Radial Mechanism Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Radial Mechanism

In this Grasshopper tutorial, we are going to model a Radial mechanism which translates a circle up and down. This mechanism is similar to the Pantadome System developed by Mamoru KAWAGUCHI. You can change the size of the linkages.

Twisting Strips Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Twisting Strips

In this ParaCourse lesson, we are going to model a twisting box with a completely parametric axis and then learn how to use Shift Paths, Explode Tree, and Flip matrix to model a series of tween surfaces from the box.

Parametric Bench

Parametric Bench

Have you ever wondered how to model a Parametric Bench in Rhino Grasshopper? In this tutorial, we are going to model a Simple Parametric Bench from scratch. You will learn how to deform a box and produce the sectioning in grasshopper. We will also cover how to Nest the sections for Fabrication.

Ladybug Plugin Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Ladybug Intro

In this tutorial, we are going to teach you how to use the Ladybug Plugin from scratch.

Waffle Bowl Grasshopper3d Tutorial Digital Fabrication

6- Waffle Bowl

In this ParaCourse lesson we are going to model a waffle bowl from scratch. first we are going to model a parametric surface and then use perpendicular planes to intersect and extract the main curves.

Optimize Wall Covering Grasshopper Galapagos Tutorial

7- Wall Covering

In this ParaCourse lesson we are going to cover a wall with a series of modules. First we are going to use a polyline as the base of the wall and then optimize it by using Galapagos. Galapagos will find the best size for the modules and how many we need for each wall.

Sierpinski Python Grasshopper3d Tutorial

5- Sierpinski Python

In this Python tutorial you can learn how to model a parametric sierpinski triangle step by step and learn how to use Loops in python with a new method.

Lunchbox Enneper Surface

Lunchbox Enneper Surface

In this Lunchbox Grasshopper tutorial you can learn how to model a parametric Enneper surface by using the Lunchbox Plugin and extracting the Iso-curves.

Pt Attarctor triangles

10 -Pt Attarctor triangles

In this Paracourse lessons you can use a series of point attractors to change the scale of a square grid and then connect the corners to the middle of the scaled border.

Rotating Lines Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Rotating Lines

In this Rhino Grasshopper tutorial, we are going to model a series of rotating Points around another point to model a Parametric Art inspired by @motus_art Incrementally linked piece created in p5js.

For Loop (List) Python Loop exercise

4- For Loop (List)

In this grasshopper python course lesson we are going to study more about the loops and how you can use it to manage a List.

Python List Grasshopper3d Tutorial

2- List Data

In the second Grasshopper Python tutorial we are going to cover how you can use List data in Python and extract and use each item. We will also Rebuild the move component in Python.

Boolean Box Grasshopper3d Tutorial 3D Pattern

6- Boolean Box

In this Paracourse Lesson, we are going to model a parametric 3d pattern which is based on a solid difference of a parametric box with smaller boxes located at the corners.

Flexhopper Tutorial Grasshopper3d

9- Flexhopper

In this Paracourse Lesson, you will learn how to simulate the collision of a series of random particles with spheres by using the Flexhopper plugin.

Kangaroo Rigid Body Grasshopper3d Tutorial

8- Rigid Body

In this Paracourse Lesson, we are going to use the kangaroo’s Rigid body component to simulate a series of boxes connected together. Then we are going to transform them by defining a point attractor.

Millipede Roof Optimization Grasshopper3d Tutorial Millipede Plugin

6- Roof Optimization

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to use the millipede plugin combined with Galapagos to optimize the location of a series of columns for a simple roof. First we are going to define the geometric parameters for the columns and then define the structure.

Sine Waveform Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Sine Waveform

In this Rhino grasshopper tutorial we are going to use a point attractor to make a sine wave on a mesh sphere. We will use the normal direction combined with the distance from the point attractor to model the wave like form.

Stella3d Seek Force Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Stella3d Seek Force

In this grasshopper tutorial you can use stella3d to simulate particles which move towards a series of defined curves. This tutorial will help you understand how the seek force component works.

Parametric Polar Voxel Grasshopper3d Tutorial Dendro Plugin

4- Polar Voxel

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to use polar coordinates to model a parametric spiral. We will use graph mapper to give more control to the polar curve. Finally we can use the dendro plugin to voxelize it and give it a smooth mesh volume.

Simple Islamic Pattern Grasshopper3d Tutorial Parakeet Plugin

8- Simple Islamic Pattern

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to use a simple technique to make the modeling of the islamic star pattern easier.First we are going to define two parameters for the pattern control and then we are going to give it a thickness.

Interlocking Pattern Grasshopper3d Tutorial

7- Interlocking Pattern

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to model a parametric interlocking pattern. First we are going to start with a base grid (Hexagons) and then make the parametric connections with Nurbs curves.

Twisting Fractal Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Twisting Fractal

In this rhino grasshopper tutorial,we have used Anemone to make a twisting recursive fractal in which the module is based on a polygon moving, rotating and scaling at the same time.

5- Rotating Tower

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to remodel the filzfelt scale wall panels in grasshopper and make them parametric.

Truchet Tile Pattern Grasshopper3d Tutorial

6- Truchet Tile Pattern

In this Paracourse Lesson we are going to model a complete 3d Truchet tiles based on pipes. First we are going to explain the logic behind the pattern and then we will model it from scratch.

Kinetic Art Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Kinetic Art #1

In this Kinetic Art tutorial, we are going to model a rotating mechanism by defining the motion of the handle and then use the intersection between circles and the railways to model the mechanism.

Fractal Tree Generator Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Fractal Tree Generator

In this Fractal Tree Generator tutorial, we will use Grasshopper3d to model a parametric Fractal tree which can generate different tree models. First, we will use a plane and an arc to define the angle and length of the branches.

Parabolic Curve Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Parabolic Curve

In this Grasshopper tutorial, I want to teach you how you can simply make a parametric parabolic curve. First, we will define the baselines then we will divide it into points and by managing the index of the data we can finally make the pattern.

3d Sphere Wave Grasshopper3d Tutorial

3d Sphere Wave

In this Rhino Grasshopper tutorial you can learn how to apply a sine wave on a sphere based on a point attractor. First we will model a mesh sphere and then we will use the distance between the point attractor and the mesh vertices to move them.

Collide Sphere Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Collide Sphere

In this Kangaroo Grasshopper tutorial, we will use a simple method of a collision that collides a series of spheres with a solid, based on gravity! We can also add a floor to the definition and let the particles bounce on the floor!