The Spark Design Studio encourages faculty and students to engage in a design process/teaching style. From conceptualization to refinement, implementation and production, the tools and space in the studio accommodate this process.
Production equipment available includes a workstation with various design and media tools, laser cutter, waterjet cutter, CNC machine, 3D scanner, and conventional and large-scale 3D printing. A computer, video projector and interactive whiteboard are also available.
Production software available includes:
- Graphic Design, Video Editing, Web Development & Photography: Adobe Creative Cloud – full suite
- 3D Design: Maya, 3DS Max, Revit, Fusion 360 and MudBox
- Screen Capture: Panopto
- Statistical Modeling: Matlab (Web version only), R/R Studio
- Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, OneNote