Graphic Arts - Hands-on assignment

Posted: November 7, 2017

Choose three of the following. (If there is no equipment available work on your touch-up assignment)  



Art Rage

3D printer

($1 per print)

3D pen

Vinyl cutting


Tips with the tablet

Site to download 3D objects

Beginner tutorial

Changing filament colour

Tinkercad tutorial


(you must create an account or your work will not be saved – it’s free)



Loading the mat

Multi colour



Exceptional (85-100%)

Drawing uses several tools, techniques and shading

Designs something rather complex, no flaws or does major modifications to an existing design and successfully prints

A complex beautiful 3D object

At least two colours, student’s own design, transferred to another object and fits perfectly



Drawing uses at least two tools with different brush sizes and colours to make the drawing

Either modifies or does a simple design on Tinkercad and successfully prints

A 3D object that resembles the original

A more complex object that you traced our self and transferred to another object



Draws a simple image with several colours and it is clear what the image represents

Prints an object with some modifications like scale and position

A 2 dimensional object that resembles the original

One successful single colour print from the gallery and transferred to another object

Beginner (0-59%)

There is limited use of tools and/or the image is not very detailed or colourful

50% prints an object exactly as it came in from thingiverse

Very simple, sloppy or unidentifiable

Sloppy cutting, multiple lines not cleaned up