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Wednesdays in the Workshop: 3D Scanning Your World




James Branch Cabell Library, Lower Level, The Workshop
901 Park Avenue, Richmond, Va. 23284


The VCU Libraries Innovative Media department invites the VCU community to Wednesdays in the Workshop. The equipment and spaces in the Workshop are free and open to all members of the VCU academic community. Stop by each Wednesday for hands-on demonstrations of the proper usage of resources, services and workspaces. All Wednesdays in The Workshop run from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. and are held in The Workshop in the lower level of Cabell Library unless otherwise noted.

The series is free and open to all. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad StreetWest Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. For special accommodations, please contact VCU Libraries Innovative Media at (804) 827-3594 at least two days prior to the event.


Sept. 6

Technology Petting Zoo
Hands-on experimentation with all of the Workshop's equipment available for loan
Sept. 13 Experience Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality
Tired of this reality? Play around with headsets that take you to immersive new worlds
Sept. 20 DIY Pop-up Books
Learn paper engineering techniques that make your cut-outs move
Sept. 27 3D Modeling and Printing: Tips, Tricks and Techniques
How to build your 3D model like an expert to make the perfect print every time
Oct. 4

It's Alive!: Stop Motion Animation
Learn the fun process of making anything look like it's dancing
Oct. 11 Intro to Computerized Embroidery
Learn how to turn your design into embroidery without hand-sewing a single knot

Oct. 25
(in Room 205)

Find Your Digital Materials
How to find free and openly licensed images, audio, video, data and more
Nov. 1 Getting Started with Arduino
Experiment with interactive electronics that you can program to do almost anything
Nov. 8 Sewing Machine 101: For the Total Beginner
Your introduction to the sewing machine and how it works
Nov. 15 // P0$t3R D3$!GN // Best Practices in Poster Design
How to make your posters eye-catching, legible and not at all boring
Nov. 29 Podcasting: Everything You Need to Know
From beginners to whizzes, learn best practices in podcast production
Dec. 6

3D Scanning Your World
The best ways to scan your dog, your baby, your chainsaw, your shower rod, you ancient artifact...

Image: VCU Libraries Innovative Media logo


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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