In this 12 min video I'll demonstrate how to select specific parts of an object and use the gumball to distort and modify that object.
Fillets give you fits?
Filleting is one of the commands that gives most new Rhino Users a very hard time. Level up with this 9 1/2 minute video that will solve many of your fillet problems!
Rhino 7~reflect and soft transition
In this short video I demonstrate a couple of my new favorite toys in Rhino 7, Reflect and Soft Transition commands. Enjoy!
Adjusting closed curve seam
Getting things to flow the way you want them around a closed curve is easy when you know this simple command! Watch the short video below to see how to use it!
This very short video focuses on making a split-shank ring that will have the best possible casting results.
Working with decals in rhino 6
This 3+ minute video explains where to find the decal function and how to place a decal on an object in Rhino 6.
Troubleshoot Open Curve problem
This is a segment of a recent class where we did some troubleshooting on a student project. The exercise was to make a specific set of curves and then extrude into a solid. The initial output wasn't as expected. Turns out that one of the curves that was thought to be closed was not. Here's how we fixed it!
2 CADs: Euro Shank Building two ways
Modeling a European style shank is demonstrated in two different ways by Mentor Jewelers Joel McFadden and Gary Dawson. It can be both fun and instructional to see how other people model!
Rhino 7 WIP and uses for Sub D
This brief video demonstrates one benefit of working in SubD in the Rhino 7 WIP. In it I show the difference between modifying an object in NURBS vs. Sub D to get similar, yet subtly better results.
“Gary Dawson is owner of Gary Dawson Designs, an online custom design operation that was once featured as a “Best of the Best” by Instore Magazine. Dawson has over 40 years experience in creating designs that capture the personalities and stories of his customers. He is a frequent contributor to MJSA Journal, a founding member of the Council of Custom Jewelers, and a designated “Mentor Jeweler”. He has delivered seminars and presentations at numerous events, including AGTA GemFair, Portland Jewelry Symposium, and the Santa Fe Symposium on Jewelry Manufacturing Technology.” ~Jewellery Business Magazine