, closing the gap between design ideation and actual 3D model production.

About This Online Course:

The principles and rationale behind T-Splines will be covered, providing students with the resources to model shapes of any complexity as a single smooth, water-tight surface. Additionally, this intensive course will introduce techniques for working with polygonal and box modeling, direct surface editing, and local definition tools interchangeably.

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