Free SOLIDWORKS Tutorial - Modeling Pokemon | TforDesign

Model Pokemon using SOLIDWORKS

A fun SOLIDWORKS tutorial for essential SOLIDWORKS features by modeling Staryu and Starmie.

3D model your own character using SOLIDWORKS!

Course Summary

This is a fun course that takes you from knowing nothing about SOLIDWORKS to getting familiarized with essential features of SOLIDWORKS by 3D modeling Pokémon! During the course, you will learn the basic features of SOLIDWORKS and the significance of features' order in the design tree. Practice using SOLIDWORKS and create the greatest possible resemblance of the SOLIDWORKS model to the actual Pokémon.


No prerequisites needed (knowledge of SOLIDWORKS and/or CSWA certification is beneficial but not compulsory)

What is in the Course?

23 learning elements including:

  • 16 videos 
  • 4 drawings sets  

Learning Objectives

  1. Be able to design basic solid parts and build assemblies 
  2.  Be able to apply colors and textures  
  3. Be able to generate realistic renders with Photo View 360
you will get an certificate after completed the course

Certificate of Completion
To recognize what you learned

Assuming you are starting from scratch

Beginner Level
Assuming you are starting from scratch

the whole course will deliver in English

Taught in English
Standard English is used to deliver the material

 take one month to complete the course

One Month to Complete
5 hours learning time

men holding an ipad for taking notes

What Does This Course Cover?

  1. Extruded Boss/Cut 
  2. Revolved Boss/Cut 
  3. Mirroring
  4. Sketches and Features 
  5. Circular Pattern 
  6. Fillets 
  7. Appearances Renderings 
  8. Drawings interpretation

Samples From the Course

Below are sample videos from inside the course. All other materials are made with the same style and quality.

Color Appearance Demo
1st Evolved Core Modeling Demo
Starmie Assembly Demo

Certificate indicate learner successfully completing the Solidworks Associate level Training

Pokemon Card Instead of a Certificate

You will receive your very own Pokemon card after the completion of the course.

Course Instructors

Theodoros Leftheris

Theodoros Leftheris is a passionate SOLIDWORKS user. As a member of TforDesign he designs models for educational purposes to stimulate the students into their SOLIDWORKS experience. He is also an instructor of the 'Model Pokemon using SOLIDWORKS' course. He is graduate Mechanical Engineer with a BS and MSc degree. He always commits into applying the engineering principles to his design initiatives.

In 2019, he was accredited for his innovative way of thinking in design engineering as a participant in the bucking analysis test. He continuously tries to enrich his professional experience in engineering by pursuing further certifications.

In his free time, he uses SOLIDWORKS for fun projects to keep himself on track

Tayseer Almattar

Tayseer Almattar is the founder of TforDesign and co-founder of ideabee Design Consultancy. He holds a bachelor's (B.S.) degree in mechanical engineering and a Master of Design (MDes) degree in international design and business management. He has many years of experience in corporate training, instructional design, and quality assurance. He has also been an avid user of SOLIDWORKS for over 10 years and has published multiple online SOLIDWORKS training courses with over 40,000 enrolled students from over 120 countries. In addition, he authored the book 'Learn SOLIDWORKS 2020' published by Packt Publishing.

    Tayseer is interested in the use of design principles and technology to add value to different organizations. He is also passionate about sustainability and how design can help to build more sustainable organizations.