3D Dino Modelling


Friday 30 September | 10am - 4pm 
Drop and leave program


$90 per participant


Recommended for children aged 12 to 16 years old

Please arrive at 9.45am to complete participant registration and consent details.

The dinosaurs may be extinct, but digital technologies are evolving to help bring them back to life – come along and create your own 3D dinosaur, just like the ones you see in the movies and video games!

Using the well-known 3D software Blender, create your own dinosaur similar to those in Dinosaur of PatagoniaDuring this drop and leave program, participants will:

  • Create a 3D model
  • Extrude, stretch and rotate faces, vertices and edges
  • UV unwrap (the very basics of how) 
  • Texture paint their models
  • Render their model as an image in Blender
  • Export their model as a viewable file format

It's going to be a full day of fun, don't forget to bring a water bottle and a packed lunch. 

Please note that all technical equipment required will be provided, but please bring along a 4GB USB for download. 

Drop and leave programs 

Enabling juniors to experience the Museum independently, and discover and learn something new. Managed and monitored by experienced Learning and Engagement staff, giving students access to materials and resources that would not normally be available at home

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