The HHS MakerSpace is designed to make your ideas and creativity come to life! Some of the tools are high-tech, and with a little bit of training, you’ll be making stuff like a pro! Use these tutorials to teach yourself how to design 3D models, print 3D objects, design 2D vector graphics, and cut custom vinyl stickers.
- Intro to Tinkercad & 3D Printing
Make your first model, and print it, too!
- Getting Better at Tinkercad
Learn about the features of Tinkercad to make cooler, more complex models
- 3D Printing 101
Learn about how 3D printing works, and how the printer’s capabilities and limits affect your design process.
- Challenge A: Personalized Keychain
Use what you have learned to design and print a customized key chain with your name on it! (Or follow our step-by-step “solution”)
- Challenge B: Cell Phone Stand
Use what you have learned to design and print a cell phone stand that fits your phone!
And coming soon....
- Vinyl Cutter 101
Learn about the vinyl cutter, what it does, and how you can use it
- Cell Phone Name Label
Cut your first vinyl pattern, to stick your name to your cell phone
- Intro to YouiDraw
Learn about vector drawing, so you can make custom vinyl stickers
- Challenge C: Water Bottle Decorations
Use what you have learned about vector drawing and the vinyl cutter to make decorative stickers for your favorite water bottle or travel mug
- Challenge D: Desk Name Plate
Use what you have learned about 3D printing and vinyl cutting to make a Name Plate sign for your desk at home!