12-13-17

  1. Final Project – combine the skills you have developed this semester.
  2. Puzzle review.
  3.  Download this image of a leaf and we will look at techniques for tracing an image and converting it for laser cutting.
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12-11-17

No VR today… 😦

  1. Final Project – combine the skills you have developed this semester.
  2. Puzzle review.
  3.  Download this image of a leaf and we will look at techniques for tracing an image and converting it for laser cutting.
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12-8-17

today- before you play VR you have to have all three laser cut projects below:

  1. finish your keychain and email your file to drakelasercutter@gmail.com as a PDF.  You cannot use your school gmail account to send this email. You must use a different email address.
  2. done with the keychain?  Create a laser cut puzzle.  Follow my Laser Cut Puzzle video tutorial. 
  3. done with the puzzle?  Download this image of a leaf and we will look at techniques for tracing an image and converting it for laser cutting.

Email all of your laser cut designs to drakelasercutter@gmail.com.  You cannot use your school gmail.

-how to make a laser cut puzzle using Inkscape
-set the cutline to one thousandth of inch
-import a file into Inkscape and center it on your shape
-before you print: set the margins of your document AND save as PDF

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12-6-17

today- before you play VR you have to have finished laser cut keychain and puzzle:

  1. finish your keychain and email your file to drakelasercutter@gmail.com as a PDF.  You cannot use your school gmail account to send this email. You must use a different email address.
  2. done with the keychain?  Create a laser cut puzzle.  Follow my Laser Cut Puzzle video tutorial. 
  3. done with the puzzle?  Download this image of a leaf and we will look at techniques for tracing an image and converting it for laser cutting.

Email all of your laser cut designs to drakelasercutter@gmail.com.  You cannot use your school gmail.

-how to make a laser cut puzzle using Inkscape
-set the cutline to one thousandth of inch
-import a file into Inkscape and center it on your shape
-before you print: set the margins of your document AND save as PDF

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12-4-14

Think about:
Laser Cut Holiday Gifts
that you can make.

 

1. Start Inkscape.
2. IF you have done the first round of laser cutting a keychain, then follow this Laser Cut Puzzle video tutorial.
3. IF you have just finished the Movie Poster project then join me in making a Laser Cut Keychain.

Email all of your laser cut designs to drakelasercutter@gmail.com.  You cannot use your school gmail.

-how to make a laser cut puzzle using Inkscape
-set the cutline to one thousandth of inch
-import a file into Inkscape and center it on your shape
-before you print: set the margins of your document AND save as PDF

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12-1-17

today:

1. Start Inkscape.
2. IF you have done the first round of laser cutting a keychain, then follow this Laser Cut Puzzle video tutorial.
3. IF you have just finished the Movie Poster project then join me in making a Laser Cut Keychain.

Email all of your laser cut designs to drakelasercutter@gmail.com.  You cannot use your school gmail.

-how to make a laser cut puzzle using Inkscape
-set the cutline to one thousandth of inch
-import a file into Inkscape and center it on your shape
-before you print: set the margins of your document AND save as PDF

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11-29-17

Annie Atkins: Computer Graphic prop maker
listen to the 99 Percent Invisible podcast about Annie Atkins

Done with movie poster?  Open Inkscape and we being laser cutting/engraving

Laser cut designs get send to drakelasercutter@gmail.com. Please do not use your school gmail – it won’t work.  Thanks.

 

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