Soap Film Pavilion Grasshopper3d Tutorial

Soap Film Pavilion

In this advanced lesson, we are going to convert the relaxed mesh into a NURBS surface and learn how to penalize it using Weaverbird, Kangaroo, and Lunchbox.

Spiral Tornado Grasshopper3d Definition

Spiral Tornado

In this grasshopper definition you can create a spiral from intersection of a series of twisted rectangles.

Soap Box

Soap Box

In this grasshopper definition by Daniel Piker, you can simulate a soap film surface by using the Kangaroo 2 plugin.

Randomized Voxels NGon Weaverbird Plugin

Randomized Voxels

In this grasshopper definition, you can model a voxel-based Mesh with a series of random points by using the Ngon plugin combined with Weaverbird.

Star Mesh Grasshopper3d Definition Mesh+ Weaverbird Plugin

Star Mesh

In this grasshopper definition, you can model an organic mesh by using the Mesh+ Plugin and Weaverbird.

Fusion Mesh Grasshopper3d Definition Ngon plugin

Fusion Mesh

In this Grasshopper Definition, you can model an iso-surface mesh by using the Ngon plugin.

Kangaroo Mesh Expansion Grasshopper3d Definition Kangaroo weaverbird plugin

Kangaroo Mesh Expansion

In this grasshopper definition we have used the kangaroo 2 Plugin combined with weaverbird to deform a mesh parametrically.

Perturbated Mesh Grasshopper3d Definition Fracturehopper weaverbird plugin

Perturbated Mesh

In this grasshopper definition, you can deform a mesh by a parametric noise using Fracturehopper Plugin.

Weaving Pattern Grasshopper3d Plugin Mesh+ Weaverbird Plugin

Weaving Pattern

In this Grasshopper definition, you can model a weaving pattern on a parametric revolution surface. First, we will extract a portion of the surface and convert it into a mesh. Then we will use the Mesh+ Plugin to model the Pattern.

Basket Weaving Grasshopper3d Example

Basket Weaving

In this grasshopper definition by Martyn Hogg,  you can model a weaving basket. You can select number of weaves in X or Y directions for a flat surface. Similarly, U and V divisions on a curved surface. It also works on a loft through curves.

Parametric Fields Grasshopper3d Tutorial Kinetic Art

Parametric Fields

In this Kinetic art tutorial, we are going to model something similar to the Kinetic art at the Randall Museum. First, we are going how to use fields in grasshopper and then we will convert them into geometry.

Sine Wave Table Grasshopper3d Definition weaverbird plugin

Sine Wave Table

In this Grasshopper definition, you can model a sine wave table using Graph mappers. Then you can use the Weaverbird plugin to give it a smooth look and finally extract the sections for fabrication.

Design of Freeform Membrane-Tensegrity Structure

Membrane-Tensegrity

In this thesis by Ye Feng, a generic digital tool for constructing membrane- tensegrity structure will be developed by referring to the analysis of MOOM pavilion and the generic freeform tensegrity algorithm proposed by Tomohiro Tachi and his team in The University of Tokyo.

Mesh+ Virus Grasshopper3d Definition weaverbird plugin

Mesh+ Virus

In this grasshopper definition, you can use the mesh+ Plugin to model a parametric virus-like mesh! finally, a Catmull-Clark subdivision can smooth the final result.

Brick Type F Grasshopper3d Definition Parakeet weaverbird plugin

Brick Type F

In this grasshopper definition, you can use the Parakeet Plugin to cover a curved wall with a “Brick Type F” component and use the Weaverbird plugin to give it some thickness.

Customizable Face Mask 500

Customizable Face Mask

In this grasshopper definition, you can generate a parametric face mask by spliting parts of the face mesh and use pufferfish to give it a symmetric look. Finally, use mesh+ plugin to give it some borders.

Parakeet Mesh Vault Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Parakeet Mesh+ Plugin

Parakeet Mesh Vault

In this grasshopper definition by using one of the parakeet’s tiling you can generate a vault-like form by using Mesh+ plugin and also Weaverbird to thicken the form.

Noisy Weave Grasshopper3d Definition

Noisy Weave

In this grasshopper definition, you can generate a Perlin noise on a pattern and use it for weaving the parameters. you can also use weaverbird to smooth the result.

Rotating Image Panels Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Plugin

Rotating Image Panels

In this grasshopper exercise file, you can learn how to rotate a series of panels based on an image. You can also extract an arc based on the angle of rotation.

Weave Mesh Pattern Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Plugin

Weave Mesh Pattern

In this grasshopper exercise file, we have used a plugin to produce a wave-like mesh pattern and then use weaverbird to smooth the final result.

Jewel Changi Airport

In this tutorial, we are going to model the Jewel Changi Airport Waterfall in Grasshopper. First, we are going to model the base surface and then we will divide it into two series of strips and make the panels from scratch.

Sierpinski Pyramid Grasshopper3d Tutorial Weaverbird Lunchbox Plugin

Sierpinski Pyramid

In this Rhino Grasshopper Lunchbox tutorial, we are going to show you a trick to model a Sierpinski Pyramid with the Lunchbox plugin. We will also show you how you can use Keyshot to get a better visualization of your form.

Pinch & Spread Torus Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Pufferfish Lunchbox Plugin

Pinch & Spread Torus

In this grasshopper definition by using the Pinch&Spread component you can add bubble-like form to a mesh and change the form of a torus.

Catenary Pavilion Grasshopper3d Definition Mesh+ Weaverbird Definition

Catenary Pavilion

In this grasshopper definition by generating two sets of catenary arches, you can create a parametric shell . Then you can use the mesh+ plugin to produce a weave pattern on the surface.

Kangaroo Cloth Grasshopper3d Definition weaverbird plugin

Kangaroo Cloth

In this grasshopper definition designed by Daniel Piker, we will learn how to simulate the clothcollide by using kangaroo2 plugin.

Flag Waving Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Kangaroo Plugin

Flag Waving

In this grasshopper definition by using the kangaroo2 plugin you can simulate the wind and see how it can move the cloth.

Wave on Icosahedron Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Plugin

Wave on Icosahedron

In this grasshopper definition first we model an Icosahedron by Weaverbird and then generate wave pattern on it by using Mesh+ Plugin. Finally you can also make the mesh thicker and smoother.

Flexhopper Cloth Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Mesh Edit Plugin

Flexhopper Cloth

In this grasshopper definition you can model a hanging cloth by using the flexhopper plugin. We also have used some components to collide a sphere with the mesh.

Parametric Spinner Grasshopper3d Definition Weaverbird Fattener Plugin Conceptual Design

Parametric Spinner

In this grasshopper definition, you can create a parametric radial structure and then thicken and subdivide it by using the Fatten and Weaverbird plugin.