Welcome to our comprehensive Grasshopper certification course! Arie-Willem de Jongh - a veteran computational design expert - joins us again to teach and guide you through the course. The course consists of 7 modules, and we will cover everything you need to know about Grasshopper, followed by an exam to assess your skills and knowledge. Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced user doesn't matter. This course will cover all the aspects of Grasshopper in detail with various practical examples.
Expand your design skills with the power of Grasshoper
Experience the evolution of architectural design with Grasshopper. Boost efficiency, precision, and gain valuable data-driven insights with parametric modeling.
Grasshopper empowers designers to create highly complex and customizable 3D models by providing a visual programming interface. With Grasshopper, designers can manipulate parameters and inputs to explore various design possibilities. This flexibility allows for rapid iteration, enabling designers to fine-tune their designs and explore alternative solutions easily.
Efficiency and Productivity
With Grasshopper's visual interface, designers can automate repetitive tasks and create reusable design components. By creating parametric workflows, designers can quickly generate variations of their designs, saving time and effort. Grasshopper's ability to automate processes and handle complex calculations increases productivity and allows designers to focus more on the creative aspects of their work.
Integration and Collaboration
Grasshopper integrates seamlessly with Rhinoceros 3D, providing a cohesive workflow between 3D modeling and parametric design. This integration enables designers to leverage the modeling capabilities of Rhinoceros while harnessing the power of Grasshopper's parametric design tools. Additionally, Grasshopper supports interoperability with other design tools and programming languages, facilitating collaboration and data exchange with a broader design ecosystem.
Extensibility and Customization
Grasshopper offers a vast library of plugins and user-created components, expanding its functionality and providing endless possibilities for customization. Designers can utilize existing plugins or develop their own custom components to extend Grasshopper's capabilities. This extensibility allows designers to tailor Grasshopper to their specific needs, whether it's integrating advanced algorithms, connecting with external software, or creating unique design tools.
Introduction to Parametric Modeling
What is Grasshopper
Hello World, your first definition
1.- Overview - What will be covered in this module03min 00seg
2.- GH object types15min 32seg
3.- The workings of a definition25min 12seg
4.- Different Components Explained - pt126min 00seg
5.- Creating your first definition20min 03seg
6.- Different Components Explained - pt225min 00seg
7.- Different Components Explained - pt331min 28seg
8.- Practice your Skills - pt109min 18seg
9.- Practice your Skills - pt217min 38seg
10.- Practice your Skills - pt313min 01seg
Lists; how Grasshopper stores data
Data Trees; how Grasshopper stores data
Clusters, User objects, Plugins and Scripting
1.- Overview - what will be covered in this module02min 12seg
2.- How to install extensions for Grasshopper07min 00seg
3.- Your first Cluster21min 21seg
4.- Turning your Cluster into a User Object10min 42seg
5.- Where to find plugins and extensions09min 12seg
6.- See the plugins in action - part 118min 43seg
7.- See the plugins in action - part 210min 00seg
8.- Scripting21min 10seg
9.- Grasshopper Player and Remote Panel10min 44seg