Modern Makers with Thomas Porter
Finding ways to inspire creativity and a desire to pursue ideas.
Learning techniques and technology that allow us to better our craft.
See a project from concept to finished product.
The money behind the maker keeps the projects coming.
CLASSES: (New posts each week during the semester)
Class 5 - Thursday, October 5th 2017 October 5th, 2017 - "Crank Up the Volume" Class Outline: TV Actuator Case Project Progress • Review of the challenges of making the TV actuator case. Testing the actuator. 3d Printing • (2) 3d...read more
Class 4 - Thursday, September 28th, 2017 September 28th, 2017 - "Keep Them Riveted" Class Outline: Start Construction on TV Cage • Show anodized aluminum square tube extrusion • Show nylon connections and nylon connections with...read more
Class 3 - Thursday, September 21st 2017 September 21st, 2017 - "The Art of the Sale" Class Outline: Design Space Review: • Looking over the hotel room project sketches Industry Professional Visit • Dawn Grove - Karsten Manufacturing...read more
Class 1 - Thursday, September 14th 2017 "Getting Artsy Fartsy" (Video and in-depth info coming soon...) Class Outline: Drafting/Tracing Intro • Drawing in Perspective • Tracing for Interior Design • Use of colors/textures in perspective...read more
Class 1 - Thursday, September 7th 2017 September 7th, 2017 - "Getting to Know You" Class Outline: Intro • Pop Quiz - *See below - Click "Start Quiz" • Drawing Utensils and Supplies Handout (Click for Amazon Link when applicable) - A4 Ultra-thin...read more
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