Successful product designers combine inspiration and skills from a variety of disciplines. Beginning with foundational concepts in design, learn the design processes to create and visualize physical products.
Explore the foundations of design and the impact of materials.
Create your own product designs.
Visualize how your product will look in the real world.
Get up and running with Rhino 6, the powerful 3D modeling tool for product design and architecture, in just one hour.
1h 4m • COURSE
Design Foundation 3D: Shape and Form with Dave Schultze
Get a fast-paced, entertaining take on design history, theory, and insights. In this course, several 2D and 3D design principles are demystified, and real-world examples provided.
1h 8m • COURSE
Product Design: From Sketch to CAD with Jean Gorospe
Transform product designs that start as rough sketches into polished CAD drawings, with Photoshop, Rhino, and Illustrator.
1h 16m • COURSE
Product Design: From CAD to 3D Model with Jean Gorospe
Turn a CAD concept model into something functional and ready for product rendering and manufacture.
1h 45m • COURSE
Rhino and V-Ray: Product Design Rendering with Dave Schultze
Promote your design concepts better with beautiful product renderings built with Rhino and V-Ray.
2h 54m • COURSE
Design Foundations: Physical Materials with Scott Clear
Deepen your understanding of product materials by uncovering how to use materials more creatively.
1h 31m • COURSE
You'll learn product design skills with these experts
Dave Schultze is an industrial designer and notorious 3D geek.
As an industrial designer, he has developed products for Microsoft, LG, Umbra, and Hasbro. He has won multiple industrial design awards and his work has been recognized in media coverage worldwide. Most recently, his "Philco PC" concept computer was featured in more than 20 magazines. Dave is a dedicated educator who has taught a 3D visualization class at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles for the last 10 years. In recognition of his unique design, technical, and communication skills, Dave has been contracted by Fortune 500 manufacturers to inspire their staff and train them in the latest 3D tools.
Jean Gorospe has 15+ years of experience working in the video game, jewelry, and product design industries.
He specializes in 3D design using Rhino, ZBrush, and Maya. Jean also teaches various courses in CAD and digital sculpting. He is based in New York City. To learn more about Jean, visit his LinkedIn profile.
Scott Clear is the chief design and innovation officer at RKS Design.
With over 30 years of experience in design-led innovation and building brands by design, Scott Clear brings a new dimension to the world of industrial design. His unique global experiences and knowledge help him provide the missing link in the business of design.
As an industry thought leader and champion of brand, design, and innovation, Scott is a world-class industrial designer with expertise in business strategy, marketing, architecture, transportation, and product development.
This combination has resulted in signature solutions and unexpected industry firsts that have unlocked design opportunities and intellectual properties, leading to new acquisitions, management growth, and of course, bottom-line profits. Scott's clients include Ford, Honda, GE, 3M, Microsoft, and Sony.