Software

OUR SOFTWARE

Our computers inside, and just outside, the TechStyleLAB give you the chance to use cutting edge, specialized software. You can also use some of the software in our computer lab, which can be found at Rockwell124.

Which software can I use? 

Rhinoceros 3D (aka Rhino)

Rhino can be used for:

  • Computer-aided design (CAD) 
  • Computer-aided manufacturing (CAM)
  • Rapid prototyping
  • 3D printing and reverse engineering – this is particularly useful if you’re exploring industries like architecture, industrial design (e.g., automotive design, watercraft design) or product design (e.g., jewelry design) 
  • Multimedia and graphic design

Learn more about Rhino


CLO 

This 3D fashion design software program uses cutting-edge simulation technologies to help fashion and apparel designers bring their creations to life. Revolutionize your design process with fast, accurate and true-to-life 3D garment simulation. CLO can help you expand and increase your design capability.

Learn more about CLO


Optitex

This end-to-end fashion design software includes 2D CAD/CAM pattern design and 3D prototyping. It can be used for fashion, apparel, automotive and upholstery projects.

Learn more about Optitex


6D Embroidery

6D™ Embroidery lets you visualize custom embroidery to help bring a personal touch to your designs. You can customize lettering and patterns and create embroideries of your digital designs.  

Learn more about 6D


Procreate

Procreate has everything you need to create sketches, paintings, illustrations and animations - no matter where you are. You can take this virtual art studio anywhere, as it’s available to use through our iPads.

Learn more about Procreate


ApS-Ethos

Create designs on Adobe Illustrator and translate them precisely to real life using this laser-cutter software. You can access ApS-Ethos on the computer that’s attached to the laser cutter.

Learn more about ApS-Ethos


ChituBox

This slicer software works with our Elegoo Mars 2 Pro 3D printer to translate your 3D designs into physically printed, high quality resin prototypes. 

Learn more about ChituBox


Adobe Creative Cloud

Creative Cloud is a collection of more than 20 apps and services that can be used for photography, design, video, web, UX, and more. Two of the most popular are Adobe Photoshop, which we use for Digital Textile Printing and Adobe Illustrator, which we use for vinyl and laser cutter designs (Cricut).

Learn More about Adobe CCS


Cricut Design Space

We use Cricut’s software to create new Cricut products, browse projects, start designing, and cut items on our Cricut maker.

Learn more about Cricut