Explore what it’s like as an Industrial Designer by turning an idea into a product with The Hillier College of Architecture and Design at NJIT. In this fast-paced online workshop, participants will draw inspiration from patterns in nature to design and create a functioning prototype light fixture!
Day 1 (4hrs): Research, Ideation & Design
Day 2 (4hrs): Finalize Design & CAD
2 Week Intermission- CAD Files will be laser cut and sent back to participants
Day 3 (2hrs): Review, Product Photos & Manufacturing/Entrepreneurial Discussion
In this course you will learn:
How to turn ideation into concept
Analysis 3D forms and break them down in 2D shapes
Create mock up sketch models to understand form
Digital Fabrication – Turning your design into a digital file (Inkscape, Illustrator, AutoCAD)
Manufacturing & Outsourcing Requirements – Hillier College of Architecture and Design will simulate as your manufacture and we will cut and send you your files!
How to take a product photo