Workshop Date: 6 – 17 February 2012

Location: Elseware Studio, 47 – 49 Argyle Street Fitzroy.

Schedule: There will be two streams of classes taking place from 10 – 1 pm and 6 – 9pm Monday to Friday during the workshop.


Tutors will be available for further assistance with software or Fabrication during each afternoon.

Workshop Cost: Students $700, Professional $900, SONA $450

Fee includes Tuition, Fabrication and Materials.


Workshop Requirements

All participants in the workshop will be required to bring their own laptop with the following software installed and operating:


Rhino 4 – Please ensure you have service release 8 or 9 to ensure the most recent version of Grasshopper will operate on your machine. The 30 day Rhino trial can be used throughout the workshop as it will operate all the required plugins.

Grasshopper – can be downloaded for free from here. Please ensure that grasshopper works on your laptop before the commencement of the workshop. Please install the latest build (8.0062), from the “Download” button at the top of the page.

Kangaroo – Kangaroo is a physics simulator for Grasshopper and can also be downloaded for free from here

Fabrication Technique

Hand wire bending using bending jigs

CNC Wire bending