Learn 3D Modeling: Blender Basics in Under 2 Hours

Learn the Basics of Blender in Under 2 Hours

Learn 3D Modeling: Blender Basics in Under 2 Hours

Course Description

Learn the basic tools, shortcuts, and important aspects of the popular 3D modeling software, Blender, without any prior knowledge! Take your first steps in the Blender software! Learn the basic interface of Blender.Learn how to select, grab, scale, rotate, and add objects.Learn the difference between Object and Edit mode.Learn how to render, add materials, and export your models into the Unity software.Create a few basic models with your knowledge. A great way to alleviate the burden of learning a brand new piece of software. From the perspective of a complete beginner in the Blender software, this course wil cover the basics and alleviate the burden of learning a new piece of software. Blender is actually a very intuitive piece of software once yo... Read More »

Learn the basic tools, shortcuts, and important aspects of the popular 3D modeling software, Blender, without any prior knowledge!

Take your first steps in the Blender software!

  • Learn the basic interface of Blender.
  • Learn how to select, grab, scale, rotate, and add objects.
  • Learn the difference between Object and Edit mode.
  • Learn how to render, add materials, and export your models into the Unity software.
  • Create a few basic models with your knowledge.

A great way to alleviate the burden of learning a brand new piece of software.

From the perspective of a complete beginner in the Blender software, this course wil cover the basics and alleviate the burden of learning a new piece of software. Blender is actually a very intuitive piece of software once you get the basics down, and is easy to pick up on the more complicated aspects after learning the basics. Blender is a great piece of software for new 3D modelers and those wishing to be able to create assets for video games. This course will make you feel confident in using Blender as a complete beginner.

Course Overview

This course will cover the very basics for those that have never used the Blender software before. Students who have never used the Blender software before will feel a lot more comfortable with it by taking this course. After learning some new concepts, you will test your knowledge by creating some basic models.

At the end of this course, you should have the confidence to go and further your knowledge in the Blender software. This course was designed with complete beginners in mind, so you should be able to create very basic 3D models and feel more comfortable with modeling in the Blender software.

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Course Outcomes:
  • Navigate the Blender interface.
  • Use the basic tools, shortcuts, and primitive objects in Blender.
  • Use the Blender software with much more confidence.
Course Details:

Target Audience

This course is for students with absolutely no experience in Blender.
This course is for students who want to learn the basics of Blender in under 2 hours.
This course is NOT for students with experience in Blender. This course is for complete beginners with no prior experience in the Blender software.
This course is NOT for students looking for in-depth information for the Blender software. This course covers the basics for COMPLETE beginners.

Access Timeframe

Full Lifetime Access
Certificate Info:

Type of Certification

Certificate of Completion

Format of Certification

Digital

Professional Association/Affiliation

Udemy is not an accredited institution, but we offer skills-based courses taught by experts in their field.

Method of Obtaining Certification

When all lectures have been completed, a gold or green trophy will appear on the course dashboard, signifying that the certificate of completion is ready for download. Click on the trophy to view the certificate.

Additional Details

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About Instructor:

Josh Gambrell - Sharing my knowledge and constantly expanding it.

Course Outline

Introduction to the course!

Learn Blender's interface and make it seem less daunting.

Learn how to select objects.

Learn how to render your scene.

Learn how to grab objects. This is useful for moving them around

Learn how to snap objects. This is useful for moving objects to a specific point.

Learn how to scale objects. This makes objects bigger or smaller.

Learn how to rotate objects.

Test your knowledge on grabbing, snapping, scaling, and rotating objects.

Learn about object mode. Object mode is useful for manipulating objects as a whole.

Learn about edit mode. Edit mode is useful for manipulating objects more specifically.

Learn how to extrude objects.

Learn how to fill and bridge objects.

Learn how to add loop cuts to your geometry. This is useful if you need to create more geometry, such as more faces.

Learn about double vertices and what you should do about them.

Learn how to add materials. This adds color to your models.

Learn about fake users and how they can be useful for materials.

Learn about vertex groups. Vertex groups allow you to select certain parts of your geometry in edit mode without having to manually do it.

Learn about the 3D Cursor and Origin, and what you can do with them.

Learn how to join objects together and separate them.

Learn how to rename objects. You should rename your objects to keep your scene organized and to avoid confusion with objects of the same name.

Learn how to save and export your models into the Unity game engine.

Technical Requirements

Install BlenderBasic computer knowledge

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