Take our Crash Courses in design software
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Gretchen Kelly

July 27, 2011

Take our Crash Courses in design software

Wish you knew how to use Revit, Sketchup, 3ds Max, Rhino, and Grasshopper? Learn the fast way—online—for only $25!

Take a Black Spectacles Crash Course to learn the tools you need for class and on the job. We'll show you how to get on your feet and bring your design ideas to life. Perfect for students to get ahead before school starts or for the more–experienced to add new software to your toolkit.

Sign up today for only $25 per course!

  • Learn the essential skills in only 4 hours!
  • Taught by an experienced architect & educator
  • Web–based: Learn from home, school, anywhere
  • Sign up and we'll email you an invitation to join the online seminar
  • No questions asked, full refund if you are not satisfied

Course Offerings:

Autodesk® Revit® Architecture 2012: Saturday, August 6, 10am-2pm CST Rescheduled for September 17, 10am-2pm CST   Sign Up Now

  • Learn massing tool basics & understand the software's geometric limitations
  • Learn essential modeling tools, i.e., walls, floors, roofs
  • Understand families
  • Learn how to set up and get beautiful drawings out of the software

Google Sketchup™ 8:  Saturday, August 20, 2011, 10am-2pm CST  Course Closed

  • Learn essential modeling techniques & understand the software's geometric limitations
  • Learn about groups and components
  • Understand how materials work
  • Learn how to get geometry in and out of the software
  • Learn how to get drawings and views out of the software
  • Discover the great network of resources for entourage in your model

Autodesk® 3ds Max®  Design 2012Saturday, September 10, 10am-2pm CST Course Closed

  • Learn the essentials of solid modeling, nurbs modeling and patch modeling
  • Understand the software's geometric limitations
  • Understand the stack modifier
  • Learn how to get geometry in and out of the software
  • Learn the basics of materials, lighting and rendering

Rhinoceros®4.0Saturday, September 24, 10am-2pm CST  Sign Up Now

  • Learn  solid modeling, surface modeling, & nurbs modeling essential skills
  • Understand the software's geometric limitations
  • Learn how to get geometry in and out of the software
  • Learn the basics of materials, lighting and rendering
  • Learn how to get orthographic drawings out of the software

Grasshopper®Saturday, October 8, 10am-2pm CST  Sign Up Now

  • Learn the interface
  • Understand Scalar Component Types including range, series and intervals
  • Understand List & Data Management
  • Understand the Vector tools
  • Learn the Curve creation and analysis tools
  • Learn the Surface creation and analysis tools

If you are not completely satisfied with the seminar, we will give you a full refund, no questions asked!

Now you can stop looking for buttons and start bringing your creative ideas to life!

Image Credits: Afsarmanesh Architects (Long Island Cinema Center Competition)