2 CAD Series: Modeling a Leaf
In this video the two cads tackle the veins of a leaf. Joel McFadden and Gary Dawson show ways to get a realistic leaf shape for use in jewelry.
Keep your clients smiling when you make your workflow more efficient. It's a manufacturing mindset that helps to make that happen!
The short video below is an excerpt from recent training that discusses filleting in terms of surface junctures and spruing. Using the concept of negative space, Gary explains why this is so important in CAD design to accommodate typical jewelry manufacturing processes.
“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