BEEEEHOLD!!! Oh, ouch! Ok, muscles have tensed cracking most of the bones in my upper torso, but… (deep breath) No worries, because the endorphins are kicking in and some good ol’ modeling fun approacheth.

T-Splines is holding a contest. Yes, a modeling contest using T-Splines for Rhino. The winner will be chosen from the best models in the categories of consumer products, architecture, marine, jewelry, toys, and vehicular design. It can be submitted as a T-Splines, Rhino, SolidWorks, Pro/E, Spaceclaim or Inventor file.

The Prize? An iPad and V-ray for Rhino. Ready?

What is/are T-Splines?

T-Spines brings polygon modeling to Rhino… but you wouldn’t even know it. It’s smooth and takes your curve cares away. If you’ve never used T-Spines before, drop that chimichanga and go download T-Splines I say! You’ll want to get Rhino too. (free evals on both)

Cycling Helmet designed by Joaquin Laborda of Trum Design
Cycling Helmet designed by Joaquin Laborda of Trum Design

Some things to help:
Tutorial Videos
Free models
Tutorial forum
begineer webinars

All set? Get the details and send in your submissions here.


Josh is founder and editor at, founder at Aimsift Inc., and co-founder of EvD Media. He is involved in engineering, design, visualization, the technology making it happen, and the content developed around it. He is a SolidWorks Certified Professional and excels at falling awkwardly.