Learn Autodesk Fusion 360 for Complete Beginners


Week 1

Week 1 Goals:

  • Learn the Fusion 360 UI
  • Create a Lego Block, Beer Bottle, Paper Clip, Whiskey Bottle, and Ice Cube Tray.

Skills/Tools covered:

  • Sketches, Extrude, Rectangular Patterns, Shells, Reference Images, Spline, Revolve, Sweeps, Appearance, Offset Planes, Lofts, Threads

Intro to Fusion 360's UI


Week 1 Modeling Exercises


Design #1: Model a Lego Block


Design #2: Model a Beer Bottle


Design #3: Model a Paper Clip


Week 2

Week 2 Modeling Exercises


Design #4: Model a Whiskey Bottle


Design #5: Model an Ice Cube Tray


Design #6: Model a Hex Nut


Week 2 Fabrication: 3D Printer

  • Intro to Fusion's Make feature
  • Export an STL version of our hex nut
  • Prepare model for printing using a slicer program
  • Print