Blender Fundamentals

This course will walk you through every step of creating a drone spaceship, from the ground up. You'll cover the fundamentals of navigating and modeling in Blender, along with texturing, rigging, animating, lighting, and rendering.
Course info
Rating
(19)
Level
Beginner
Updated
March 30, 2018
Duration
9h 21m
Table of contents
Course Overview
Getting Started with Blender
Modeling the Power Ring of the Spaceship
Modeling the Wings of the Spaceship
Modeling the Cockpit
Modeling the Engine Block
Assembling the Drone
UV Mapping the Drone
Setting up Materials
Rigging for Animation
Animating the Drone
Dynamics Simulations with Blender
Lighting and Rendering with Cycles
Compositing in Blender
Description
Course info
Rating
(19)
Level
Beginner
Updated
March 30, 2018
Duration
9h 21m
Description

Have you ever wanted to jump into the world of 3D but don't know where to start? If so, Blender Fundamentals is the perfect course to take that initial step. First, you'll get familiar with the basic and foundational skills that you'll need to begin moving around and working comfortably in Blender. Then, you'll jump into exploring the powerful modeling features in Blender and begin building the drone. Next, you’ll master the process of adding textures and materials to the drone. Pushing forward, you’ll dive to rigging and animation, as well as learn how to utilize Blender’s dynamics engine to create a flame effect. Finally, you'll conquer lighting and render the scene with final post-production effects created inside Blender’s Compositor. When you’re finished with this Blender Course, you’ll not only hit every step of the 3D process while creating a drone spaceship from the ground up, but you’ll also have a strong understanding of all the core features found in Blender. Software required: Blender.

About the author
About the author

Mark started out with an interest for animation at a young age, and it eventually transformed into a passion for the subject. Mark made an impact on the industry quickly, working for Pluralsight (Digital-Tutors) as an Animation and Rigging Instructor. Currently, he is working as an animator on the popular children's series Floogals for NBC Sprouts.

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