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Wedding Rings

With this tutorial you will learn how to design a Wedding ring entirely, and even render it, everything using 2Shapes for Rhino. By following the steps of this guide, you will create a matching set of two wedding rings; a man’s and a women’s classic band.

Classic Render and Animation Gumball
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1 Your 2Shapes account
Make sure you have logged in your 2Shapes account, if you are not logged in, a grey icon should appear on the top-right corner. To log in, click on the Login icon. You can create your free account at app.2shapes.com,
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2 Women's Ring and Classic Ring Builder
Under the Shanks tab, we will use the classic shank command for this tutorial, so click on the Classic icon. Most of the 2Shapes commands include presets organized on two groups: Standard (designs created by 2Shapes) and Your Organization’s (the ones you and your team have created). In this case, we will edit clicking on the Pencil button.
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3 Change the curve profile
Let's change the profile this ring, click on the Profile preview, and in the Asset Selector dialog, select the 002.
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4 Profile’s measurements
We will also edit some parameters like the width to 2.5mm and height to 1.5mm. Our objective is to keep it symmetric, so we will only change the top section parameters.
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5 Apply changes
After making these modifications, it's an excellent time to apply the changes. Click on the Accept button on the top-right corner.
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6 Hide the women’s ring
Next, we will hide the ring to work more comfortably. In Outliner, find your Classic item, and click on the Eye icon to hide.
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7 Men's Ring and Classic Ring Builder
Under the Shanks tab, we will use the classic shank command for this tutorial, so click on the Classic icon. We will edit clicking on the Pencil button.
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8 Change the curve profile
Let's change the profile this ring, click on the Profile preview, and in the Asset Selector dialog, select the 007.
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9 Profile’s measurements
We will also edit some parameters like the width to 4.4mm and height to 2.5mm. Our objective is to keep it symmetric, so we will only change the top section parameters.
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10 Apply changes
After making these modifications, it's an excellent time to apply the changes. Click on the Accept button on the top-right corner.
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11 Scene Setup
We will now proceed to prepare a scene for a beautiful render. Select the Men's Ring clicking on it or in the Outliner, and with the Gumball, rotate it 90º. Note: Remember to check if Gumball. option is active in the status bar.
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12 Show the Women’s Ring
Let's show the Women's ring again. In the Outliner, click on theEye icon of the women's ring element to make it visible again.
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13 Move the Women’s Ring
Next, select the Women's ring and move it with the Gumball. Move 15mm to the Right and 1.6mm to Up .
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14 Rotate the Women’s Ring
Next, rotate it with the the Gumball 72º. Remember that you can set the value if you double-click on the gumball.
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15 Rendering
Let's create a beautiful photo to share with our customers. Under the File tab, click Render and Animation to open Render and Animation Studio.
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16 Applying materials
Drag and drop the materials you want to use, in this tutorial we will use White Gold 18k.
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17 Raytraced Display Mode
Let's change the display mode to Raytraced. Move the cursor to the right bottom corner in the viewport and click on the Raytraced icon.
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18 Background
Under the Ground tab you can also change the floor texture. Click on Basic Ground.
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19 Previewing and Render
Set your favorite point of view and let your computer calculate. As more time, more detailed it will be. When it is right for you, click on Render button to export.