Watch more 3D structures tutorials on our Youtube
Overview and Background
VECTARY is an online 3D modeling tool with which you can create, share and customize 3D designs. VECTARY is a combination of standard mesh modeling, subdivision modeling and parametric plugins. It was built from scratch to make 3D modeling easy-to-use for beginners, while being also useful to pros.
To start 3D modeling, go to https://vectary.com, create an account and start 3D modeling.
All 3D models can be exported as .stl or .obj for 3D printing. Or 3D printed with our Shapeways plugin.
Lesson Plan and Activity
Learning mesh 3D modeling: 3D structures
Lesson 1: Play with VECTARY. Go through the VECTARY step-by-step tutorial https://www.vectary.com/engine/?help=_tutorial_move-in-vectary_1
Lesson 2: Pick any of the 3D structure tutorials that you like: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLIDfmreWrOG9mrlrFVFH4Bw85oLFvWTvl
Customize one of the VECTARY 3D templates and replicate the tutorials.
Lesson 3: With the skills achieved, try to create your own original structure.
What you need to start 3D modeling with VECTARY
Internet Browser - Chrome is preferred
- 3D modeling
- 3D design
- mesh modeling
- 3D structures