Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)

at Spectrum Creative Consulting - Greenpoint

Course Details
$600 4 seats left
Start Date:

Sun, Jul 05, 11:00am - 5:00pm ET

Next start dates (4)

Greenpoint, Brooklyn
198 Greenpoint Ave.
at Eckford St.
Brooklyn, New York 11222
Purchase Options
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 4

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this rhino training:

This hands-on introductory course will introduce the fundamentals of 3D-modeling in Rhino on the MAC platform. Students will learn how to build 3D models and prototypes with the NURBS-based modeling tools in Rhino using essential tools and techniques such as curves, surfaces, and solids. The course will cover strategies for drawing curves and modeling 3D objects, editing geometry, and rendering and exporting designs.


  • Understanding 3D terminology
  • Comparing Bézier curves, B-splines, and NURBS objects
  • Navigating the viewport
  • Manipulating objects with commands
  • Creating curves, surfaces, and solids
  • Performing basic transformations
  • Making solids with primitives
  • Extruding curves
  • Snapping to objects and planes
  • Trimming, splitting, rotating, and copying objects
  • Working with NURBS and seams
  • Preparing a 3D Model for 3D Printing

Bring your own MAC laptop with any version of the software installed. Each student works on their own laptop with course materials provided by the instructor at the start of class. Please bring your own two-button mouse with scroll wheel and right click enabled. Inquire prior to enrollment about laptop rentals. 

All training will be conducted online with Zoom web conferencing until further notice. All course schedules will remain the same and you may enroll in any training on our website or on Coursehorse. But all sessions will take place online until we feel it is safe for both instructors and students to meet in our Brooklyn studio. You will be emailed web conferencing access information within 24-hours of your enrollment. Stay curious. Stay safe.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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Refund Policy
  • Refunds: Students will receive a full refund for cancellations made 10 business days in advance of class start date. No refunds will be given for cancellations or "no-shows" after this time frame. Cancellations must be done via email at [email protected] Students arriving more than one hour late will be considered a "no-show" and may not be admitted class entry. Classes are sold at the price paid at time of enrollment and refunds are not given for any sale prices that may be offered at a later date.

  • Substitutions: There is no penalty for substituting students at any time, however please provide notice of any plans to substitute a student at least 24 hours in advance of class.

  • Session Switching: Enrollments are valid exclusively for the session purchased and are non-transferrable to other scheduled sessions.

  • Enrollments: Once an enrollment request has been "Confirmed", all above terms and policies apply to the requested enrollment.


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Spectrum Creative Consulting

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ENTRY: Street Level Storefront
(Ring doorbell for entry)

SUBWAY: G to Greenpoint Av.
(use Greenpoint Av. exit & SE stairs)

BUS: B24, B32, B43

FERRY: Greenpoint

Start Dates (5)
Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
11:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Spectrum Studio Staff (Laura) 1 $600
11:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Spectrum Studio Staff (Laura) 1 $600
11:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Spectrum Studio Staff (Laura) 1 $600
11:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Spectrum Studio Staff (Laura) 1 $600
11:00am - 5:00pm Eastern Time Spectrum Studio Staff (Laura) 1 $600

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Question from Anonymous
Do they give you access to Rhino or do you have to own a copy?
Answer from Laura S. Verified Educator
Thanks for your interest in training with us! You can download a free trial to follow along with the hands-on exercises or you can watch the instructor's screen. We look forward to seeing you in our next remote session!
Question from Mariana S.
Can you guys recommend this class for jewelry designer?
Answer from anonymous
Yes, this class is appropriate for jewelry designers.

Reviews of Classes at Spectrum Creative Consulting (431)

(431 Reviews)
Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)
Reviewed by Morgan on 2/24/2020
I thought this was a great intro to Rhino. Very easy to understand and left me with a lot of curiosity to go on and learn more. I'd definitely recommend the course to anyone who is interested in learning rhino.
Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)
Reviewed by Anonymous on 2/24/2020
Course work was great, teacher was great.
Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)
Reviewed by Ellen on 2/24/2020
Laura was very thorough and helpful!
Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)
Reviewed by Carla on 1/4/2020
Very clear instructions and easy to follow tutorials. I feel like I got a very good overview for my time and money. Great teacher. Laura, was very knowledgable and patient.
Introduction to 3D Modeling with Rhino (MAC)
Reviewed by Anonymous on 1/4/2020
Excellent first go at rhino!
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